A lecture and discussion with Ariel Noyman, PhD Candidate at the MIT City Science Group. Hosted by the Cal Poly Los Angeles Metropolitan Program in Architecture and Urban Design -- California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. Organized and moderated by CPLA_Metro Director Stephen Phillips, AIA, PhD.
Ariel Noyman is PhD candidate at the MIT City Science Group, a lecturer at Northeastern University, an architect and an urban designer working to fuse cities and technology. His research is on novel methods of urban modeling and simulation, future mobility and decentralized public participation. In recent years, Noyman coordinated and deployed a worldwide network of City Science Living-Labs (in Boston, Hamburg, Shanghai, Andorra and Helsinki to name a few) in an effort to confront his group's work with real-world challenges. His work received awards from the European Commission, the OECD, the Israeli Gov., was featured by The Guardian, 60 Minutes, The New York Times and was displayed in exhibitions, conferences and summits worldwide. Noyman holds a Master of Science from MIT and a Bachelor in Architecture (cum Laude) from Bezalel Academy in Jerusalem.