Ms. Kalaya Kovidvisith

Kalaya is co-founder of FabCafe Bangkok, a digital fabrication cafe, which doubles up as a local creative community for people to gather, mingle and connect. Kalaya is also Faculty of Architecture and Planning at Thammasat University, and Partner at Chassis+Infill Design Consulting & Architecture Firm.

Prior to FabCafe, Kalaya founded and managed the Xcellent Center for Eco Design Network, to connect diverse academia with local communities and bridge government institutions, companies, local factories and creators through research and design collaboration that put innovation into practice. Kalaya holds a Master of Science in Architecture Studies from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a B.A. in Architecture from Chulalongkorn University, and is currently pursuing a PhD from MIT.