Urban and city planning is the profession that has remained aloof from the disruption caused by pandemic spread and the lockdown. Now the demand for the professionals is emerging even in the private sector.
Amanpreet Kaur is now an Associate at Urban Transport & Green Financing at Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy, an NGO that works on ensuring better quality of life by improving quality of urban infrastructure and services and quality of citizenship. Amanpreet has Bachelor’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning from G.N.D.U. Amritsar and Masters degree in Environment Planning & Management from School of Planning & Architecture, Vijayawada.
Ar. Asmita Ganar has been appointed as Urban Designer at StudioPOD, a city planning, urban design, and architecture firm. Asmita is a B Arch from Sir J.J College of Architecture and Masters in Urban Design, City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning from CEPT.
Ar. Debayan Chatterjee has joined Jacobs as Urban Designer. Debayan is an experienced Urban Designer and Educator and is skilled in AutoCAD, SketchUp, Mixed-use, Comprehensive Planning, and Sustainable Design. Debayan has B Arch degree from Jadavpur University and a Master’s degree focused in Urban Design from School of Planning and Architecture.
Eva Kalia has been appointed as Sustainability Analyst at Schneider Electric Energy & Sustainability Services. Eva has done her BSc Honours in Botany from Hansraj College and MBA in Business Sustainability from TERI School of Advanced Studies.
Ar. Manas Kanti Maji has joined Khatib & Alami as Senior Urban Designer. Manas is an experienced Architect-Urban Designer and in his previous assignment he had worked on projects like 3500 acres Mehkar New Town Master Plan for MSRDC at Mehkar, Buldhana, Maharashtra and 260 acres AP-ADE Industrial Park Master Plan at Ananthapur, Andhra Pradesh. Manas has done B Arch from IIEST, Shibpur and Masters in Urban Design from School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi.
Manasa Garikaparthiis is now an Urban Designer at Oasis Designs Inc. Manasi is an experienced architect and urban designer and is skilled in AutoCAD, Revit, Sustainable Design, InDesign, and Sketching. She has done her B. Arch from R. V. College of Engineering, Bangalore and Masters in School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi.