Global Urban Development
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Advisory Board

(as of September 1, 2014)

Amina Abdi Aden, Director of Housing and Town Planning, Ministry of Housing, Djibouti, Djibouti

Poonam Ahluwalia, President, YouthTrade, Cambridge, MA

Abderrahmane Ajbour, Administrator, Division of Cooperation, Ministry of Employment, Social Affairs and Solidarity, Rabat, Morocco

Grace Akumu, Executive Director, Climate Network Africa, Nairobi, Kenya

Jamie Alderslade, Vice President for National Initiatives, Community Development, Citigroup, New York, NY

Arthur Alderson, Associate Professor of Sociology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

Alfonso Alfonsi, Vice President, Gruppo CERFE, Rome, Italy

Besnik Aliaj, Professor, Department of Architecture and Design, POLIS University, Tirana, Albania

Rachelle Alterman, Professor of Town Planning, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel

Prince Cemil Giray Alyanak, Founder, Mondofragilis Group, Annecy, France

DeWayne Anderson, Transactions and Market Research Director, AMB Property Corporation, Singapore

Jerome Anderson, Senior Global Project Manager, Stewart Global Solutions, San Antonio, TX

Kael Anderson, Urban Planner, National Capital Planning Commission, Washington, DC

Shlomo Angel, Professor of Urban Planning, New York University, New York, NY

Phil Angelides, President, Riverview Capital Investment, Sacramento, CA

Minas Angelidis, Associate Professor of Urban and Regional Planning, Faculty of Architecture, National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece

Kevin Appel, Legal Counsel, Treasurers’ Association of Virginia, Arlington, VA

Ana Marie Argilagos, Senior Fellow, Ford Foundation, New York, NY

Ron Armstead, Executive Director, Congressional Black Caucus Veterans Braintrust, Washington, DC

Jockin Arputham, President, Shack/Slum Dwellers International and National Slum Dwellers Federation, Mumbai, India

Michael Arwas, Principal, Master Metropolis, London, UK

Barbara Askins, President and CEO, 125th Street Business Improvement District, New York, NY

Edward Asu, Legal Adviser, African Union Commission, Nairobi, Kenya

Rob Atkinson, Professor and Director, The Cities Research Center, Faculty of the Built Environment, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK

John Atlas, President, National Housing Institute, Montclair, NJ

Uri Avin, Practice Leader, Regional Growth Management, Parsons Brinckerhoff, Baltimore, MD

Tatyana Axenova, Foreign Affairs Counselor, City of Omsk, Russia

Mart Bailey, Chairman, US-China Green Tech Summit, San Francisco, CA

Lynne Barker, Partnerships and Development Director, EcoDistricts, Portland, OR

MarySue Barrett, President, Metropolitan Planning Council, Chicago, IL

Andrea Bassi, Deputy Director for Project Development and Modeling, Millennium Institute, Arlington, VA

Antonella Battaglini, Executive Director, Renewables Grid Initiative, European Climate Forum, Berlin, Germany

Robert Baugh, Executive Director, Industrial Union Council, AFL-CIO, Washington, DC

Erzsebet Beliczay, Vice President, Clean Air Action Group, Budapest, Hungary

Rob Bennett, CEO, EcoDistricts, Portland, OR

Scott Bernstein, President, Center for Neighborhood Technology, Chicago, IL

Gregory Berzonsky, Vice President, United Way International, Alexandria, VA

Sergio Besserman Vianna, President, Chamber for Sustainable Development and Metropolitan Governance, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Clement Bezold, Chairman and Founder, Institute for Alternative Futures, Alexandria, VA

Vinayak Bharne, Urban Design Director, Studio One Eleven Architects, Long Beach, CA

Olzod Bhum-Yalagch, International Secretary, Mongolian Green Party, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Charles Billand, Chairman and Executive Director, City Partners International, Washington, DC

Elizabeth Blake, Senior Vice President, Government Affairs and Advocacy, and General Counsel, Habitat for Humanity International, Atlanta, GA

Cid Blanco Jr., Technical Advisor for Brazil, United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Susan Blaustein, Co-Director, Millennium Cities Initiative, Earth Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY

Earl Blumenauer, Member of Congress, US House of Representatives, Portland, OR

Albina du Boisrouvray, President, Association Francois-Xavier Bagnoud, Paris, France

Nick Bollman (deceased), Senior Fellow, Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities, Coral Gables, FL

Andrew Boraine, Chairman, South African Cities Network, Cape Town, South Africa

Lisa Bornstein, Associate Professor, School of Urban Planning, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

Donald Borut, Senior Advisor, Citistates Group, Washington, DC

Chandana Bose, Secretary-General, Unity, Kolkata, India

Uwe Brandes, Executive Director, Master of Professional Studies Program in Urban and Regional Planning, School of Continuing Studies, Georgetown University, Washington, DC

Sandra Braunstein, Director, Division of Consumer and Community Affairs, Federal Reserve Board, Washington, DC

Ellen Brennan-Galvin, Lecturer, Graduate Program in International Affairs, The New School, New York, NY

Ian Bromley, Principal, IB International, Toronto, Canada

Scott Brook, former Mayor, City of Coral Springs, FL

Allison Brooks, Chief of Staff, Reconnecting America, Oakland, CA

Lester Brown, President, Earth Policy Institute, Washington, DC

Nancy Brown, CEO, Brown Resources, Pismo Beach, CA

Rinaldo Brutoco, President, World Business Academy, Santa Barbara, CA

Robert Buckley, Senior Fellow, International Affairs, The New School, New York, NY

Sundar Burra, Senior Advisor, Society for the Promotion of Area Resource Centers (SPARC), Mumbai, India

David Burwell, Director, Energy and Climate Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Washington, DC

Cezar Busatto, Secretary for Political Coordination and Local Governance, City of Porto Alegre, Brazil

Yves Cabannes, Professor and Chair, Development Planning Unit, University College London, London, UK

Tess Cacciatore, Chief Operations Officer, Global Women’s Empowerment Network, Los Angeles, CA

Tim Campbell, Chairman, Urban Age Institute, Chevy Chase, MD

Haili Cao, Correspondent, Caijing Magazine, Beijing, China

JoAnn Carmin, Associate Professor, Department of Urban Studies and Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA

Nancy Carter, Supervisor, Mecklenburg County Soil and Water Conservation District, Charlotte, NC

Gregory Casagrande, President, South Pacific Business Development Foundation, Auckland, New Zealand

Margaret Caust, President, Urban Collaboration Ltd., London, UK

Simon Cavelle, Vice Chairman, Society of British Interior Design, London, UK

Ann Chan, Deputy Secretary for Climate Change and Energy, California Natural Resources Agency, Sacramento, CA

Michael Chang, Senior Research Scientist, Institute of Sustainable Systems, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

Susan Chaplin, Senior Research Officer, Department of Public Health, Faculties of Health Sciences, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia

Don Chen, Program Officer, Ford Foundation, New York, NY

Chung Ying Cheng, Professor of Philosophy, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI

Gail Christopher, Vice President for Program Strategy, W. K. Kellogg Foundation, Battle Creek, MI

Hyun Kyung Chung, Associate Professor of Ecumenical Theology, Union Theological Seminary, Columbia University, New York, NY

Henry Cisneros, Executive Chairman, CityView, San Antonio, TX

Greg Clark, Chairman, OECD Forum of Cities and Regions, London, UK

John Cleveland, Vice President, Innovation Network for Communities, Tamworth, NH

William Cobbett, Manager, Cities Alliance, Brussels, Belgium

J. Thomas Cochran, Executive Director, United States Conference of Mayors, Washington, DC

Andres Coca-Stefaniak, International Partnerships Manager and Senior Lecturer, University of East London Royal Docks Business School, London, UK

Douglas Cohen, Chair, National Youth Initiatives, US Partnership on Education for Sustainable Development, Maplewood, NJ

Victor Cohen, Principal, Pemueller and Cohen Architects, Nivel, Guatemala

Rick Cole, Parish Administrator, San Buenaventura Mission, Ventura, CA

E. William Colglazier, former Science and Technology Adviser, US Department of State, Washington, DC

Helene Connor, Director, HELIO, Paris, France

Robert Corell, Principal, Global Environment Technology Foundation, and Chair, Global Science Associates, Grasonville, MD

Aser Cortines, Manager, Cortines and Sebastia Business Consultants, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Claudia Coulton, Professor and Co-Director, Center on Urban Poverty and Social Change, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Lauren Moser Counts, Vice President, ShoreBank International, Washington, DC

Louise Cox, President, International Union of Architects, Paris, France

Storm Cunningham, CEO, ReCitizen, Washington, DC

Sam Daley-Harris, CEO, Center for Citizen Empowerment and Transformation, Princeton, NJ

Kristie Daniel, Program Manager, Liveable Cities, HealthBridge, Ottawa, Canada

Forbes Davidson, Senior Consultant, Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies, Rotterdam, Netherlands

Naomi Davis, President and Founder, Blacks in Green, Chicago, IL

Susan Davis, President, Capital Missions Company, East Troy, WI

Gene DePrez, Managing Partner, Global Innovation Partners, New York, NY

Hernando De Soto, President, Institute for Liberty and Democracy, Lima, Peru

Kim van Deventer (deceased), Director, Department of Economic Development and Tourism, Cape Town, South Africa

Nelson Diaz, Partner, Dilworth Paxson, Philadelphia, PA

Mary del Carmen Diaz Amador, General Coordinator, National Program to Finance Micro Enterprise, Economy Secretariat, Government of Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico

Sarah Dimson, Senior Manager, Full Economic Citizenship, Ashoka, Arlington, VA

Hank Dittmar, Chief Executive, The Prince’s Foundation for the Built Environment, London, UK

Michael Donovan, Urban Specialist, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Paris, France

Petr Dostal, Professor of Geography, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic

Victor Dover, Principal, Dover, Kohl, & Partners Town Planning, Coral Gables, FL

David Dowall, Professor of City and Regional Planning and Director, Institute of Urban and Regional Development, College of Environmental Design, University of California, Berkeley, CA

Ladislau Dowbor, Professor of Economics and Regional Development, Catholic University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Joseph Drew, President, Virginia Campus, University of Northern Virginia, Manassas, VA

Peter Droege, General Chairman, World Council for Renewable Energy; President, Eurosolar; and Professor of Sustainable Spatial Development, University of Liechtenstein, Vaduz, Liechtenstein

Andres Duany, Principal, DPZ Architects, Miami, FL

Will Duggan, Strategic Communications Director, Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute, San Francisco, CA

Leonard Duhl, Professor of Public Health and Urban Planning, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA

James Duncan, President, Duncan Associates, Austin, TX

Richard Eidlin, Director of Public Policy and Business Engagement, American Sustainable Business Council, Denver, CO

Nathaniel von Einsiedel, Principal, Concep, Inc. Makati City, Philippines

Peter Engelke, Senior Fellow, Strategic Foresight/Urban World 2030, Atlantic Council, Washington, DC

Susan Fainstein, Professor of Urban Planning, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Reese Fayde, Principal, Reese Fayde and Associates, New York, NY

Seth Fearey, Associate Country Director, Peace Corps, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic

David Feehan, President, International Downtown Association, Washington, DC

Katharina Felgenhauer, Director, Africa Market Development and Public-Private Partnerships, BASF, Nairobi, Kenya

David Fenton, CEO, Fenton Communications, New York, NY

Bruce Ferguson, Senior Fellow, Global Urban Development, Los Angeles, CA

Ismael Fernandez-Mejia, Former President, International Society of City and Regional Planners, Ahuatepec, Morelos, Mexico

Rebecca Ferrell, Professor of Biology, Metropolitan State College, Denver, CO

Deeohn Ferris, President, Sustainable Community Development Group, Washington, DC

Robert Fishman, Emil Lorch Professor of Architecture and Urban Planning, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Andrzej Flis (deceased), Professor of Sociology and Director, Center for Comparative Studies of Civilization, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland

John Flora, Former Director, Transport and Urban Development Department, World Bank, Washington, DC

Daniely Votto Fontoura, Strategic Relations Manager, EMBARQ, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Robert Foster, Executive Director, Accelerating Market-Driven Partnerships (AMP), Aspen Institute, Washington, DC

Fabiana Forte, Assistant Professor, Design Knowledge Department, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy

Morel Fourman, CEO, Gaiasoft, London, UK

Robert Freestone, Associate Professor, Planning and Urban Development Program, Faculty of the Built Environment, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Robert Freling, Executive Director, Solar Electric Light Fund, Washington, DC

Maureen Friar, Principal, Friar Strategies, Arlington, VA

Robert Friedman, Chairman, Corporation for Enterprise Development, San Francisco, CA

Sharon Friel, Associate Professor, National Center for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia; and Principal Research Fellow, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK

Colin Fudge, President, RMIT Europe, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Barcelona, Spain

Tsuyoshi Fujita, Director, Eco-City System Research Program, National Institute for Environmental Studies, Tokyo, Japan

John Fullerton, Founder and President, Capital Institute, New York, NY

Alastair Galpin, Director, Trans-Tangulbei, Auckland, New Zealand

Yaakov Garb, Lecturer, Urban and Regional Studies, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

Shari Garmise, Vice President, Office of Urban Initiatives, Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities, Washington, DC

Banning Garrett, Strategic Foresight Senior Fellow for Innovation and Global Trends, Atlantic Council, Washington, DC

David Garrison, Deputy Director, Greater Washington Research Center, Brookings Institution, Washington, DC

James Garrison, President, Wisdom University, Mill Valley, CA

Jorge Gaspar, Professor and Chairman, Department of Geography, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

Matthew Gassen, President, Winston/Meriwether, Topeka, KS

Malik Gaye, Coordinator, ENDA-TM, Dakar, Senegal

John Geesman, Board Member, American Council on Renewable Energy, Washington, DC

Laurie Geller, Senior Program Officer, Transportation Research Board, National Academy of Science, Washington, DC

Gary Gereffi, Professor and Director, Center on Globalization, Governance, and Competitiveness, Duke University, Durham, NC

David Gershon, CEO, Empowerment Institute, New York, NY

Santosh Ghosh, President, Center for Built Environment, Kolkata, India

Elizabeth Gibbons, Project Manager, Great Lakes Adaptation Assessment for Cities, Graham Sustainability Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

John Gilderbloom, Professor and Director, Sustainable Urban Neighborhoods, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Raymond Gindroz, Principal, Urban Design Associates, Pittsburgh, PA

Herbert Girardet, Director of Programs, World Future Council, London, UK

Parris Glendening, President, Smart Growth Leadership Institute, Smart Growth America, Washington, DC

Brendan Gleeson, Deputy Director, National Institute of Regional and Spatial Analysis (NIRSA), National University of Ireland, Maynooth, Ireland

David Godfrey, Communications and Social Marketing Strategist, JuicyCanvas, Buenos Aires, Argentina

James Gollub, CEO, E-Cubed, San Francisco, CA

Michael Goodwin, Partner, Arnold and Porter, Washington, DC

Theodore Gordon, Senior Fellow and Co-Founder, The Millennium Project, Washington, DC

Alex Grayson, Managing Partner, Empower Community Management, Salisbury, UK

Martin Greenfield, President, Martin Greenfield Clothiers, Brooklyn, NY

Joseph Gross (deceased), Co-Founder and Principal, Sustainable Systems, Oakland, CA

Christer Gustafsson, Professor, Gotland University, Sweden

David Haenke, Executive Director, Alford Forest, Gainesville, MO

Richard David Hames, Professor and Director, Asian Foresight Institute, Dhurakij Pundit University, Bangkok, Thailand

James Hanusa, CEO, Urban Innovation Exchange, San Francisco, CA

Lin Hawkins, Independent Consultant, Cleveland, OH

Matthew Hawkins, Director, Cleveland Institute of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, Cleveland, OH

Ken Heatherington, Former Executive Director, Southwest Florida Regional Planning Council, Fort Myers, FL

Rafal Hejne, Community Investment Program Officer, Borough of Camden, London, UK

Lenneal Henderson, Distinguished Professor of Government, University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD

Andre Herzog, Local Economic Development Specialist, The World Bank, Washington, DC

Emille van Heyningen, Manager of Metropolitan Northwest Planning, State Government of Western Australia, Perth, Australia

Lynn Hinkle, Principal, HK Climate Solutions, Minneapolis, MN

Eric Hobsbawm (deceased), Professor Emeritus of Economic and Social History, Birkbeck College, London, UK

Eric Hoddersen, President, Neighborhood Progress Inc., Cleveland, OH

Brian Holland, Workforce Development Consultant, Washington, DC

Pamela Hollie, Director, Capital Projects, Kenyon College, Gambier, OH

Richard Hollingsworth (deceased), President, Gateway Cities Partnership, Paramount, CA

Tim Honey, Independent Consultant, Cape Town, South Africa

Walter Hook, Executive Director, Institute for Transportation and Development Policy, New York, NY

Daniel Hoornweg, Professor and Research Chair, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Toronto, Canada

Yael Horowitz, Manager, Planning and Strategy, Johannesburg Development Agency, Johannesburg, South Africa

Gyula Horvath, Director General, Center for Regional Studies, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary

Paul Hughes, President, ESCO Atlantic, Newark, DE

Eric Huybrechts, International Urban and Regional Planner, Ile-de-France Institute of Management and Urbanism, Paris, France

Michal Illner, Senior Researcher, Institute of Sociology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic

Daniel Inkoom, Professor, Department of Planning, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

Vladimir Ira, Research Scholar, Institute of Geography, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic

Patricia Irvin, President, Elessie Properties & Interiors, New York, NY

Davina Jackson, Director, D.City, Sydney, Australia

Monika Jaeckel (deceased), Senior Advisor, Mother Centers International Network for Empowerment, Arnhem, Netherlands

Marc Jahr, President, New York City Housing Development Corporation, New York, NY

Paul James, Director, UN Global Compact Cities Program, Global Cities Institute, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia

Kim Jawanda, Director, Terra Housing Management, New York, NY

Petr Jehlicka, Professor of Geography, The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK

Curtis Johnson, President, Citistates Group, St. Paul, MN

Lorna Johnson, Principal, Global Linkages, East Orange, NJ

Kate Joncas, President, Downtown Seattle Association, Seattle, WA

Calestous Juma, Professor of the Practice of International Development, and Director, Science, Technology, and Globalization Project, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Ritu George Kaliaden, Independent Consultant, Mangalore, India

Lamia Kamal-Chaoui, Head, Urban Development Unit, Regional Competitiveness and Governance Division, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Paris, France

Daniel Kammen, Professor and Director, Renewable and Appropriate Energy Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley, CA

Andrzej Kassenberg, President, Institute for Sustainable Development, Warsaw, Poland

Allen Kearns, Deputy Chief, Sustainable Cities, CSIRO Sustainable Ecosystems, Canberra, Australia

Robert Kehew, Human Settlements Advisor, Urban Environmental Planning Branch, United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat), Nairobi, Kenya

Randall Kempner, Executive Director, Aspen Network for Development Entrepreneurs, Aspen Institute, Washington, DC

Michael Kennedy, Executive Director, Green Savings Cooperative, Bethesda, MD

Fred Kent, President, Project for Public Spaces, New York, NY

Mona Khechen, Urban Designer, Koetter Kim and Associates, Boston, MA

Ashok Khosla, President, Development Alternatives, New Delhi, India

C. S. Kiang, Chairman, Sustainable Development Technology Foundation, Beijing, China

Sean Kidney, Europe Manager, Climate Risk, London, UK

Thomas Kingsley, Principal Research Associate, Urban Institute, Washington, DC

Vincent Kitio, Best Practices Officer, Best Practices and Local Leadership Program, United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat), Nairobi, Kenya

Jeroen Klink, Professor and Director for Community Relations, Federal University of the ABC Region, Santo Andre, Brazil

Michael Klowden, President and CEO, Milken Institute, Santa Monica, CA

Tomasz Komornicki, Research Scholar, Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

Eve Konstantine, Principal, Georgetown Coaching Partnership, Santa Barbara, CA

Carla Koppell, Director of Policy Initiatives, Hunt Alternatives Fund, Washington, DC

James Koski, Deputy Chief of Staff, Office of Mayor Annise Parker, Houston, TX

Kelly Krpata, Regional Sales Manager, AutoGrid Systems, Palo Alto, CA

Paul Krutko, President and CEO, SPARK, Ann Arbor, MI

Benjamin Kuras, Independent Journalist, London, UK

David Kuria, Chief Executive, Ecotact, Nairobi, Kenya

Vaishali Kushan, Independent Consultant, Washington, DC

Christian Lalu, Director General, Association of Mayors of Large Cities of France, Paris, France

Robert Lang, Director and Associate Professor, Metropolitan Institute, College of Architecture and Urban Studies, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Alexandria, VA

Randolph Langenbach, Principal, Conservationtech Consulting, Oakland, CA

Michelle Lawrence, Director, Link Up (UK), London, UK

Richard LeGates, Professor of Urban Studies, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA

Christopher Leinberger, Partner, Arcadia Land Company, Albuquerque, NM

Florian Lennert, Associate Director, LSE Enterprise, London, UK, and Director, Intelligent City Forum, Berlin, Germany

Mark Levin, City Administrator, Government of Maryland Heights, MO

Mary Lewin, Manager International Affairs, Department of Transport, Planning and Local Infrastructure, State of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

Gill-Chin Lim (deceased), Distinguished Institute Professor, KDI School of Public Policy and Management, Seoul, Korea

Richard Lindberg, Founder and Chairman, Congress for Environmental Advancement, Lund, Sweden

Michael Lindfield, Principal Urban Development Specialist, Asian Development Bank, Metro Manila, Philippines

James Lopez, Director of Human Resources and Performance Management, City of Kirkland, WA

Steven Lovink, President, Planet2025 Network, Washington, DC

L. Hunter Lovins, President and Founder, Natural Capitalism Solutions, Longmont, CO

Michael Luger, Professor and Dean, Manchester Business School, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK

Richard Lumsden, Program Director, Plan Development Unit, Planning Institute of Jamaica, Kingston, Jamaica

M. Bruce Lustig, Senior Rabbi, Washington Hebrew Congregation, Washington, DC

Kalia Lydgate, Director, Marion Institute Green Jobs/Green Economy Initiative, and City of New Bedford Mayoral Fellow, New Bedford, MA

Karel Maier, Professor of Architecture and Urbanism, Czech Technical University, Prague, Czech Republic

Emil Malizia, Professor, City and Regional Planning, and Director, Institute for Economic Development, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC

Adalberto Maluf, City Director, C40 Cities, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Gideon Mandara, Director, Center for Sustainable Development Initiatives, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Azim Manji, Team Leader, Plan International Social Protection Scale Up Study, United Nations Development Program, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Miklos Marschall, Executive Director, Transparency International, Berlin, Germany

David Martin, Executive Chairman, M∙CAM, Charlottesville, VA

Derek Martin, Secretary General, International Federation for Housing and Planning, The Hague, Netherlands

Andreia Marin Martins, President, Institute of Sustainable Development (IDEST), Porto Alegre, Brazil

Cecilia Martinez, Director, New York Office, United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat), New York, NY

Rachel Massaro, Acting Director, Climate Initiatives, Joint Venture Silicon Valley Network, San Jose, CA

Busie Matsiko-Andan, President, Pont Global, New York, NY

Peter Matthies, Founder, Conscious Business Institute, Santa Barbara, CA

Tom McCawley, CEO, Evergreen Sustainable Development, Shanghai, China

Stephanie McClellan, Director of Strategic Initiatives and Outreach, Atlantic Grid Development, Chevy Chase, MD

Michael McCulloch, Sustainable Development Consultant, World Bank, Brasilia, Brazil

Harold McDougall, Professor of Law, Howard University, Washington, DC

Cynthia McEwen, Practice Leader, Sustainability & Leadership, Avastone Consulting, Sarasota, FL

Richard McGahey,  Professor of Professional Practice, Urban Policy, Public Policy, and Economics, Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy, The New School, New York, NY

John McIlwain, Senior Resident Fellow and J. Ronald Terwilliger Chair for Housing, Urban Land Institute, Washington, DC

John McKoy, Director, Programmatic Initiatives, Fight For Children, Washington, DC

Robert McNulty, President and CEO, Partners for Livable Communities, Washington, DC

Jane McRae, CEO, Sustainable Cities International, Vancouver, Canada

Dale Medearis, Senior Environmental Planner, Northern Virginia Regional Commission, Fairfax, VA

Miguel Mendonca, Research and Writer, MBM Investigations, Bristol, UK

Cesar Menezes, Director General, Consiliu, Curitiba, Brazil

Peter Merry, Director, The Hague Center for Global Governance, Innovation, and Emergence, Utrecht, Netherlands

Egils Milbergs, Executive Director, Washington Economic Development Commission, Seattle, WA

Jonathan Miller, Editor, Emerging Trends in Real Estate, New York, NY

Regina Miller, President, The Seventh Suite, Bridgehampton, NY

Steven Miller, Director, International, FxFowle Architects, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Zane Miller, Charles Phelps Taft Professor Emeritus of History, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Nhlanhla Mjoli-Mncube, Economic Advisor to the Deputy President of the Republic of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa

Alfred Montero, Frank B. Kellogg Professor of Political Science, Associate Editor, Latin American Politics and Society, and Chair, Political Science Department, Carleton College, Northfield, MN

Ricardo Montezuma, Director, Humane City Foundation, Bogota, Colombia

Dan Montgomery, Vice President, Professional Services, Balanced Scorecard Institute, Strategies, Superior, CO

Roger Montgomery (deceased), Professor Emeritus, College of Environmental Design, University of California, Berkeley, CA

Karen Moon, Architectural Historian and Cultural Heritage Specialist, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Eduardo Moreno, Head, City Monitoring Branch, Monitoring and Research Division, United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat), Nairobi, Kenya

Elizabeth Moule, Principal, Moule and Polyzoides, Architects and Urbanists, Pasadena, CA

Ariane Mueller, Coordinator, Best Practices Program, Future.Base, Vienna, Austria

Geoff Mulgan, Chief Executive, Nesta, London, UK

Fergus Murphy, Senior Economist, Center for Science, Technology, and Economic Development, SRI International, Arlington, VA

Jiri Musil, Professor of Sociology, Center for Social and Economic Studies, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic

Christiane Nasser, Team Leader, Regional Monitoring and Support Unit Team, Euromed Heritage 4, Brussels, Belgium

Suahasil Nazara, Director, Demographic Institute, and Professor of Economics, University of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia

Etienne Nel, Associate Professor, Department of Geography, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand

Mary Newsom, Associate Director, Urban and Regional Affairs, UNC Charlotte Urban Institute, University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC

Gertrude Ngenda, Program and Policy Coordinator, United Nations Environment Program, Nairobi, Kenya

Laurie Kaye Nijaki, Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Erb Institute for Global Sustainable Enterprise, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Rebecka Nolmark, Independent Consultant, Stockholm, Sweden

Michael Northrop, Program Officer for Sustainable Development, Rockefeller Brothers Fund, New York, NY

Jirina Novakova, Chair, Board of Directors, CEELI Institute, Prague, Czech Republic

Marta Nunes da Costa, Research Professor, Center for the Study of Humanities, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal

Geoffrey Nwaka, Professor and Dean, College of Postgraduate Studies, Abia State University, Uturu, Nigeria

Cornelia Hahn Oberlander, Landscape Architect, Vancouver, Canada

H. Peter Oberlander (deceased), Senior Ministerial Advisor to the Secretary of State on the World Urban Forum 2006, Vancouver, Canada

Lora O’Connor, Chief Catalyst, California Women Innovators Network, Los Angeles, CA

Carla O'Dell, President, American Productivity and Quality Center, Houston, TX

Marielza Oliveira, Associate Director for Governance, United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), Geneva, Switzerland

Jeff Olson, Senior Associate, Alta Planning and Design, Saratoga Springs, NY

Collin O’Mara, President and CEO, National Wildlife Federation, Reston, VA

Pedro Ortiz, Senior Urban Consultant, World Bank, Washington, DC

Amara Ouerghi, Director General, International Institute for the Management of Major Metropolises, Montreal, Canada

Prafulla Padhi, Chairman and CEO, Global Governance, San Diego, CA

Gerald Page, Managing Director, Equinox Energy Partners Corporation, Beijing, China

Erik Pages, President, EntreWorks Consulting, Arlington, VA

David Painter, Independent Development Finance Adviser, Washington, DC

Haixiao Pan, Professor and Director, Land Use and Transport Study, Department of Urban Planning, Tongji University, Shanghai, China

Elena Panaritis, Director, Panel Group, Paris, France

Kathryn Papp, Associate Senior Fellow, National Council for Science and the Environment, Washington, DC

John Parr (deceased), Principal, Civic Results, Denver, CO

Julia Parzen, Sustainability Manager, Urban Sustainability Associates, Chicago, IL

Terry Patinkin, Medical Director of Urgent Care, East Boston Neighborhood Health Center, Boston, MA

Jiri Patocka, Professor, Faculty of Health and Social Studies, University of South Bohemia, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic

Doug Payne, Senior Vice President for Corporate Development, Distributed Sun, San Jose, CA

Jiri Payne, Former Member, Czech Parliament, Prague, Czech Republic

Michael Peck, Founder and Principal, MAPA Group, Washington, DC

Nicolai Peitersen, CEO, Ethical Economy, London, UK

Anthony Pell, President and CEO, Global Home and Infrastructure Finance, New York, NY

Jan Peterson, Chair of the Secretariat, Huairou Commission, Brooklyn, NY

Andre Pettigrew, Executive Director, Clean Economy Solutions, Washington, DC

Morgan Pillay, General Manager for Policy & Research, National Housing Finance Corporation, Johannesburg, South Africa

Christina Carvalho Pinto, President, Full Jazz Communications Group, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Glorianna Pionati, Instructor, Art History, Psychology, and Textiles, Art Institute at California Design College, Los Angeles, CA

Eva Pisova, Deputy Director, Ministry for Regional Development, Prague, Czech Republic

Richard Pivnicka, Honorary Consul General of the Czech Republic, San Francisco, CA

Christine Platt, President, Commonwealth Association of Planners, Edinburgh, UK

Alexander Plessl, Independent Journalist, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Cornelia Poczka, Head of International Affairs and Protocol, Senate Department of Urban Development, Berlin, Germany

Mario Polese, Professor of Urbanization, INRS, University of Quebec, Montreal, Canada

Scott Polikov, Principal, Gateway Planning Group and Prime Strategies, Austin, TX

David Poole, CEO, Dragon College of Business, Sydney, Australia

Shelley Poticha, Director, Urban Solutions Group, Natural Resources Defense Council, Washington, DC

Jonathan Potter, Senior Economist, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Paris, France

Deependra Prashad, Director for North India, International Network for Traditional Building Architecture and Urbanism, New Delhi, India

Roy Priest, Chief Executive Officer, Alexandria Redevelopment and Housing Authority, Alexandria, VA

Philip Psilos, Senior Economic Growth Specialist, International Development Group, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC

Kurt Puchinger, Director of Planning, City of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Sangeetha Purushothaman, Director, Best Practices Foundation, Bangalore, India

Jonas Rabinovitch, Senior Adviser, Division for Public Administration and Development Management, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations, New York, NY

Craig Raborn, Transportation Analyst, Climate Change Policy Partnership, Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, Duke University, Durham, NC

Bill Radulovich, President, RADenergy, Pleasanton, CA

James Ragan, Director, Professional Writing Program, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

Bill Randolph, Director, City Futures Research Center, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Paul Ray, Director, Institute for the Emerging Wisdom Culture, Mill Valley, CA

Jaana Remes, Partner, McKinsey Global Institute, San Francisco, CA

Michael Replogle, Managing Director for Policy and Founder, Institute for Transportation and Development Policy, Washington, DC

Nicolas Retsinas, Director, Joint Center for Housing Studies, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Andrew Reynolds, Chairman, UN Commission on Science and Technology for Development, US Department of State, Washington, DC

Alex Ribeiro, Special Advisor for International Relations, City of Araxa, Brazil

Graham Richard, CEO, Advanced Energy Economy, San Francisco, CA

Gowher Rizvi, Vice Provost for International Programs, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Cynthia Robbins, Managing Director, See Forever Foundation, Washington, DC

Jackie Roberts, Director of Sustainable Technologies, Environmental Defense Fund, Washington, DC

Susan Rochford, Vice President for Energy Efficiency, Sustainability, and Public Policy, Legrand NA, West Hartford, CT

James Rochow, Coordinator, Global Lead Network, Washington, DC

Renato Romano, Principal, Global Green Partners, Los Angeles, CA

Maria do Rocio Rosario, Project Manager, Alphaville Urbanism, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Catherine Ross, Professor and Director, Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

Jane Ross, Professor and Director, MBA and Executive Programs, University of Maryland University College (UMUC), Edmonton, Canada

Laura Lee Ross, Principal, The Mill at Muitzeskill and Feng Shui Art Cures, Castleton-on-Hudson, NY

Mary Rowe, Director, Urban Resilience and Livability, Municipal Art Society, New York, NY

Stuart Rowlands, President, SRPR, Los Angeles, CA

Blair Ruble, Vice President for Programs, and Director, Urban Sustainability Laboratory, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, DC

Jocelyn Rugunda, Chair, Faces of Leukemia, Kampala, Uganda

Rick Rybeck, Director, Just Economics, Washington, DC

Marivel Sacendoncillo, Executive Director, Local Government Academy, Pasig City, Philippines

Emilia Saiz, Director, Statutory Issues and Institutional Relations, United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG), Barcelona, Spain

Jane Samuels, Director, Tools of Change, London, UK

Kendra Sandoval, Social Venture Connector, Blue and Yellow Logic, Denver, CO

Francesc Santacana, General Coordinator, Strategic Metropolitan Plan of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Wendy Sarkissian, Adjunct Associate Professor, Curtin University Sustainability Policy Institute, Fremantle, Australia

Stewart Sarkozy-Banoczy, Managing Director, Context Partners, Washington, DC

Wicaksono Sarosa, Executive Director, Urban and Regional Development Institute, Jakarta, Indonesia

Saskia Sassen, Robert S. Lynd Professor of Sociology and Member, Committee on Global Thought, Columbia University, New York, NY

David Satterthwaite, Senior Fellow, Human Settlements Group, International Institute for Environment and Development, London, UK

Allan Savory, President, Savory Institute, Albuquerque, NM

Terry Scaddan, Executive Director, The Partnership, South Saskatoon, Canada

Hans Joachim Schellnhuber, Director, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Potsdam, Germany

Theo Schilderman, International Team Leader, Access to Services, Practical Action, Rugby, UK

Stephanie Schmidt, Program Director, Full Economic Citizenship Initiative, Ashoka, Mexico City, Mexico

Joelle Schmitz, Fulbright Scholar, Montreal, Canada

Kurt Schmoke, Dean, School of Law, Howard University, Washington, DC

Erica Schoenberger, Professor of Geography, Environmental Engineering, and Anthropology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Marybeth Schubert, Principal, Schubert Consulting, Santa Fe, NM

Steve Schueth, President, First Affirmative Financial Network, Colorado Springs, CO

Nina Schuler, Independent Consultant, Berlin, Germany

Hugh Schwartz, Independent Consultant, Alexandria, VA

Elliott Sclar, Professor of Urban Planning and Director, Center for Sustainable Urban Development, Columbia University, New York, NY

Richard Seline, Managing Principal, Regionnovate, Washington, DC

Igor Semenov, Vice President, North-North Network for Urban Sustainability, Moscow, Russia

Francine Senecal, Vice President of the Executive Committee, City of Montreal, Canada

Mona Serageldin, Adjunct Professor of Urban Planning, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Jigar Shah, CEO, Carbon War Room, Washington, DC

Philip Shapira, Professor, School of Public Policy, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

Molly O'Meara Sheehan, Senior Researcher, Worldwatch Institute, Washington, DC

Michael Sherraden, Professor and Director, Center for Social Development, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

Gholam Shiran, Chairman, City Council Commission on Urban Development, Transport, and Environment, Isfahan, Iran

Michael Shuman, Director of Research and Economic Development, Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE), Silver Spring, MD

Leonard Siegel, Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight, Mountain View, CA

D. Wayne Silby, Founding Chair, Calvert Funds, Bethesda, MD

Nick Silver, Director, Callund Consulting, London, UK

Emily Silverman, Assistant Professor, Urban and Regional Studies, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

Herbert Simmens, Senior Fellow, Center for Building Knowledge, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ

Adele Simmons, President, Global Philanthropy Partnership, Chicago, IL

Ranjit Sivaprakasam, President, DSILIVE, Los Angeles, CA

Jasper Sky, Senior Fellow, Oxford University Environmental Change Institute, Oxford, UK

Anthony Smith (deceased), Partner, Schmeltzer, Aptaker, and Shepard, Washington, DC

Kathryn Smith, Independent Historian, Washington, DC

Daniel Solomon, Principal, Solomon E.T.C. (a WRT Company), San Francisco, CA

Radames Soto, President and Founder, Kinina Ventures, Miami, FL

Jeffrey Soule, Director of Outreach and International Programs, American Planning Association, Washington, DC

Michal Sourek, Chairman, MS Group, Prague, Czech Republic

John Spears, President, Sustainable Design Group, Gaithersburg, MD

Seymour Spilerman, Professor of Social Sciences and Director, Center for the Study of Wealth and Inequality, Columbia University, New York, NY

Marcus Spiller, Director, SGS Economics and Planning, Melbourne, Australia

Gregory Squires, Chairman, Sociology Department, George Washington University, Washington, DC

William Stafford, President, Trade Development Alliance of Greater Seattle, Seattle, WA

Jonathan Stern, Principal, Strategic Real Estate Planning, St. Louis, MO

Lucy Stevens, Program Coordinator, Access to Services, Practical Action, Rugby, UK

W. Cecil Steward, President, North-North Network for Urban Sustainability, Lincoln, NE

Oliver Stewart, Activator, Opal Labs, Portland, OR

Richard Stren, Director, Cities Center, and Emeritus Professor of Political Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

Sean Sweeney, Director, Global Labor Institute, Cornell University, New York, NY

Richard Swett, CEO, Climate Prosperity Enterprise Solutions, Concord, NH

Kian Tajbakhsh, Senior Research Fellow, Cultural Research Bureau, Teheran, Iran

Sein-Way Tan, Chairman and CEO, Green World City, Sydney, Australia

Gabriele Tatzberger, Services Management, Mingo, Vienna, Austria

Deborah Taylor, President and CEO, Vanguard Services Unlimited, Arlington, VA

Marta Tellado, Vice President for Communications, Ford Foundation, New York, NY

Jacques Teller, Researcher, Laboratory for the Study of Architectural Methodologies, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium

David Throsby, Professor of Economics, Faculty of Business and Economics, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

Ivan Tosics, Managing Director, Metropolitan Research Institute, Budapest, Hungary

Sophia Trapp, Director, Productions 1000, London, UK

Martin Tull, Executive Director, Green Sports Alliance, Portland, OR

Milan Turba, Director, Strategic Planning Department, City Development Authority Section, Prague, Czech Republic

Pablo Vaggione, Principal, Design Convergence, Madrid, Spain

Kees Van Der Ree, Director, Poverty Reduction Through Small Enterprise Development, International Labor Organization, Hanoi, Vietnam

Lisa Van Well, University Adjunct, Division of Urban Studies, Institution for Infrastructure, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

Irene Vance, Adviser to the Housing Finance for the Poor Working Group, Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP), and Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA), Managua, Nicaragua

Andrea Veach, Director of International Cooperation, Un Techo Para Mi Pais, Santiago, Chile

Al Victors, President, Creative i, Reno, NV

Steve Viederman, Author, and former President, Jessie Smith Noyes Foundation, New York, NY

Susan Wachter, Professor of Real Estate and Finance, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Emily Wadhams, Director, Historic Places Revolving Fund, Preservation Trust of Vermont, Burlington, VT

Ramiro Wahrhaftig, Executive Director, Open University for the Environment, Curitiba, Brazil

Mary Jo Waits, Director, Social, Economic, and Workforce Division, National Governors Association, Washington, DC.

Kim Walesh, Chief Strategist, Office of the City Manager, San Jose, CA

Stephen Walsh, Coordinator, South-South Cooperation and Capacity Building, United Nations Development Program (UNDP), Regional Center for Latin America and the Caribbean, Panama City, Panama

Rasna Warah, Columnist, Daily Nation, Nairobi, Kenya

Al Washa, Principal and Co-Founder, Sustant Communications, Falls Church, VA

Jessica Wasserman, President, Wasserman and Associates, Washington, DC

Alfred Watkins, Chairman, Global Solutions Summit, Washington, DC

Mark Weinheimer, Principal, Mark Weinheimer and Associates, Washington, DC

Betty Weiss, Washington, DC Representative, Institute for Sustainable Communities, Montpelier, VT

Jonathan Weiss, Senior Environmental Counsel, SRS Technologies, Arlington, VA

Marcus Weiss, President, Economic Development Assistance Consortium, Boston, MA

Edmundo Werna, Senior Technical Construction Specialist, International Labor Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Wayne Wescott, Principal, Wescott and Wyman, Melbourne, Australia

Dave Wetzel, CEO, Transforming Communities, London, UK

Gina Whitehill-Baziuk, Director, Office of Citizen Involvement, Metro, Portland, OR

Kathryn Whitmire, Senior Fellow, Burns Academy of Leadership, University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Rogelio Williams, Principal, RW and Associates, Potomac, MD

Eva Willmann de Donlea, Director, Beyond 2012-Climate Professionals, Sydney, Australia

Ernesto Gil Wilson, Architect, Tranark AB, Tranas, Sweden

Darcy Stallings Winslow, Managing Partner, Academy for Systemic Change, Portland, OR

Erna Witoelar, Special Ambassador for the Millennium Development Goals in the Asia-Pacific Region, United Nations, Jakarta, Indonesia

Susan Witt, Executive Director, E.F. Schumacher Society, Great Barrington, MA

Barbara Wolfson, Principal, Capital Ideas, Washington, DC

Michelle Wyman, Executive Director, Applied Solutions, Sonoma, CA

Silvia Guimaraes Yafai, Head of International Programs, Building and Social Housing Foundation, Leicestershire, UK

Guang Yang, Senior Economist, BERL Economics, Wellington, New Zealand

Robert Yaro, President, Regional Plan Association, New York, NY

Yue-man Yeung, Director, Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

Glenn Yoder, Director, EBRD SME Finance Facility, ShoreBank International, Bratislava, Slovak Republic

Sun Younian, Senior Fellow, Global Urban Development, Beijing, China

Joel Yudken, Principal, High Road Strategies, Arlington, VA 

Muhammad Yunus, Chairman, Yunus Center, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Robert Zdenek, Principal, Common Bond on Organizational Partnerships, Trenton, NJ

Dimitri Zenghelis, Senior Economic Advisor, Cisco Systems, and Senior Visiting Fellow, Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, London School of Economics, London, UK

Jieming Zhu, Associate Professor, Department of Real Estate, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Susan Zielinski, Managing Director, SMART, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Larry Zinn, Chairman, Green Jobs Leadership Council, San Antonio, TX

Erla Zwingle, Independent Journalist and Frequent Contributor, National Geographic Magazine, Venice, Italy

 

 

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