Marika Fior is an urban planner and Adjunct Professor in Urban Planning and Urban Design at Politecnico di Milano. She holds a Ph.D. in “Government and Territorial Design”. Since 2015, Marika is a member of the National Association of Artistic Historical Centers Board, and she has edited several researches for the association with particular attention to the contemporary condition of the Italian historical centres. She did many research activities at the Department of Architecture and Urban Studies (Politecnico di Milano). She is freelance for projects and research on landscape, urban planning, and territorial planning.