Tomas Diez Co-Founder of Smart Citizens
Tomas Diez is a Venezuela-born Urbanist, who has specialized in digital fabrication and its implications on the future cities models.
Tomas is a permanent faculty member of faculty at the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC), and one of the initiators of the Fab Lab Barcelona project. He holds a Bachelor in Urban Planning and Sociology from the University Simon Bolivar, a Master in Advanced Architecture by IAAC, and a Diploma on Digital Fabrication by Fab Academy Program from the MIT Center for Bits and Atoms, with which he works as a close collaborator in the development of the Fab Lab Network worldwide with the Fab Foundation.
He is co-founder of the Smart Citizen project and StudioP52 both in Barcelona, and currently the main consultant for the Barcelona City Council for the development of the “Ateneus de Fabricació (Fab Labs)” in the city.