Prof. Dr. Uta Pottgiesser 2002 she earned her Ph.D. at Technische Universität Dresden (TU Dresden) on the issue of “Multilayered Glass Constructions” and in 1991 her Diploma in Architecture at Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin). She is speakes-woman of the research platform ConstructionLab, member of the research platform PerceptionLab and co-founder of the European Façade Network (EFN). As a member of Docomomo Germany and Docomomo International and of the Docomomo International Scientific Committee of Technology (ISC-T) she is also concerned with the adaptive reuse of Modern Movement Architecture. In 2012 she was a Visiting Researcher at the Getty Conservation Institute, Los Angeles. She is responsible for several international academic cooperations and active as a board member and reviewer of international journals (JFDE, JID). Next to her academic career she works as a practising architect and jury member.