The Board of the Digital Fabrication Network is structured to equally represent the following three groups:
fabricators and manufacturers, hardware/software suppliers, and academics/designers/researchers.
Achim Menges, Professor/ Founding Director ICD University of Stuttgart
Achim founded the Institute for Computational Design at U. of Stuttgart and is a Visiting Professor at Harvard and the AA. His work is published in several books, received international awards, and exhibited worldwide.
Bruce Beasley, Sculptor/Bruce Beasley Studios
Beasley is recognized as a pioneer in the use of technology in sculpture, starting in 1960 when he helped build the first university art foundry at UC Berkeley. His work is included in numerous permanent collections around the world.
Bruce Beasley Studios
William Kreysler, President, Kreysler & Associates
Kreysler & Associates is a leader in digital fabrication of composites for architectural applications. Prior to K&A Bill was Executive VP of Performance Sailcraft, makers of Laser, Star and J-24 class sailboats.
Chris Luebkeman, Director, Global Foresight + Research Innovation of Arup
Chris has been described by the Guardian as the “Willy Wonka of the built environment, conjuring up dreams of a future where we can cure our ills through faith, physics and forethought”, and was listed as one of the ten future speculators and shapers “Who will change the Way we live”, in Wallpaper Magazine.