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    Thank you!

    We would like to thank all our keynotes, chairs, speakers, authors, sponsors, media partners and attendees for their invaluable contribution...
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  • Keynote: Neil Gershenfeld

    Keynote: Neil Gershenfeld

    Prof. Neil Gershenfeld is the Director of MIT’s Center for Bits and Atoms. His unique laboratory is breaking down boundaries...
  • Keynotes: Virginia San Fratello & Ronald Rael

    Keynotes: Virginia San Fratello & Ronald Rael

    Virginia San Fratello and Ronald Rael are architects, artists and educators. They are partners at Rael San Fratello and in...
  • Keynote: Achim Menges

    Keynote: Achim Menges

    Achim Menges, born 1975, is a registered architect and professor at University of Stuttgart where he is the founding director...
  • Keynote: Mario Carpo

    Keynote: Mario Carpo

    Vincent Scully Visiting Professor of Architectural History, Yale University; and Ecole d’Architecture de Paris-La Villette (currently on leave). After studying...
  • Session Chair: Marta Malé-Alemany

    Session Chair: Marta Malé-Alemany

    Alemany is an architect, researcher and educator from Barcelona. She has been the Acting Director of the Institute for Advanced...
  • Session Chair: Axel Kilian

    Session Chair: Axel Kilian

    Axel Kilian is Assistant Professor for Computational Design at Princeton University since 2009. He previously taught Computational Design and Studios...
  • Session Chair: Philippe Block

    Session Chair: Philippe Block

    Philippe Block is Assistant Professor at the Institute of Technology in Architecture, ETH Zurich, Switzerland, where he directs the BLOCK...
  • Panel Discussion Chair: Philip Ursprung

    Panel Discussion Chair: Philip Ursprung

    1963 born in Baltimore, MD, USA; 1983-1993 he studied art history, history and german literature in Geneva, Vienna and Berlin;...
  • Session Chair: Wes Mcgee

    Session Chair: Wes Mcgee

    Wes Mcgee is a Lecturer in Architecture and the Director of the FABLab at the University of Michigan Taubman College...
  • Speaker: Robert Aish & Gustav Fagerström

    Speaker: Robert Aish & Gustav Fagerström

    Topo-facade: envelope design and fabrication planning using topological mesh representations. Robert Aish is visiting professor of Design Computation at the...
  • Speaker: Hanno Stehling

    Speaker: Hanno Stehling

    Bridging the gap from CAD to CAM: Concepts, caveats and a new Grasshopper plug-in. Hanno Stehling, Dipl.-Ing. Architekt SIA, is...
  • Speakers: Jelle Feringa & Asbjørn Søndergaard

    Speakers: Jelle Feringa & Asbjørn Søndergaard

    Fabricating architectural volume: Casting concrete, cutting stone, building with foam. Jelle Feringa and Asbjørn Søndergaard are founding partners in Odico...
  • Speaker : Ammar Kalo

    Speaker : Ammar Kalo

    perForming: Exploring Incremental Sheet Metal Forming Methods for Generating Low-cost, Highly Customized Components. Ammar Kalo received his Master in Science...
  • Speaker: Kadri Tamre

    Speaker: Kadri Tamre

    (Fr)Agile Materiality: Approximating uncertain fabrication processes. Kadri Tamre is an architect, currently working as a Teaching and Research Associate at...
  • Speaker: Ryan Luke Johns

    Speaker: Ryan Luke Johns

    Augmented Materiality: Modelling with Material Indeterminacy. Ryan Luke Johns is a research specialist at the Princeton University School of Architecture...
  • Speaker: Alex Haw

    Speaker: Alex Haw

    The Mobile Orchard: Growing Ergonomic, Edible, Aerial Datascapes. Alex Haw is director of the award-winning UK art/architecture practice atmos. Their...
  • Speaker: Benjamin Dillenburger

    Speaker: Benjamin Dillenburger

    Printing Architecture: Castles Made of Sand. Benjamin Dillenburger is an architect and programmer with a focus on the interplay of...
  • Speaker: Emily Baker

    Speaker: Emily Baker

    Search for a Rooted Aesthetic: Study in Spin-Valence. Emily Baker is an architect and assistant professor at the American University...
  • Speaker: Jose Sanchez

    Speaker: Jose Sanchez

    Bloom, The Game. Jose Sanchez is an Architect / Programmer / Game Designer based in London. In 2009 he founded...
  • Speaker: Skylar Tibbits

    Speaker: Skylar Tibbits

    Fluid Crystallization: Hierarchical Self-Organization. Skylar Tibbits is a trained Architect and Computer Scientist whose research focuses on developing self-assembly and...
  • Speaker: Ammar Mirjan

    Speaker: Ammar Mirjan

    Making with Flying Robots. Ammar Mirjan is an architect and researcher with a background in automation engineering. He received a...
  • Speaker: Michael Silver

    Speaker: Michael Silver

    Off-Road Fabrication: Architecture, Peripatetic Mobility and Machine Vision. Mike Silver is an architect, researcher and educator. He is currently a...
  • Speaker: Dirk Krolikowski

    Speaker: Dirk Krolikowski

    The Leadenhall Building. Design for Fabrication- Digital workflow and downstream fabrication system performance. Dirk Krolikowski has been the architect and...
  • Speakers: Joris Laarman, Tim Geurtjens & Alexandre Dubor

    Speakers: Joris Laarman, Tim Geurtjens & Alexandre Dubor

    Anti-gravity Additive Manufacturing. After a study mechanical engineering, Tim Geurtjens (1976) attended the Design Academy Eindhoven in 2003 where he...
  • Speaker: Jared Laucks

    Speaker: Jared Laucks

    Silk Pavilion- A Case Study in Fiber-based Digital Fabrication. Jared Laucks is a trained maker, architect, designer and fabrication specialist....
  • Conference Chairs: Matthias Kohler & Fabio Gramazio

    Conference Chairs: Matthias Kohler & Fabio Gramazio

    FABRICATE 2014 is hosted by Fabio Gramazio and Matthias Kohler, Professorship for Architecture and Digital Fabrication at ETH Zurich, in...
  • Fabricate Publication

    Fabricate Publication

    At the inaugural FABRICATE conference in April 2011 ‘FABRICATE: Making Digital Architecture‘ published by Riverside Architectural Press was launched and...