Tomás Díez

Codirector of the Master in Design for Emergent Futures

Tomás Díez is a Venezuelan urban planner specializing in digital fabrication and its implications for the cities and society of the future. He is director of Fab Lab Barcelona, directs the Fab City Research Laboratory and is a founding partner of the Fab City Global Initiative.

He is co-director of the Master in Design for Emergent Futures at the Institute of Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC) in Barcelona, where he teaches urban design and digital fabrication.

Tomás is co-founder of other initiatives such as Smart Citizen (open source tools for citizen participation), Fab City (locally productive and globally connected cities), (the list of in the world), and StudioP52 (art and design space in Barcelona).