Ofer Manor is the Chief Architect for the City of Jerusalem and the founding director of the Jerusalem Urban Design Center. He is the proud recipient of five national design awards. He has taught at the Harvard GSD and at the Technion in Haifa and he currently teaches at the Bezalel Academy and the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Ofer Manor has lectured extensively, both at global academic venues and as a keynote speaker at international conferences. He completed his B.Arch. cum laude and M.Sc. in Urban Design at The Technion and is a graduate of the Loeb Fellowship at the Harvard GSD.