Cynthia Echave is the Area Coordinator for Urban Planning and Public Space. She holds a PhD in Architecture from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (February 2007). She is responsible for the Superblock projects in the Agency and currently carries out superblock implementation programmes in several cities.
She has a wide experience in coordinating integral urban projects, leading projects with different scopes such as mobility plans, public space and greening strategies, and ecological urbanism. Her excellent abilities in the approach of methodologies that encourage conceptual framework complement her proven experience in managing projects.
She participated in books edited by BCNecology: “Ecosystemic Urbanism Certification” (2012); “Ecological Urbanism. Its application to the design of an eco-neighborhood in Figueres” (2011) and “Barcelona, ciutat mediterrània, compacta i complexa. Una visió de future més sostenible”(2007). She participates in seminars and is a speaker at several venues and international conferences.