Architect and Assistant Professor of Urban Planning 

 

Marco Facchinetti, PhD, is an architect and assistant professor of urban planning at Polytechnic of Milano (DASTU) and visiting professor in many universities around US. 

During his research and studies he has been involved in national and international researches programs, always focusing on the physical transformations of urban spaces and architectures, following the growth and the changes of contemporary cities. Above all, he studies the way physical spaces express the way people live and the way urban uses connect and interact. 

He is responsible of workshops of urban planning and he is actively involved in many important processes of planning for urban regeneration and urban development, providing a new way to see urban transformations as opportunities to redevelop parts of cities. He believes that the best investment, for a better human living, is in forms, urban and human, connecting the way people dress, act, play to the way spaces can dress their lives.