Levente is urban planner, researcher, activist and policy adviser. He studied architecture, urbanism, sociology and art theory in Budapest and Paris, and worked on urban regeneration projects for the New York, Paris, Rome, Vienna and Budapest municipalities. He is the Managing Director of Eutropian Research and Action, editor of Cooperative City magazine, member of the Hungarian Contemporary Architecture Centre and Board Member of the Wonderland Platform for European Architecture. Levente specializes in urban regeneration, cultural development, community participation, local economic development and social innovation, with a special focus on building development scenarios on existing resources. In the past few years, he has been researching new organizational and economic models of community-led urban development projects. Based on this research, he has been helping public administrations and professional and community organizations of various sizes and geographic locations across Europe.