Birgit Clottens, Civil Eng/Arch, Design Critic, is an Associate Director in Architecture. She is a design critic and studio teacher at the University of Leuven. Birgit has been with ORG since 2012, where she has managed the civic center for Beveren (B) from concept to execution. She also led the study for the conversion of the Europalaan in Genk (B). She has over 10 years of experience in the design and execution of large-scale buildings and infrastructure projects. Before joining ORG she was Associate Partner at the leading architecture firm Foster + Partners in London and Singapore, where she worked on high profile projects in Europe, Asia and the US. Birgit Clottens obtained her Master’s degree in Civil Engineering-Architecture at the University of Leuven, Belgium.