Makrand grew up in Bastar- tribal/central India and with merit scholarships went on to achieve higher education in US - becoming one of the first USGBC LEED Accredited Professional Architect in India (licensed to certify Green Buildings) Makrand Bhoot is bestowed with "Extraordinary Ability" Status by USCIS (EB1 "Genius" as categorized by Wikipedia)
Town Planning or toilet tools- No client too small or too large for -P-A-T-H- 'Professional Alliance for Technology & Habitat' - an action group founded/directed by Makrand Bhoot - networking diverse experts for complex undertakings to simplify systems..
AmbA or 'Arkitect makrand bhoot + Associates' -in tandem with prominent practices in New York & Mumbai -extends a range of consultancy services for Architectural & Structural Engineering Design, Project Planning DPR/RFP prep, Owner's Rep, Vastu Shastra & Feng Shui, Community-Corporate advisory, Energy & Environmental Efficiency, Urban Rural Landscape Ecosystem Bio-Diversity Outlook & Disaster Risk Resilience..
World Habitat Award cited by United Nations for his design-build mass housing projects integrating micro-finance, participatory planning, energy, water, waste, sanitation innovations Best Practices- Makrand is working across India and North America providing consulting & training (also disaster resilience services) so far in South Africa, China, Colombia, EU, Ecuador, Haiti, Indonesia, United Arab Emirates & United Kingdom.
Makrand has organized/coordinated many conferences/workshops.. Keynote Speaker, Moderator, Panelist- at TEDx, World Forums, Surgeon's Summit, Yoga Fest, GreenBuild, Tall Buildings Congress CTBUH, IEEE, AIA, APA, CII.. Covered in BBC CNN NPR ZEE.. NY Times NJ StarLedger Chicago Tribune Times of India Indian Express TV Barcelona, Industrial Economist.. local languages media.. Jury/Guide/Lecturer for college courses, thesis, labs, competitions..
Makrand remains open to challenging Projects & Prospects