Head of "Art and Culture in the Digital Turn" - Design by Data Advanced Master
Yasmine ABBAS is a French architect. She earned a DPLG from Paris-Val de Marne in 1997 and holds a Master of Science in Architecture Studies from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (SMArchS 2001) as well as a Doctor of Design from Harvard University Graduate School of Design (DDes 2006). Hybrid and neo-nomad, Abbas has lived, studied and worked in Morocco, France, the United States, Denmark and the UAE, in the fields of art and architecture, business ethnography and sustainability. This experience led her to develop a deep understanding of design research and innovation. She is the author of the book Le néo-nomadisme: Mobilités. Partage. Transformations identitaires et urbaines (FYP, 2011). Yasmine Abbas is a strategic design consultant and Professeur Associé at the Ecole Spéciale d’Architecture in Paris.