Somnath Ray is the CEO and co-founder of Timescape. Ray is driven by the intellectual motivation to imagine and propose new ways to interface with the world, both virtual and physical; currently involved in establishing Timescape as the new online paradigm for representing knowledge as an interactive web of stories using history and geography. Ray’s background is in Design+Computation and Architectural Design from MIT, MediaLab and Columbia University. Recipient of the Humanitarian award for design innovation in 2012 from MIT TechReview for the design and prototyping of a low-cost mobility solution for the disabled. And winner of the Evolo International Skyscraper design Competition in 2007. Ray's works have been published and exhibited in New York, Boston and New Delhi.
Vaibhav is the chief designer and co-founder of Timescape. His work often stems from a desire to envision powerful ways of knowing and engaging with the world through use of design and computational media. He is a graduate of the Interactive Telecommunications Program at NYU, TISCH and Srishti School of Design, India. He previously worked at Yahoo as an interaction and product designer and was part of the design innovation team at Yahoo Brickhouse. His visualization and mapping projects have been published and exhibited internationally at art and design festivals including Ars Electronica, ARCO MediaLabMadrid, Conflux, MUKHA, and The Centre for Contemporary Image in Geneva.
Mallikarjun holds a MS in Computer Science from Polytechnic Institute of New York University. He is passionate about bringing simplicity and remarkable design engineering to large scale systems.