Quang Truong

Principal and Co-founder at POLYTECHNICA

Quang Truong is a licensed architect, published book author, adjunct professor, and co-founder of an AEC technology startup company. His company, Polytechnica, is currently developing data-based architectural and urban planning tools using GIS and BIM technologies. He is an adjunct professor at Portland State University and has just published his first book, titled “Composite Architecture: Building and Design with Carbon Fiber and FRPs” (Basel: Birkhauser Architecture). Before starting his own company, Quang was an architect with over 15 years of professional experience in the offices of Diller Scofidio + Renfro, Richard Meier, Steven Holl, Rick Joy, and Lever Architecture. He has designed and completed museums, skyscrapers, and high-end residences using advanced materials and technologies such as FRP composites, mass timber, and aerospace-specific parametric software. Quang is a licensed architect in the states of New York and Oregon. Quang received a Master in Architecture from Yale University and a bachelor's degree from Dartmouth College, where he studied art and engineering.