Our origins

We started designing cities at the MIT Media Lab to respond to the challenges of urban density. Through this work, we concluded that the design of the spaces had to be totally reimagined. After years of research, Ori was born, with a name inspired by the Japanese art of paper folding.

Our team

We are an intrepid group tackling a big, complex problem. We come from different backgrounds, but share the same mission—to vastly improve the experience and affordability of urban living. Interested in joining us? View open roles here.

Our partners

We’re always excited to collaborate with those who share our vision for better urban living. We partner on projects with some of the biggest names in real estate, design and architecture. Would you like to collaborate with us? We’d love to hear from you.

Our investors

Ori is supported by a collective of investors focused on solving some of the biggest challenges of modern cities. They are among the best and the brightest in technology, design, real estate and finance.