Thiruvengadam is an architect, urban designer, Associate Professor with M.Arch from School of planning and architecture ,New Delhi (Urban Design) and B.Arch from T.V.B School of Habitat Studies, New Delhi. Thiruvengadam is an experienced urban designer with 10+ years of experience of translating ideas to scheme to reality. Currently testing waters in architectural design pedagogy. He has worked with various government bodies including but not limiting to MCD, DUAC, DDA, Himachal Pradesh Housing and Urban Development Authority. Having worked on various development projects across India, he now turns to teaching since last 2 years. Thiruvengadam’s current research is on Lighting Masterplan and Inclusive Development of City Fabric. His academic expertise is closely associated with his professional experience in Local Area Planning and catalytic urban development.