About Björn Svensby Kurling

Björn Svensby Kurling is a Programme Manager within the thematic area Sustainable Built Environment at Vinnova. His main interest lies in policy for urban transition to climate neutrality, with a particular emphasis on the rethinking of how to use streets and public space. He is Vinnova’s contact person for the Driving Urban Transitions partnership, in which he also chairs the steering group of the 15 min city Transition Pathway. A political scientist by training, he has also worked as a consultant, at the Swedish Energy Agency and at the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency.