Nashin Mahtani recognized with Young Alumni Achievement Medal in Faculty of Engineering


A remote ceremony has recognized Faculty of Engineering medal and award recipients, including Waterloo Architecture alum, Nashin Mahtani (BAS ’14 and MArch '15). 

As the director of the Indonesian nonprofit Yayasan Peta Bencana, Nashin Mahtani leads the development of software to support disaster relief.

Mahtani’s written, design, and film work has been widely published in numerous journals and exhibited across various international venues. A frequent speaker and presenter, she continues to be engaged as a guest lecturer with schools and universities around the world, including the University of Waterloo.

Her many accolades include being recognized as one of this year’s Forbes Asia 30 Under 30 for her contributions to the region's social issues.