Isabel de Felipe, PhD

Isabel de Felipe, PhD

Polytechnic University of Madrid Associate Professor, itdUPM & PRONATUR Board Member

ABOUT

Madrid, Spain. Dr. Isabel de Felipe is Associate Professor at the Technical University of Madrid (itdUPM) and currently a member of its Board of Directors. She also belongs on the Board of Directors of PRONATUR.

As an active member of  WGIN (World Green Infrastructure Network) and the European Federation of Green Roof Associations (EFB), she has participated in the association’s international congresses since 2009 and edited several books in English and Spanish including Naturacion Urbana (1999), Green Cities in the World (2014, 2015), Agricultura Urbana Integral (2015), Vertical Urban Agriculture (2018) and Multifunctional Urban Green Infrastructure (2019).

Isabel has directed a great number of cooperation projects in America, Asia and Africa, and as a researcher she has participated in national and international projects about green urban infrastructure and has been involved in regular courses on urban agriculture and more recently (2018) in a Massive Online Open Course (MOOC) about “Green Cities.” Also, she has been director of PhD and Ms Theses on the urban agriculture topic.

Dr. Isabel de Felipe is part of the collaborative video “Future Challenges for Multifunctional Urban Green Infrastructures” with Dr. Julian Briz.