Julien Vincelot

Urban95 Coordinator

Julien contributes to the development of the Urban95 strategy and manages global Urban95 partnerships and knowledge production on Urban95 such as the Early Years Starter Kit, including projects related to public space, mobility, neighbourhood planning, air quality and access to nature. He also provides technical assistance on Urban95 within the Bernard van Leer Foundation and to partners.

He joined the Foundation after graduating from a dual MSc degree in Urban Policy at the London School of Economics and Sciences Po in Paris. He also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Social and Political Sciences from Sciences Po’s Europe-Asia programme, and spent a year studying Chinese Language and Literature, Architecture and Urban Planning at Tsinghua University in Beijing.

Originally from France, he also has professional and academic experience in India, China, Mexico, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands.