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Thomas Ugo Ermacora

London

Thomas is a creative director and social entrepreneur whose work focuses on urban regeneration and participatory design practices. He is the founder and curator of LimeWharf, an artistic community and innovation hub in East London, and curator of the RECODE Talks, a series of interactive social events on topics in urbanism. Thomas previously ran the transition consultancy Etikstudio, which promoted sustainable lifestyles through experiential events like Dreams on Wheels, a travelling exhibition on cycling culture run in collaboration with Gehl Architects and Biomega. He has worked on Zero Carbon projects throughout Europe and acted as a strategic partner, creative director and business advisor to green start-ups such as Ethical Economy Ltd, which makes value-based performance tools, and Inhabitat.com, the largest weblog devoted to sustainable design. Part urbanist and part futurist, he is currently writing a book on innovation in urban regeneration with Urbanista publisher Lucy Bullivant and restlessly searching out new opportunities to improve cities through creativity. Thomas is the founder of Clear Village.