Paris, France. Dr. Stéphanie Decker obtained an engineering degree from Arts et Métiers ParisTech (2010), and a PhD (2015) in environmental process engineering and materials for sustainable development.
She is specialised in energy efficient timber buildings design and multicriteria design methodologies. She is currently coordinating the Nature4Cities European research and innovation project as project manager.
The environmental concept of Nature Based Solutions (NBS) has recently been identified by the E.U. as a strategic frame to help the development of sustainable cities. Nature4Cities (N4C) is one of the two research program selected and funded by the European Union in order to build a common ground for NBS & Re-Naturing Cities,” through the H2020 Research and Innovation Programme.