Stefano Boeri, a Milan-based architect who has has been widely published, has taught at leading universities, and is on the 2015 Milan Architecture Expo Advisory Board, will deliver the CTBUH Lecture as part of IIT Architecture Chicago's Dean's Lecture Series.

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Stefano Boeri (1956) is a Milan-based architect. He was editor in chief of the international magazines “Abitare” and “Domus”. Professor of Urban Design at the Politecnico di Milano, he has taught as visiting professor at Strelka Institute, Harvard GSD, Berlage Institute, among others. Between April 2011 and March 2013, was Executive Councilor for culture, design and fashion for Milan Municipality. He is the founder of “multiplicity,” aninternational research network dedicated to the study of contemporary urban transformations. Boeri is a co-author of different volumes such as Mutations (Actar, 2000), USE (Skirà, 2002), Cronache del Abitare (Mondadori, 2007) and author of Biomilano (Corraini, 2011), L’Anticittà (Laterza, 2011). Together with Richard Burdett, Jacques Herzog and William MacDonough, Boeri had taken part of the Architecture Advisory Board in charge of developing the guidelines for the urban transformations to be implemented within the frame of the 2015 Milan Architecture Expo.