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Fabricating Society, 13th International Conference of Digital Fabrication
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Robert Garita

San José Costa Rica
Robert Garita, Costa Rican architect with expertise in advanced architecture by the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia IAAC and a diploma in digital manufacturing Fab Foundation. He worked as a project assistant in the Fab Lab Barcelona and in charge of innovation projects for children in the Fab Kids program, developing the First International event of Digital Manufacturing for Children in conjunction with the City Council for International Event Fab10, held in June 2014, Co-founder and Director of MG Studio Design and Architecture (2007-2012).

Assistant Tutor in the course of Associative Modeling Digital Manufacturing and Advanced courses such as Digital Manufacturing Seminar Masters in Advanced Architecture at the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia, UCL - Faculty of Building and Environment, Bartlett School of Architecture in London Super Belleville coworking in conjunction with Noumena Architecture - Paris.

It has national and international awards and prizes such as: Business Leader of the Year Award, 2011 Builders of success - categories Architecture-Design and Certificates: "International Master of Business Leadership" and "Excellence in Business Management" by the Total Quality Association - Guayaquil, Ecuador. Metalco Award: Honorable Mention in the X International Biennial of Architecture, College of Architects of Costa Rica. First Place Winner Best Project Graduation Worldwide at Hunter Douglas Awards "Archiprix International, Shanghai - China 2007".

Professor, School of Architecture and Product Design Veritas University, performing very close projects themes based on innovation, technology and social inclusion, such as the Floating Surface workshop as part of the Fab Lab project in the Amazon Floating organized by Fab Lab Peru.

He is currently the Director of Fab Lab Veritas and President and Co-founder of the Fab Lab Association Costa Rica.