Amin Mojtahedi, PH.D., Assoc. AIA
Design Innovation Manager, HGA
Amin’s work focuses on the architecture of social learning in work and higher education environments. Leveraging his Stanford training as a University Innovation Fellow and IDEO teaching experience, Amin is a proponent of incorporating Human-Centered Design and Design Thinking into the architectural process. Amin believes the most innovative and equitable solutions to organizations’ toughest challenges are inside them. So, he designs conditions for grassroots change and sustainable growth in organizations by empowering their people. Amin is the Chair of Certificate of Research Excellence (CORE) at the Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA). In 2018, Silicon Valley Business Journal and San Francisco Business Times named Amin “Upstart 50” for his innovative approaches to user-centered design and research.