AffliationMIT Media Lab
Pat Pataranutaporn is a technologist, designer, and a researcher at MIT Media Lab. He co-founded the Futuristic Research Cluster of Thailand known as FREAK Lab, where he and his team works on futuristic projects from hologram to social robotics, wearable biotechnology to citizen space exploration. Pat’s projects have been globally acknowledged and featured on TED X, Time, FastCompany, Disruptive Innovation Festival, SXSW Eco, National Geographic, and UNEP. Pat believe that the innovation must converges aesthetics, functionality, and community to create the sustainable future. Beyond research, Pat also serves on the advisory board of Space Zab, the first interplanetary technology research company in Thailand.