Abel	Maciel

Abel Maciel

Director, Construction Blockchain Consortium

Dr. Abel Maciel is Honorary Senior Research Associate at the Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL. His research interests include Computational Design, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Distributed Ledger Technology (Blockchain). He is Director of Design Computation Ltd., a specialist consultancy focuses on the development and delivery of complex Building Information Modelling, Programmatic Design and the research and development of new technologies for the AEC industry. Abel brings extensive experience in architecture and research on a wide range of design typologies and scales, working with some of the world’s leading design practices, such as Foster and Partners, Heatherwick Studio and Zaha Hadid Architects. He is a Founding Director of the Construction Blockchain Consortium (constructionblockchain.org) and Faculty Member of the UCL Centre of Blockchain Technologies.