Edward Finch is a freelance ‘thought leadership’ author. He obtained his PhD from the University of Reading in 1989 and was Professor in Facilities Management at Salford University (2008-2011). He acted as editor-in-chief of the academic journal Facilities for fifteen years. His writing challenges technological myopia in the workplace, suggesting that we also need to understand what it means to be human.
Guillermo Aranda-Mena is Associate Professor at RMIT University, in Melbourne, Australia and Visiting Professor of Architecture at Politecnico di Milano, UNESCO Chair in Mantua. In 2003 he completed his PhD at The University of Reading, United Kingdom and has since collaborated with numerous universities around the world. He continues to travel widely and divides his time between Singapore, Hong Kong, Mexico, Italy and Melbourne where he currently resides with his partner Dee and son Memo.