Stephanie Edwards is an Architect, Urbanist and Cofounder of Urban Symbiotics - an insight and research led multi-disciplinary design practice that focuses on the user experience to innovate architecture, masterplanning and the public realm. Urban Symbiotics has recently been recognised by the Design Museum and the London Festival of Architecture as a practice for their 'architecture for a new generation' whilst also being nominated for a h100 architecture and design award. They are currently 're-imagining' the Black Cultural Archives in Brixton, leading on a Regeneration Framework in Croydon, alongside working on the UN Habitat's Future Cities Programme. Stephanie is also an elected Council member of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and was also celebrated as a 'force for change' by Vogue, alongside Baroness Lawrence in the 2019 seminal September issue guest edited by HRH the Duchess of Sussex. She continues to focus on delivering social value through a variety of project types and scales to facilitate the building of inclusive, equitable and progressive communities.