Pedro Homem de Gouveia
Senior Policy & Project Manager
Pedro Homem de Gouveia is a Senior Policy & Project Manager at POLIS, a network of European cities and regions for transport innovation, where he coordinates work on Governance & Integration, and Safety & Security. He’s an architect with extensive experience in Universal Design, Public Space, Pedestrian Accessibility, Street Safety, Urban Governance, Public Participation and inquiry for design (surveys, focus groups, structured observation, user testing). He worked for more than 20 years at the local level, as a strategist, designer, trainer, consultant and political advisor. In the City of Lisbon, he developed and implemented the Pedestrian Accessibility Plan, a strategic plan to change the City’s internal systems for dealing with the pedestrian network, and kick-started the Vision Zero planning process.