Sayjel Patel

Assistant Professor, Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation, UAE

Sayjel is an architectural designer, researcher, and lecturer. As principle investigator with the SUTD Digital Manufacturing & Design Centre he led “The 3D Sampling Project” – an initiative exploring new design and fabrication processes, which combine mobile 3-D scanning, and advanced additive manufacturing . Sayjel is also the director and co-founder of CodeKitchen – an open educational platform, which promotes design and technology outreach through community-based learning labs and workshops. Sayjel holds a Masters of Architecture degree from MIT.