Sangyu Xi (zh: 席桑榆) is an award-winning interdisciplinary designer and programmer. Her career objective is to empower people and integrate evolving technology with the limited resources available to facilitate positive changes in the world. Sangyu earned a Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Cincinnati. Prior to that, she studied Computer Science for two years, laying the groundwork for her subsequent embrace of computational design. During her student years, she completed six internships, spanning corporate and consulting firms in the US and Japan. Her works have been featured on James Dyson Award, Dezeen, Designboom etc.