Jürgen Preiss

Master of Landscape Planning and Design at the Vienna University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences.

1997 – 2007: Project manager in the landscape planning office Kirchner / Vienna.

Since 2007: Officer in charge in the section Spatial Development at the Environmental Department – MA 22 in Vienna. Responsible for the Urban Heat Islands Strategy Plan Vienna, Manager of the Vienna greening buildings program (façade-/roof-greening), leader of the Green and Open Spaces working group of the EcoBuy Vienna project, working on strategic environmental development by implementing environmental targets on strategic planning instruments (Town Development Plan, Climate Protection Program, Mission Statements). Providing service learning and consciousness- and awareness raising activities for universities, schools, local agendas and citizens’ events.