365体育备用网址Co-Founder, Terreform ONE
Maria Aiolova is a leader in interdisciplinary education focused on smart cities and ecological design. She is the co-founder of where she created ONE Lab, an experimental school that combines design and science in a singular curriculum. The organization is based out of the Brooklyn Navy Yard and is part of the maker-community.
Aiolova was the academic director for global programs at C.I.E.E. (Council on International Educational Exchange), where she created programs in Berlin, Barcelona, Prague, Shanghai, Cape Town and New York. She taught at the University of Applied Arts Vienna, Pratt Institute and Parsons School of Design at the New School. Aiolova has been a visiting lecturer and critic at Harvard Graduate School of Design, Columbia University, Cornell University, City University of New York, Washington University in St. Louis, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, University of Toronto and Rhode Island School of Design. Formerly, she served as vice president and chief scientific officer of ETEX Corporation, a biotechnology company in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
365体育备用网址She is also an inventor and holds 18 technology patents. Her many awards include: American Institute of Architects’ New York Award for Urban Design, the Victor J. Papanek Social Design Award in 2011, the Zumtobel Group Award for Sustainability and Humanity and the Build Boston Award, as well as First Place in the Charles/MGH Red Line Station Design Competition in Boston and the Izmir Post District International Competition in Turkey.