Honghao Deng is an award-winning innovator and computational designer creating the field of responsive context-aware architecture with the integration of IoT and AI. He holds a Master of Design Technology with Distinction at Harvard GSD. He is the Co-founder and CEO of Butlr. He formerly was a researcher at City Science Group, MIT Media Lab.
Honghao has won multiple awards in the field of smart city technology, including Architizer A+ Award in Smart Building Technology, Red Dot Best of Best, Core77 Award, Gold and Platinum A' Design Award, iF Design Award, Fast Compay Innovation by Design, World-Changing Ideas, and 1st Prize Future Cities Contest. His research is published on UIST, SIGGRAPH, CHI, TEI, DIS, and ISWC. His works have been covered by Financial Times, TechCrunch, World Economic Forum, Domus, CCTV, Wallpaper, and the National.