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About the Expert:
Bert is an architect and writer and holds MAs in architectural engineering (Catholic University Leuven, Belgium) and cultural sciences (Free University Brussels). Born in Belgium, in the past decade, he has lived and worked in architectural consultancy, writing, and academia in Amsterdam, Beijing, Shanghai, and now Lisbon, where he relocated in 2018. He is the co-director of "MovingCities," an independent research organization investigating the role of architecture and urbanism in shaping the contemporary city.
Bert lived in China from 2006 to 2018, where he held academic positions at The University of Hong Kong (2011-14), China Academy of Art (2013-16), and Xian Liverpool University (2015-18). He has been a Context expert since 2013 (Shanghai and Lisbon), focusing on architectural and urban history and development. He is a prolific writer and public speaker in the fields of architecture, urbanism, and culture.