Silvia Vercher holds a Master of Architecture and Urban Design with Distinction from Columbia University, Master of Urban Planning from the University of South Australia, and a Bachelor of Architecture from the University Polytechnic of Valencia, Spain, and the Aarhus Arkitekskolen, Denmark. Trained in architecture, urban design and urban planning with a strong interest in sustainability, she has professional experience in Spain, Mexico and the USA, including the Hudson River Rebuild by Design Masterplan by SCAPE Studio, NY. She is currently a designer on the Guayaquil, Ecuador 250-hectare airport project with Perkins Eastman, NY. Silvia participated in CSUD events at Habitat 111 Quito in 2016, and the 2018 World Urban Forum in Kuala Lumpur, and is contributing to to the CSUD project, Accelerating the SDGs. She is a Fellow with the Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization.