Dr Hossein Rezai-Jorabi

Founding Director, Web Structures, Singapore & Milan Research Lab

Dr Rezai is an engineer, a design visionary and an educator.

he is one of the initiators of the concept of “fusion engineering”. He is the first and only engineer to receive the coveted title of “Designer of the Year” from the President of Singapore in 2016 under President’s Design Award. He is very passionate about the advanced computational design process, and a holistic approach to architecture + structure, with recent involvement with the Aga Khan Award for Architecture as a member of the master Jury in the 13th Cycle of the award in 2016, and as a Jury member for the President’s Design Award 2017-2018. Dr Rezai is a founding director of Web Structures. Milan Research Lab is his latest initiative aimed at redefining the collaborative nature of designers working with machines to overcome the challenges faced by the industry and the world at large.