Vivian Doumpa is an urban planner and geographer, with a specialization in (creative & participatory) placemaking. She has international experience on placemaking and citizens’ participation in urban planning, especially in matters of public space and neighbourhood revitalization.
Throughout her work she integrates aspects of socio-cultural management, non-formal education and community building. She is an associate partner for STIPO, a netherlands-based team for urban development, and board member of Placemaking Europe network. “Kyklos – Urban Sustainability and Circularity Lab” in Thessaloniki is a new platform for her to develop with the rest of the team of InCommOn NPO new strategies, methodologies and tools for community building, inclusion and placemaking by re-framing circularity and achieving impact on local level.