VERTICAL URBANITY | DÜŞEY KENTSELLİK will take place in Istanbul Technical University Faculty of Architecture, 109 Conference Hall, on April 18th 2011, 17:00.

The moderator of the panel is Ömer Kanıpak.

After taking his Master’s degree from MIT School of Architecture, History Theory and Criticism department, Omer Kanipak founded Arkitera Architecture Center in 2000. He held his position as the general director of the center until 2011. Currently he is a freelance architect working on various urban and architectural research projects. He frequently writes on various national and international publications, and provides consultancy for related institutions and architectural offices.