Ali Murtaza

February 17, 9:30am - 12:30pm PKT. Hosted at National Incubation Center

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About the speaker

Ali Murtaza is a Lahore based designer and educator who specializes in industrial and interaction design. He is a Fulbright alumnus, and holds an MFA in Industrial Design from Savannah College of Art & Design (SCAD).

As a design consultant, Ali has worked with clients like Dolby Labs, Grid Impact, Coke USA, Audi, the Biomimicry Institute and Innovations for Poverty Alleviation Lab (IPAL).

Ali currently manages Makeistan - Pakistan’s first academic maker space - and teaches design in the Electrical Engineering department at Information Technology University (ITU). He has previously taught at Beaconhouse National University (BNU) and is a frequent guest lecturer and juror at art and design schools around Pakistan.

He is also a Rajeev Circle Fellow, and Director of the fellowship’s Digital Arts and Technology program.

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