Design by DATA @ the Fab City Summit – July 2018

January 9, 2018By Oceane EkraEvents No Comments

Last November, the city of Paris was awarded with the “European Capital of Innovation Award”, a prize that distinguishes Paris as the most innovative and competitive metropolis in terms of economic attractiveness in Europe. It was at the 9th Web Summit in Lisbon that the city was chosen for its ability to project itself into … Read More

Design By Data Advanced Master® on air

December 4, 2017By Oceane EkraEvents No Comments

Lineweights Over Coffee podcast recently welcomed Francesco Cingolani – director of the Mastère Spécialisé® Advanced Master DESIGN by DATA at Ecole des Ponts ParisTech. Francesco, as presented in the podcast, is also the co-founder of Volumes, a collaborative coworking space in Paris that is run by a team of interdisciplinary designers that features a maker studio and a foodlab and associate professor … Read More

Breakfast Information session for companies and press

June 20, 2017By Oceane EkraEvents No Comments

“What returns on investment and applications of parametric design and new technologies for building and city?” We are glad to invite you to a breakfast information session on Wednesday, June 20, 2017 around the following themes: parametric design, generative design, geometric optimization, robotics, large scale 3D printing. Interested by one of these topics and, in a … Read More

Mass Customization and Design Democratization symposium

April 25, 2017By Oceane EkraEvents No Comments

Thanks to parametric design and digital fabrication it is now possible to mass produce non-standard, highly differentiated products – from shoes and tableware to furniture and now even houses. Variety no longer compromises the efficiency and economy of production. Furthermore, parametric definitions of products’ geometry are made accessible via interactive websites to anyone who could … Read More

Conference – Design for the Responsive City by Areti Markopoulou

April 14, 2017By Oceane EkraArchitecture, Events No Comments

Tuesday, April 25 at 1:00 p.m.: Design for the Responsive City (Adaptation, BuildingsThatThink, AugmentedDesign) by Areti Markopoulou, IAAC > Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia Academic Director This lecture, presented as part of the “Tuesday lessons” Conference Cycle, is organized by National Architecture School of Paris Marne La Vallée in partnership with Design By Data … Read More

RESHAPE17 | Wearable Technology competition programmable skins

March 31, 2017By Oceane EkraEvents, New Materials No Comments

For the 2017 edition, Reshape wants to support the use and adoption of Additive & Advanced Manufacturing Technologies by promoting the interaction between top users with manufacturers and service providers by sharing success stories and technological needs and limitations and held in Barcelona between the 3rd and 5th of October 2017. Reshape17 competition is organized by … Read More


March 29, 2017By Oceane EkraComputational Design, Events No Comments

After the success of the 1st edition of the “BIM and Computational Design” Talk, École des Ponts ParisTech French prestigious engineering school is pleased to invite you to a new event dedicated to the following subject: “Questioning relationships between software and creativity for Architects and Engineers”. How do the diverse design professions approach the evolutions … Read More