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Pat Pataranutaporn 

Pat Pataranutaporn is a creative biologist, designer, coder and an undergrad student from Thailand at Arizona State University. He is enthusiastic in prototyping impossible things as he presented in his TED X talk “Prototyping the Impossible ”. His works examine the symbiotic relationship between human and technology beyond traditional contexts ranging from using AI to cope with mental health issue on social media, designing how human interact with DNA computer, and making bioinspired device that capture proteins from insects and convert into

3D printed food. Pat and his team’s projects have been featured on FastCompany, Time, Disruptive Innovation Festival, National Geographic, The Guardian, and UNEP. Pat believe that the innovation must converges aesthetics, functionality, and community to create sustainable future. Pat is the co-founder of Humanity X and BioX, award winning tech startups, and Freaklab (Futuristic Research in Enigmatic and Aesthetics), an open research lab in Thailand focusing on designing the future and beyond.