RA Board Dinner (Sydney)
29/05/2019 18:30 to 29/05/2019 21:30
Venue: Water @ Pier One
The pre-Summit Board Dinner is an informal networking event to welcome our Summit speakers and get a preview of what they will be talking about over the course of the two-days.
Carlo Ratti - Professor of Urban Technologies and Planning; Director, SENSEable City Lab, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
An architect and engineer by training, Professor Carlo Ratti teaches at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he directs the Senseable City Lab, and is a founding partner of the international design office Carlo Ratti Associati. He graduated from the Politecnico di Torino and the École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées in Paris, and later earned his MPhil and PhD at the University of Cambridge, UK.
Ratti has co-authored over 500 publications and holds several patents. His work has been exhibited worldwide at venues such as the Venice Biennale, the Design Museum in Barcelona, the Science Museum in London, and The Museum of Modern Art in New York. Two of his projects – the Digital Water Pavilion and the Copenhagen Wheel – have been included by TIME Magazine in the list of the ‘Best Inventions of the Year’.