Tigran Haas, Ph.D. is the Tenured Associate Professor in Urban Planning and Urban Design, at the School of Architecture and the Built Environment at KTH – Royal Institute of Technology. He has background and holds advanced degrees in architecture, urbanism, regional planning and environmental science and has also done Pot-Doc Fellowships at MIT, Media/Design Lab, CED – UC Berkeley and University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He has been a guest professor at the Zagreb School of Economics and Management (ZSEM). Tigran Haas is currently the Director of the new Centre for the Future of Places (CFP) and is the Director of the Graduate Program in Urbanism Studies at KTH. He was the founder of the first ever Scandinavian Graduate Program (MSc) in Urban Planning and Design at KTH, Stockholm.