Carlo Ratti

Carlo Ratti

Director of MIT Senseable City Lab, Founder of Carlo Ratti Associati design and innovation office

Carlo Ratti is an italian architect, engineer, inventor, educator and activist. He is the founder of Carlo Ratti Associati,an international design and innovation office. He graduated from the Politecnico di Torino and the École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées in Paris and he earned his MPhil and PhD at the University of Cambridge, UK. Carlo holds several patents and he has written on a large number of international publications. His work has been exhibited worldwide and he has been considered one of the most innovative and influential designers by several magazines. He also teaches at MIT, where he directs an investigation group called MIT City Senseable Lab, focused on the study of the interaction among people, new technologies and cities from a multidisciplinary perspective that include study fields such as design, urban planning, engineering, physics, biology and social studies; all of this with the aim of empower citizens so they can define their urban experience. Carlo is currently serving as co-chair of the World Economic Forum Global Future Council on Cities and Urbanization, and as a special adviser on Urban Innovation to the President and Commisioners of the European Commision.      Follow the project: @SenseableCity Follow him: @crassociati More info: senseable.mit.edu  

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2017-09-12 60 minutos

Urban hacking for social good

Carlo Ratti

Director of MIT Senseable City Lab, Founder of Carlo Ratti Associati design and innovation office