Founder & CEO, Intelligent City
Oliver Lang is an architect, urban product designer and technology entrepreneur with over 28 years of experience. He is the Co-Founder and CEO of Intelligent City, a housing technology company that takes an adaptable product- and scalable platform-based approach to simultaneously address climate change and housing affordability, across varied markets and broad customer needs. The company offers one- stop mixed use housing and workspace solutions through the seamless integration of award-winning design-engineering, software, robotics, mass timber building systems and industry collaborations, creating quality buildings that are faster to assemble, more affordable to build and operate, while being consistently carbon neutral. The company has pioneered, and successfully tested, now market ready mass timber and Passive House technology for mid- to high-rise (6-18 storeys, EMTC / IBC21) mixed-use buildings, and opened its first automated manufacturing facility in Delta BC this summer. Intelligent City is a winner of Breakthrough Energy Solutions Canada and has been awarded the Solar Impulse Foundation Label. Oliver is also the Co-founder and Principal of LWPAC, a Governor General's Medal winning architecture practice based in Vancouver BC since 1999. He is a graduate of Columbia University and the TU Berlin.