Biography Ana Betancour
Ana Betancourt is an architect and Professor andHead of Department at Umeå School of Architecture. Until recently, she was a Professor in Urban Design at the School of Architecture, Chalmers University of Technology. She founded A + URL/ Architecture + Urban Research Laboratory, and she currently runs the architectural practice Urban + Architecture Agency. Including numerous projects that ranges from architectural and urban design, academic research, multidisciplinary cultural- and new media projects. Her work investigates alternative strategies and ways to operate and catalyse change within global transformations affecting cities today. She is widely published, exhibited, and is a member of various international reference groups, networks and organisations, nationally and internationally. More info can be found on her LinkedIn website or watch one of her lectures on YouTube.
The encounter will place on during the second week of March, 2015 at the School of Architecture, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden