Rena Giesecke (Dr. sc. ETH Zurich) is the Program Manager for Experts Insights at the Holcim Foundation. She manages the Foundation's global expert network in academia and industry, and leads the design and implementation of a dynamic program of thought leadership activities for sustainable construction. Rena holds a Master of Architecture and a Doctor of Sciences from ETH Zurich.
Before joining the Holcim Foundation, Rena was an ITA Doctoral Fellow at the Chair of Digital Building Technologies at ETH Zurich where she developed innovative solutions within the field of emerging Additive Manufacturing and digital technologies for construction. Her expertise includes research with industry partners, teaching and project management from concept and technology development to implementation, and scientific publication.
Role in the NCCR Digital Fabrication
Alumni: Associated Researcher
Current positionProgram Manager for Experts Insights at the Holcim Foundation
- Date: 01.01.2018
- Authors: Mania Aghaei Meibodi, Andrei Jipa, Rena Giesecke, Demetris Shammas, Mathias Bernhard, Matthias Leschok, Konrad Graser, Prof. Benjamin Dillenburger
- Event: 38th Annual Conference of the Association for Computer Aided Design in Architecture (ACADIA 2018)
- Notes: Paper presented on Thursday 18th October 2018.