Alessandro Balducci

Alessandro Balducci, Ms in Architecture and PhD in Urban and Regional Planning. Is Full professor of Planning and Urban Policies at the Politecnico di Milano and president of Urban@it, the National Center for Urban Policies Studies. Has been Deputy Mayor for Urban Planning of the City of Milan, senior Vice Rector of Politecnico di Milano, head of the Department of Architecture and Planning of the same university, director of the PhD program in Spatial Planning and Urban Development, President of the Association of the European Schools of Planning, founding member of the European Urban Research Association, and chair of the Italian Society of Urbanists (SIU). Director of many national and European research projects on urban innovation, is author or editor of 17 books and of numerous articles and essays in Italian and English on urban planning and urban policies topics.

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