Sam Patterson, Technical Trainer

Sam is responsible for training activities across the Technical and Future Skills teams. This includes Innovation Factory engagement and dissemination events for industry and outreach activities for schools, colleges and universities across our funded Future Skills projects. Sam applies his experience of managing projects and disseminating learning through his work in both the Technical and Future Skills teams. After graduating from the Glasgow School of Art with a degree and diploma in architectural studies he began his career working at Architecture and Design Scotland as a Design Officer where he delivered programmes of exhibitions and events including Scotland’s 2016 and 2018 entries at the Venice Architecture Biennale. Sam contributes to the Royal Institute of Architects in Scotland (RIAS), currently serving on the Interim Nominations Committee and as a past Vice President of the Glasgow Institute of Architects.