Dr Daniel Podmirseg

Daniel Podmirseg studied in Vienna at the University of Technology, University of Applied Arts and the Academy of Fine Arts where he presented his diploma on Vertical Farming in London in 2008. His doctoral thesis on the “Contribution of Vertical Farms to increase the overall Energy Efficiency of Cities”, published by Cuvillier in 2016, was developed at Graz University of Technology at the Institute for Buildings and Energy, with supervisor Prof. Brian Cody, defended with distinction.

He is founder and head of the vfi :: vertical farm institute in Vienna which concentrates on multidisciplinary research to develop strategies and new building typologies for Vertical Farming.