Professor in Urban Planning, Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden
Göran Cars is professor in Urban Planning at the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden, His professional interest is directed to urban planning and development. A specific interest is the interplay between urban development and infrastructure planning. This interest includes issues concerning negotiations as a method for decision-making and value creation in planning processes.
Since January 2013 is Göran based is Kiruna. His task is to draw a plan for the new town that has to be developed, as the existing town has to be relocated because of the expansion of Kiruna’s iron ore mine.