Head of Institute of Landscape Architecture, Wrocław University of Environmental & Life Sciences, President of the Association of Polish Landscape Architects
Irena Niedźwiecka-Filipiak is an architect with specialty in landscape architecture, President of the Association of Polish Landscape Architects since 2016. Irena is Professor at Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences. Since 2010 Head of the Institute of Landscape Architecture and Head of the Unit for Rural Landscape Protection and Management.
Since 2014, Irena has been leading the team developing a project for the optimal layout design for green infrastructure within the Wrocław City Central Activity Area and its implementation principles and guidelines. The work was commissioned by the Polish Institute for Territorial Development. Besides that, for over 20 years, Irena has been conducting research into rural transformations in Poland.