Profile of Mr Fabio Cutaia University of Palermo

Fabio Cutaia

Interested in urbanism, he studied Territorial, Urban and Environmental Planning at the School of Architecture of the University of Palermo. Having won an Erasmus scholarship, he also studied at the University of Navarra. Fascinated by landscape and environmental issues, he then pursued a two-year Master of Science in Landscape Ecology and Planning in Palermo. In 2008 he entered the profession with “Urbani & Associati” in Palermo and then he joined Milan at “Architettura Paesaggio” and at “DRME”.
He is pursuing a doctoral degree in Urban and Regional Planning in Palermo, spending a period of research at University of Valencia.

General research interests

Urban development phenomenons; analysis and
interpretation of landscape transformation; impacts of territorial policy on cultural heritage; strategic environmental assessment; innovation on governance instruments; territorial planning tools.

PhD/Postdoctoral Research Title

Landscape and environment in planning tools. A possibility of integration through the strategic environmental assessment

PhD Abstract

The research focuses on the coordinated integration of landscape, urbanism and the environment in spatial planning, using evaluation methods.