Sorachai Kornkasem is a Ph.D. student in the Cognitive Studies in Education program at Teachers College, Columbia University. He has been working as an architect over the past 15 years in NYC focusing on shaping the effective, creative and sustainable workplaces and environment . His research interests include design technology, sustainability, cognitive psychology, visuospatial thinking and environment psychology. Mr. Kornkasem holds MS in Architecture & Urban Design from Columbia University, GSAPP. He was awarded with the Edwin A. Horner Graduate Fellowship to complete his M.Arch from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He attended Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand earning the B.Arch (Distinction).