Ar. Poorva Priyadarshini is an Architect and Urban Planner. On completing her Bachelors of Architecture at Babu Banarasi Das University, Lucknow, she pursued her Master’s degree in Urban and Regional planning with specialisation in Land use planning from CEPT University, Ahmedabad. Her academic activities focus on Land use policies and legislations, city level planning, city financing and integrating land use and transportation. Her work explores the intersection of smart city, stakeholders, master planning process and implementation.
Ar. Poorva has 2.5 years’ experience in both academics and industry. During the years of practice she has been involved in Smart cities, Regional Planning, Sustainable development. Poorva has worked as an Architect and Urban Designer at Archohm, Noida. She has also worked with Lucknow Development Authority and Department of Rural Development on their researches before joining full time with KR Mangalam University in 2019. She is a researcher and collaborator with UNESCO’s Project on Intermediate cities.