Rosa Barba Finalist 11
Carl Steinitz for the International Geodesign Collaboration
Restoration of Lao-Ju Riverfront Ecosystem
Carl Steinitz is the Alexander and Victoria Wiley Professor of Landscape Architecture and Planning Emeritus at Harvard Graduate School of Design, and Honorary Professor at CASA, University College London. In 1965 he joined Harvard’s Laboratory for Computer Graphics and Spatial Analysis. In 1984, he received the Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture (CELA) Outstanding Educator Award for his “extraordinary contribution to environmental design education” and for his “pioneering exploration in the use of computer technology in landscape planning”. Professor Steinitz is principal author of “Alternative Futures for Changing Landscapes” (2003), and author of “A Framework for Geodesign” (2012). He has lectured and taught workshops at more than 150 universities and is a co-founder of the International Geodesign Collaboration.