Kareem El-Sisi, an Egyptian national, is an MCP student at MIT with a discipline in City Design and Development. His research focuses on reaching sustainable strategies that transform complex, underdeveloped areas that have existed since ancient times into world-class, timeless cities that generate economic prosperity and provide a decent quality of life. He is currently a Research Assistant at the Senseable City Lab.
Kareem holds a B.A. in Political Economy and a B.S. in Urban Studies and Planning from the University of Southern California. He speaks Arabic, French, and English.