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Laka

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Monika Thadhani

(AIA, NCARB, Architect, Designer and Urban Planner, Adjunct Professor at IIT Chicago, Founder of Education For Future) Monika is Adjunct Professor at College of Architecture at IIT, Chicago. She has been also teaching and lecturing at Architecture Workshop in Venice (organized by IUAV, University of Venice) during Venice Architecture Biennale. She was recently selected for BD+C (Building Design and Construction) 40 under 40 award as “Influential Individual”. Monika is a Founder and Principal of MoNa Architecture, Design and Planning office in…
Laka
October 13, 2016
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Paolo Santi

(Researcher, MIT Senseable City Lab, IIT-CNR, Member of IEEE Computer Society) Dr. Paolo Santi is a Research Scientist at MIT Senseable City Lab where he leads the MIT/Fraunhofer Ambient Mobility initiative, and is a Senior Research at the Istituto di Informatica e Telematica del CNR in Italy. He has been recently recognized as Distinguished Computer Scientist from ACM. His research interest is in the modeling and analysis of complex systems ranging from wireless multi hop networks to sensor and vehicular networks…
Laka
August 20, 2016
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Paweł Sroczyński

(Founder and strategist of the Cohabitat Foundation) Paweł Sroczyński is the founder and strategist of the Cohabitat Foundation. He is the creator of an platform dedicated to construction of autonomic housing developments - cohabitat.net, and propagator of open-source and open hardware ideas in architecture. As a researcher into natural building techniques, he strives to find and implement new paradigms of constructing of human settlements as structures based on principles of the functioning of entire ecosystems. https://cohabitat.net/
Laka
August 20, 2016
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Peter Kuczia

(IARP and BAK Architect, Ecological construction, Author of CO2 Saver House) Dr. Peter Kuczia is an expert in ecological constructions with more than 20 years of experience. 2008 PhD dissertation on Solar Architecture in Germany. Author of “Educating Buildings – Learning Sustainability through Displayed Design”. He has been awarded international prizes e.g. 1st prize of Polish GREEN BUILDING COUNCIL for ZERO-ENERGY Research and Educational Complex Wroclaw University of Technology; National nomination – MIES VAN DER ROHE AWARD for European Architecture…
Laka
August 10, 2016
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Pradeep Devadass

(Architectural Robotics Developer, Researcher, Co-founder of rat) Pradeep Devadass is an architect, researcher and computational designer. Pradeep leads the research cell as the Head of Research & Business Development at rat. Currently working as an Architectural Robotics Developer, based at Architectural Association, in collaboration with Bristol Robotics Laboratory(UWE). His works have been published and exhibited internationally in the United Kingdom, Europe and India and he is one of the recipients of the prestigious MAK-Schindler Residency Program Award (Los Angeles / Vienna) awarded to…
Laka
September 11, 2016
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Rasa Navasaityte

(Architect, Designer, Co-founder of lab-eds) Rasa Navasaityte is an architect and designer. She is the founder of the design practice lab-eds. She teaches at the institute of urban design in Innsbruck and lectures digital techniques at the Vilnius Academy of Arts. Currently she works on her PhD-thesis titled: „Inside/Out – The seven diagrams of Ungers as an organizational matter“. Her project contributes to an architectural framework of ecological form and is acknowledged through several publications, awards and exhibitions. http://www.lab-eds.org
Laka
September 11, 2016
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Silvia Titotto

(Structural Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Researcher in Biomimetics) Dr. Silvia Titotto is the principal investigator of the “4D Printing and Biomimetics” interdisciplinary research group. She is currently an Assistant Professor of the "Engineering, Modeling and Applied Social Sciences Center" and at the Post Graduate Program in “Engineering and Management of Innovation”, both at the Federal University of ABC (UFABC). She holds a PhD title from Politecnico di Torino (Italy) in the field of "Technological Innovation for the Built Environment"…
Laka
August 20, 2016
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Sudarshan Krishnan

(Architect, Structural Engineer, Educator, Assistant Professor of Structures in the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) Sudarshan Krishnan is an architect, structural engineer and Assistant Professor of Structures in the School of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His current research is focused on lightweight structures and transformable architecture. This includes cable domes, deployable structures, tensegrity and tensioned-membrane structures. He serves on the Working Group-6: Tensile and Membrane Structures, of the International Association of Shell and Spatial Structures (IASS), and on…
Laka
April 3, 2017
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Sushant Verma

(Architect & Computational Designer, Researcher, Co-founder of rat) Sushant Verma is an architect & computational designer, currently leading research organization rat - Research in Architecture & Technology. Former architect at Zaha Hadid Architects, London & a Sr. Editor at Arch2O, he holds teaching positions at a number of universities internationally & is involved in education for computational & parametric design. He is the founder of rat EDUCATION, which is an initiative to spread the idea of computation in design profession…
Laka
September 11, 2016
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Thom Faulders

(Architect, Founder of FAULDERS STUDIO, Professor of Architecture at California College of the Arts) Thom Faulders, founder of FAULDERS STUDIO, works at the intersection of commissioned architecture, speculative design research, permanent public art installations, and international museum and gallery exhibitions. His participation in leading international museum and gallery venues includes the FRAC Centre Orleans in France, Oslo Triennale, SOMarts Cultural Center San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, New York Museum of Modern Art and many others. The work of…
Laka
October 9, 2016