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Oscar Carracedo

Oscar Carracedo

Director, Resilient and Sustainable Cities Design and Planning. R&D Lead at SOG - Barcelona

Bio

Oscar Carracedo García-Villalba is an Architect, Urbanist, Educator and expert in digital transformation and business development. He is currently Director Resilient and Sustainable Cities Design & Planning. Research and Development Lead at SOG, Director of the Designing Resilience International Research Programme, and Professor of the Master in City Resilience Design and Management at the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya. His work explores the intersections between contemporary and future urbanization processes, climate change and sustainable futures, hybrid dense cities and urban resilience, and changing economies and societies. His research and consultancy work develops innovative ideas on regenerative urban design, climate resilience, sustainability, integrated urban planning, and informal urbanism practices and processes. Oscar spent almost nine years at the National University of Singapore as director of the Master of Urban Design, co-director of the Master of Urban Planning, and Assistant Professor at the Department of Architecture.