Haris Piplas

ETH Zurich, D-ARCH, Urban-Think Tank Chair

Zurich, Switzerland

Haris received his postgraduate degree in Urban Design at the Technical University of Berlin. He has collected academic and professional experience in Germany, Denmark and Italy. Since 2011 he is affiliated to the ETH Zurich and its Urban-Think Tank Chair of Architecture and Urban Design where he works in teaching and coordinates a research project on urban transformations in Central-Eastern Europe.

He has published several articles in magazines and contributed to various publications. He was Editor of the Journal of the “European Federation for Landscape Architecture”.

His positions include the Scientific Committee at the UN SCBD Network “MediverCities”, the Advisory Board for the Built Environment Symposium at the European Forum Alpbach and the ULI Germany “Building Healthy Places” initiative.