WHO WE ARE
An international multidisciplinary group highly qualified to respond the contemporary complexity of our cities and hinterlands at all scales of interventions.
Disposes of a worldwide network of partners and eco technology providers, under ongoing NDA Agreements, for implementing and promoting Excellence Projects Solutions on a global scale. Registered “Professional Association” in the Chamber of Commerce of Florence Italy for Italian knowhow Culture & Green Design Architecture (and Urban Planning & Industrial Design) within Advanced European “Eco_Technologies” transference, focusing on innovative Architectural Green Design products: Solar Farm Eco Village, Smart Green Schools, Eco Skyscraper , Soil Less Green House, Smart Eco Housing, BioCenter Business Incubators, EcoResort and Agro Cities, within the new environmental paradigm. Composed of professional registered Italian architects university professors in Architecture, Urban Design and Agro production, with over 30 years experience and based on scientific and academic bonds in Italy and Europe.
IDG counts on several signed on_going “Non Disclosure Agreements” with European Eco Technology providers, supporting innovation in Design at Territorial, Urban, Architectural and Industrial Design scale. IGD Targets new growing markets in Asia, Africa and Latin America. Under the auspice of ABITA Interuniversity Research Center Headquarters Florence Italy, WREC World Renewable Energy Congress United Kingdom & MedGreenForum Global networks, developing emblematic projects worldwide targeting United Nations Sustainable Development Goals recently approved at UN General Assembly 2015. SINCE 2010 promotes the Quality Brand, “ABITAGREEN ®”: Sustainable Building & Green Living.
Marco SalaFounder / President
Full Tenure Professor at the University of Florence , Faculty of Architecture. Born in Pistoia, Italy, Doctor in Architecture at the University of Florence in 1972. Since 1973 Member of Italian Architects Association. 1973/77 Member of Italian Association for Building Industrialization, Milano 1975/80 research contract for the University of Florence. 1976/82 senior partner of Unidesign ltd (architecture, restoration and interior design). Since 1980 researcher in charge at the University of Florence. (more…)
Professor & Senior Research Scholar at ABITA Inter University Center of the University of Florence in Italy. “Suma Cum Laude” in Architecture & Urban Planning University of Florence 1983; Registered architect in Italy since 1984; PhD University of Rome, “La Sapienza”1990; Post PhD University of Rome & Grenoble, France 1994. Over 30 year’s professional & academic experience in spatial /urban planning & environmental architectural design, fostering sustainable development within UN policy & strategy, SDG (sustainable development goal). (more…)
Graduated in 1978 from the Department of Architecture of the University of Florence and has been working there since 1980 with his own studio. He is a member of the Architect Association of Florence. At the beginning of his career, he collaborated with Giovanni Michelucci, one of the most prestigious Italian Architects of the twentieth century. The main feature of his work is its innovative and creative design. He has focalized his research on the concept of New Sustainable Cities, from town planning to architecture, including design facilities, retail, amusement parks, exhibitions and events venues.
Graduated in 1975 at the Turin Polythecnic in Architecture and Urban planning. It has been working as an indipendent professional since 1977.He is amember of the Architect Association of Turin. In the eighties he cooperated, with the Bologna’s ERA (Energy Resources Environment), to a project for the development of the Enza River Valley, in the Emilia Romagna Region.