Associate Director, Pivotal Act
As Associate Director of Pivotal Act, an initiative in Pivotal, Aly is dedicated to building technology that addresses social, humanitarian and environmental issues. Her talk highlights the unintended consequences of our design choices and methods to address them.
Prior to Pivotal, Aly was a Design Consultant at ThoughtWorks, working across private and social impact sectors with the likes of HSBC and Volkswagen, and with humanitarian organisations like Red Cross and Save the Children. Aly holds a masters in Transdisciplinary Design and a bachelor's degree in Industrial Design. In 2013 she won a Rockefeller Grant, and was a finalist for the Fast Company Innovation Awards in the same year.