Gil is a Portuguese architect; urban planner; professor; researcher, PhD candidate and entrepreneur. After graduating from university, he lived and worked in Goa (India), then move back to Porto (Portugal), later moved to Barcelona (Spain), spent some time in Calgary (Canada) and is now back in Porto. He basically graduated, explored different places, learnt to work better and returned home to start his own projects. He loves studying and teaching and tries to articulate both with a private professional practice. Gil currently works as a researcher for the University of Aveiro, Portugal, is the Co-founder and partner of Parqur, an architecture and urban planning collective, and the brand new organizer of CreativeMornings Porto.