Arlind Okaj

Arlind Okaj

Chicago, IL, US




Municipality of Tirana, Tirana, Albania, Tirana , specialist architect

Specialist in the directory of the Urban Planning. I am responsible for defining technical standards, norms and regulations for the development and supervising the regulatory plans and the detailed local plans (dlp) for the local governmental units.

Mar 2012 - current


Efficient Energy Use and Planning, Karlstad-Stockholm, SE | Tirana, ALB, Advanced Training

Attended the advanced international program and enhance knowledge in new working
methods, innovative approach toward sustainable use of natural resources and proper
solutions finding, regarding thematic topics.

Dec 2014 - May 2015

Cracow University of Technology, Poland, Cracow, PL, Masters, Architecture and Urban Design

Graduated with a master’s degree in Architecture and Urban Design; five year, full-time program validated by the RIBA.

Oct 2006 - Oct 2011

The University of Tennessee - Knoxville, Knoxville, TN, US, International Student

Semestral exchange student and member of the designing team in the University of Tennessee for the Solar Decathlon Competition, held in Washington DC in september 2011

Jan 2010 - Jul 2010

Сross-boundary Summer School of Spacial Planing | Skadar Lake, Montenegro, Podgorica, Montenegro, Summer School for Spacial Planning

Aug 2006 - Oct 2006

International Center of Education, Cracow, PL, Pre University

Studied polish language, architecture history, terminology and literature and advanced hand drawing.

Oct 2005 - Jul 2006

Kolegji Turk "Hasan Riza Pasha", Shkodër, AL, High School, Diploma

Oct 2001 - Jul 2005

Areas of Specialization