Nashin Mahtani

Nashin Mahtani

Nashin Mahtani is the director of PetaBencana.id, a non-profit organisation developing methods and integrated software infrastructures for community-led disaster co-management.

Nashin Mahtani is the director of PetaBencana.id, a non-profit organisation developing methods and integrated software infrastructures for community-led disaster co-management. She leads a multi-disciplinary design research team in developing real-time visualisations of disaster events to support democratised practices of mutual aid for climate adaptation. Mahtani also creates new representational forms and data visualisation strategies to explain humanitarian information and communication technologies and systems. With a background in architecture, her research and design work investigates the relational complexities of urban infrastructure, computation, and neuroscience.