XRC Labs Cohort 1 Companies (Oct 2015 to Jan 2016), Companies

Urbacraft is a digital and physical platform for mass customizable construction toys that allows anyone to imagine, manufacture, and sell their own designs.

Ayssar Arida (Co-Founder, CEO & CDO)
Ayssar is a practicing urbatect, writer, educator and design entrepreneur. His award-winning work ranges from digital design including web, mobile, and game design and development to large-scale city planning and strategy, and toy design.

Sabine de MAUSSION (Co-Founder, COO)
Sabine is a PhD candidate in Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths College in London, and lectures at USJ and at ALBA in Beirut. Previously director of the Arts Department at the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Relations Officer at Le Centquatre (104), and Education and Learning Programmes Officer at the Centre Pompidou.