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Global Urban Development
Barcelona, Beijing, Berkeley, Curitiba, Dubai, Hong Kong, London, Panama City, Porto Alegre,

Poznan, Prague, Sao Paulo, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto, and Washington, DC


Advisory Board

(as of July 23, 2023)

Tiago de Abreu, Coordinator, INOVA RS, Secretariat of Innovation, Science, and Technology, Rio Grande do Sul State Government, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Amina Abdi Aden, Secretary of State for Housing, Ministry of Housing, Djibouti, Djibouti

Poonam Ahluwalia, President, YouthTrade, Cambridge, MA

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

Jamie Alderslade, Director, US Markets, Citi Community Development, Citigroup, New York, NY

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

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

Besnik Aliaj, Rector, POLIS University, Tirana, Albania

Benjamin Allen, Technical Adviser for Microfinance, Catholic Relief Services, Baltimore, MD

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

Cemil Alyanak, President, Excess Noise, Bethesda, MD

Gustavo Amaral, Principal Designer, Studio Bah, Porto Alegre, Brazil

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

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

Shlomo Angel, Professor of City Planning, Marron Institute of Urban Management, New York University, New York, NY

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

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

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

Ana Marie Argilagos, President and CEO, Hispanics in Philanthropy, Oakland, CA

Ira Arlook, Chief of Advocacy Campaigns, Fenton Communications, Washington, DC

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 of Urban Research, Faculty of Geography and Environmental Management, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK

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

Uri Avin, Research Professor and Director, Planning and Design Center, National Center for Smart Growth, University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Suzana Azevedo, Director of Communications and Sustainable Urban Management, TodaVida, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Mart Bailey, Managing Partner, Callaway Private Equity Partners, San Francisco, CA

Lynne Barker, Sustainability Manager, Reno City Government, Reno, NV

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

Emilia Queiroga Barros, President, Nucleus of Integration of Sciences, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Jorge Barros, Vice President, Smart City Business America Institute, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Andrea Bassi, CEO, KnowlEdge Srl, Geneva, Switzerland

Vikram Basyal, Program Lead, Global Green Growth Institute, Kathmandu, Nepal

Antonella Battaglini, CEO, Renewables Grid Initiative, Berlin, Germany

Robert Baugh, former 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, Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer, Center for Neighborhood Technology, Chicago, IL

Gregory Berzonsky, former Vice President, United Way Worldwide, Alexandria, VA

Sergio Besserman Vianna, Professor of Economics, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, and President, Chamber for Sustainable Development and Metropolitan Governance, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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

Vinayak Bharne, Principal, Moule & Polyzoides, Architects and Urbanists, Pasadena, CA

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

Edward Blakely, Professor of Urban Policy, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

Susan Blaustein, Executive Director, WomenStrong International, and Adjunct Professor of Sustainability Management, Earth Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY

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

Albina du Boisrouvray, Honorary President, FXB International, Paris, France

Andrew Boraine, CEO, Western Cape Economic Development Partnership, 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

Olzod Boum-Yalagch, Owner, Explore Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Richard Bradley, former Executive Director, Downtown DC Business Improvement District, Washington, DC

Uwe Brandes, Faculty Director and Associate Professor, Master of Professional Studies Program in Urban and Regional Planning, Georgetown University, Washington, DC

Sandra Braunstein, former 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

Allison Brooks, Executive Director, Bay Area Regional Collaborative, Oakland, CA

Geoffrey Brown, Special Assistant to CEO, PANELTECH.US, Pasadena, CA

Lester Brown, former 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, Graduate Program in International Affairs, The New School, New York, NY

Lance Buhl, Principal, Buhl and Associates, Pittsboro, NC

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

Tainan Caballero, Business Developer, NEW-e, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Yves Cabannes, Emeritus Professor, Development Planning Unit, University College London, London, UK

Tess Cacciatore, CEO, Global Women’s Empowerment Network, Los Angeles, CA

Tim Campbell, Former Chairman, Urban Age Institute, Berkeley, CA

Marianne Canero, Managing Director, Elan, Montevideo, Uruguay, and Founder, Alma Community, Miami, FL

Haili Cao, Managing Editor, New York Times Chinese website, Beijing, China

Franklin Carrero-Martínez, Acting Deputy Science and Technology Adviser to the Secretary of State, US Department of State, Washington, DC

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

Andre Carus, Member, Porto Alegre City Council, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Gregory Casagrande, President, South Pacific Business Development Foundation Microfinance Network, Transformative Ventures, and MicroDreams, Auckland, New Zealand

Margaret Caust, Urban Strategist, Adelaide, Australia

Simon Cavelle, Director, Scarib Design, London, UK

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

Michael Chang, Deputy Director, Institute of Sustainable Systems, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

Susan Chaplin, Independent Researcher, Melbourne, Australia

Mariela Cheb Terrab, Consultant, United Nations Development Program, New York NY

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

Gail Christopher, Founder, Ntianu Center for Healing and Nature, Fort Washington, MD

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

Henry Cisneros, Principal and Executive Committee Chairman, Siebert, Cisneros, and Shank, and Executive Chairman, CityView, San Antonio, TX

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

Andres Coca-Stefaniak, Associate Professor, Department of Marketing, Tourism, and Events, Faculty of Business, University of Greenwich, London, UK

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

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, City Manager, Santa Monica City Government, Santa Monica, CA

Carol Coletta, President and CEO, Memphis River Parks Partnership, Memphis, TN

E. William Colglazier, Visiting Scientist, Center for Science Diplomacy, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC

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

Ariane Agnes Corradi, Assistant Professor of Organizational Psychology, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Rodrigo Corradi, Director of Institutional Articulation and Deputy Chief Resilience Officer, Porto Alegre City Government, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Volnei Correa, President, Institute of Sustainability and Resilience, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Carlos Cortes, Professor Emeritus of History, University of California, Riverside, CA

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

Claudia Coulton, Distinguished University Professor, Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Lauren Moser Counts, Senior Director, Strategy, Innovation, and Impact Management, Capital Impact Partners, Arlington, VA

Louise Cox, Adjunct Professor of Architecture, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Stephen Coyle, Principal, Town-Green Design & Development, and Deputy Director, Community Development, Woodland City Government, Woodland, CA

David Crockett, former Chairman, Chattanooga City Council, Chattanooga, TN

Joshua Cubista, Independent Consultant, Toronto, Canada

Storm Cunningham, Publisher, Revitalization, Washington, DC

Thais Dalcin, Director, Chave-Mestra, Gramado, Brazil

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

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

Forbes Davidson, Director, Forbes Davidson Planning, 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

Luis Eduardo Diaz, Member, Municipal Council of Housing and Urban Policy, Marilia, Brazil

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

Terry van Dijk, Associate Professor of Planning, University of Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands

Sarah Dimson, Private Enterprise Officer, Power Africa and Trade Africa, US Agency for International Development, Washington, DC

Michael Donovan, Senior Housing and Urban Development Specialist, Inter-American Development Bank, Washington, DC

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

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

David Dowall, Professor Emeritus of City and Regional Planning, University of California, Berkeley, CA

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

Joseph Drew, Editor-in-Chief, Comparative Civilizations Review, Washington, DC

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

Andres Duany, Principal, DPZ Architects, Miami, FL

Will Duggan, Strategic Communications Director, Will Duggan Consulting, San Francisco, CA

James Duncan, President Emeritus, Duncan Associates, Austin, TX

Fernando Echavarria, Foreign Affairs Officer, Bureau of Oceans, Environment, and Science, US Department of State, Washington, DC

Richard Eidlin, Policy Director, Business for America, and Adjunct Professor, Environmental Policy and Sustainability, University of Denver, Denver, CO

Nathaniel von Einsiedel, Chairman and Principal Planner, Consultants for Comprehensive Environmental Planning (Concep), Makati City, Philippines

Peter Engelke, Resident Senior Fellow, Strategic Foresight Initiative, Atlantic Council, Washington, DC

Roberto Evaristo, CEO, Exospect, London, UK

Susan Fainstein, Senior Research Fellow and Professor Emeritus of Urban Planning, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Darryl Farber, Assistant Professor of Science, Technology, and Society, Institutes of Energy and the Environment, Penn State University, University Park, PA

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

Seth Fearey, Assistant Professor, American University of Central Asia, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic

David Feehan, President and CEO, Civitas Consultants, Silver Spring, MD

Katharina Felgenhauer, Delegate, Delegation of German Industry and Commerce, Lagos, Nigeria

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

Bob Ferguson, Brand Ambassador, REV, and Executive Director, Sustainable Living Coalition, Fairfield, IA

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

Ismael Fernandez Mejia, Chairman, HPF Habitat Professionals Forum, and Director General, IFM International, Ahuatepec, Morelos, Mexico

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

Deeohn Ferris, Vice President for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, National Audubon Society,  New York, NY

Robert Fishman, Professor and Dean, Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Rachel Fleishman, Head, Regional Advocacy and Sustainability Communications, BASF, Hong Kong, China

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

Juliano Forster, CEO, BXB, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Fabiana Forte, Associate Professor, Department of Architecture and Industrial Design, University of Campania, Aversa, Italy

Robert Foster, Director of Impact Investments, San Diego Grantmakers, San Diego, CA

Morel Fourman, CEO, Gaiasoft International, London, UK

Andre Franca, Coordinator, Strategic Partnerships, Secretariat of Innovation, Science, and Technology, Rio Grande do Sul State Government, Porto Alegre , Brazil

Robert Freestone, Professor of Planning and Associate Dean of Research, 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, New York, NY

Robert Friedman, Chairman and General Counsel, Prosperity Now, San Francisco, CA

Sharon Friel, Professor of Health Equity, and Director, School of Regulation and Global Governance, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

Colin Fudge, President, RMIT Europe, Barcelona, Spain

Tsuyoshi Fujita, Director, Eco-City System Research Program, National Institute for Environmental Studies, and Professor of Engineering, Tokyo University, Tokyo, Japan

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

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

Yaakov Garb, Senior Lecturer, Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Midreshet Ben-Gurion, Israel

Shari Garmise, Vice President, Office of Urban Initiatives, Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities, and Executive Director, Coalition for Urban Serving Universities, Washington, DC

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

James Garrison, President and CEO, Ubiquity University, Mill Valley, CA

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

Matthew Gassen, President and Creative Director, Britewerks, New York, NY

John Geesman, Partner, Dickson Geesman, Oakland, CA

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

Gary Gereffi, Professor of Sociology, and Director, Global Value Chains, Duke University, Durham, NC

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

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

Elizabeth Gibbons, Executive Director, American Society of Adaptation Professionals, Ann Arbor, MI

John Gilderbloom, Professor, Department of Urban and Public Affairs, and Director, Center for Sustainable Urban Neighborhoods, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

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

Herbert Girardet, Senior Consultant, Saudi Sustainability Initiative, London, UK

Brendan Gleeson, Professor of Urban Policy, and Director, Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Parris Glendening, President, Smart Growth Leadership Institute and Governor's Institute on Community Design, Smart Growth America, Washington, DC

Paige Glotzer, Assistant Professor of History, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

David Godfrey, Human Resources Technician, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, DC

Marsha Goldberg, Program Manager, Geoinformation for Sustainable Urban Management and Resilience (GeoSUMR) Partnership, Washington, DC

Mattias Goldmann, Chief Sustainability Officer, Sweco, Stockholm, Sweden

James Gollub, Managing Director, James Gollub Associates, San Francisco, CA

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

Theodore Gordon, Director, The Millennium Project, Washington, DC

Antonia Gravagnuolo, Co-Coordinator, European Union CLIC Project (Circular Economy & Cultural Heritage), and Researcher, Institute for Research on Innovation and Services for Development, National Research Council, Naples, Italy

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

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

Eduardo Guimaraes, International Relations Consultant, Curitiba, Brazil

Christer Gustafsson, Professor of Sustainable Management of Cultural Heritage, Uppsala University, and Secretary General, ICOMOS International Scientific Committee on the Economics of Conservation, Visby, Sweden

David Haenke, Executive Director, Alford Forest, Ozark Regional Land Trust, Gainesville, MO

Richard David Hames, Professor and Director, Asian Foresight Institute, Dhurakij Pundit University, and Executive Director, Center for the Future, Bangkok, Thailand

James Hanusa, Venture Catalyst, Digital Raign, and City Impact Advisor, Urban Innovation Exchange (UIX Global), San Francisco, CA

Lin Hawkins, Independent Consultant, Boulder, CO

Matthew Hawkins, Pulmonologist, University of Colorado Health Memorial Hospital, Boulder, CO

David Hazard, Writing Coach and Mentor, Ascent, Leesburg, VA

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

Rafal Hejne, Program Director, Capita, London, UK

Lenneal Henderson, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, School of Public and International Affairs, University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD

Doug Henton, Chairman and CEO, Collaborative Economics, San Mateo, CA

Judith Hermanson, President and CEO, IHC Global, Washington, DC

Andre Herzog, Senior Urban Specialist, World Bank Institute, Washington, DC

Emille van Heyningen, Manager, Strategic Land Use Planning and Environment, Wanneroo City Government, Perth, Australia

Lynn Hinkle, Policy Director, Minnesota Solar Energy Industry Association, Minneapolis, MN

Eric Hoddersen, Chair, CanDo Community Development Organization, Gold Hill, OR

Brian Holland, Deputy Director, Workforce Development, Department of Employment Services, District of Columbia Government, Washington, DC

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

Tim Honey, President, BEGlobal Network, Portland, ME

Walter Hook, Vice President and Principal, BRT Planning International, New York, NY

Daniel Hoornweg, Professor of Energy Systems, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Toronto, Canada

Carlos Henrique Horn, Professor of Economics, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Greg Horowitt, Managing Director, Rainforest Strategies, San Diego, CA

Yael Horowitz, Program Manager, Reimagining Wits Property Portfolio, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

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

Paul Hughes, CEO, ESCO Atlantic, Newark, DE

Jerry Hultin, Chairman, Smart Cities New York, and President, Global Futures Group, New York, NY

Eric Huybrechts, Senior Urban and Regional Planner, and Director of International Affairs, 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

Marc Jahr, Consultant, Community Development Futures, and Senior Advisor, Forsyth Street Advisors, New York, NY

Paul James, Professor of Globalization and Cultural Diversity, and Director, Institute for Culture and Society, Western Sydney University, Sydney, Australia

Kim Jawanda, Director, Jawanda Consulting Group and THISA Housing, New York, NY

Petr Jehlicka, Senior Lecturer in Environmental 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, Director, Urban Strategy and Development, MIG, Seattle, WA

Ritu George Kaliaden, Senior Consultant, Sattva Consulting, Bangalore, India

Lamia Kamal-Chaoui, Director, OECD Center for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions, and Cities, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, Paris, France

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

Chaitanya Kanuri, Senior Project Associate, World Resources Institute, Bangalore, India

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

Allen Kearns, Deputy Chief, Sustainable Cities and Ecosystems, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO), Canberra, Australia

Robert Kehew, Leader, Climate Change Planning Unit, Urban Planning and Design Branch, United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat), Nairobi, Kenya

Nina Kelsey, Assistant Professor, Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University, Washington, DC

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

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

Fred Kent, Founder and Former President, Project for Public Spaces, New York, NY

Mona Khechen, Adjunct Professor of Architecture and Urban Planning, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon

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

Sean Kidney, CEO, Climate Bonds Initiative, London, UK

Duane Kissick, Executive Chairman, Global Mayors' Forum, Shenzhen, China

Vincent Kitio, Chief, Urban Energy Unit, Urban Basic Services Branch, United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat), Nairobi, Kenya

Jeroen Klink, Professor of Territorial Management and Planning, Federal University of the ABC Region, Santo Andre, Brazil

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

Tomasz Komornicki, Professor and Head, Department of Spatial Organization, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

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

James Koski, Deputy Chief of Staff, Office of the Mayor, Houston City Government, Houston, TX

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

Benjamin Kuras, Independent Journalist, London, UK

David Kuria, Associate Professor, Dedan Kimathi University of Technology, Nyeri, Kenya

Vaishali Kushan, Senior Project Program Manager, Global Solar Initiative, Stella Group, Washington, DC

Victoria Lacerda, Local Innovation Agent, ALI Project, SEBRAE, Porto Alegre, Brazil

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

Robert Lang, Professor, Greenspun College of Urban Affairs, and Executive Director, Lincy Institute and Brookings Mountain West, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV

Randolph Langenbach, Principal, Conservationtech Consulting, Oakland, CA

Keith Laughlin, former President, Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, Washington, DC

Michelle Lawrence, Director, Link Up, London, UK

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

Christopher Leinberger, Research Professor and Chair, Center for Real Estate and Urban Analysis, George Washington University, and Partner, Arcadia Land Company, Washington, DC

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

Mary Lewin, International Engagement Consultant, and former Manager of International Affairs, Victoria State Government, Melbourne, Australia

Theodore Liebman, Principal, Perkins Eastman, and Vice-President, Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization, New York, NY

Calvin Lindberg, Managing Broker, Angell Hasman and Associates, Vancouver, Canada

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

Michael Lindfield, Director, Urban Infrastructure Services, Sydney, Australia

Anthony Ling, Director, Evora, and Editor, Caos Planejado, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Christine Loh, Visiting Professor and Chief Development Strategist, Division of Environment and Sustainability, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, China

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

Steven Lovink, President, Planet2025 Network, Washington, DC

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

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

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

Lara Lutzenberger, President, Gaia Foundation, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Kalia Lydgate, CEO and Executive Director, Olohana Foundation, Paquilo, HI

Ernani Machado, CEO, JMM Tech, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

David Maddy, Renewable Energy Credit Risk Specialist, ProCredit Holding, Frankfurt, Germany

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

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

Adalberto Maluf, Director of Sustainability, Marketing, and New Business, BYD, Campinas, Brazil

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

Giancarlo Mangone, Senior Strategic Master Urban Planner, ADNOC Group, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Azim Manji, Urban Development/Land Value Capture Specialist, Department for International Development, London, UK

David Markusen-Weiss, Co-Principal, Fourth State Metals, Brooklyn and Poughkeepsie, NY

Adair Marques, Director of Innovation, Department of Economic Development, Contagem City Government, Contagem, Brazil

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

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

Derek Martin, Adviser, International Federation for Housing and Planning, Copenhagen, Denmark

Andreia Martins, President, Institute of Sustainable Development, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Cecilia Martinez, International Consultant, and former Director, New York Office, United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat), Mexico City, Mexico

Eber Marzulo, Professor of Urban and Regional Planning, Faculty of Architecture, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Rachel Massaro, Vice President, Joint Venture Silicon Valley, and Senior Research Associate, Silicon Valley Institute for Regional Studies, San Jose, CA

Ricardo Mastroti, Partner, Biomimetica, and Partner, Bemtevi Social Investment, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Busie Matsiko-Andan, CEO, Fashion Indie Media, New York, NY

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

Tom McCawley, Strategic Advisor, China Energy Group, Energy Analysis and Environmental Impacts Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA

Stephanie McClellan, Director, Special Initiative on Offshore Wind, College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, University of Delaware, Newark, DE

Michael McCulloch, Program Officer for Cities and Transportation, ClimateWorks Foundation, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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

Cynthia McEwen, Citizen-at-Large Representative, Human Services Advisory Council, Sarasota County Government, Sarasota, FL

Richard McGahey, Senior Fellow, Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis, New School for Social Research, New York, NY

John McIlwain, Advisor, Climate, Mind, and Behavior Program, Garrison Institute, Garrison, NY

John McKoy, Independent Consultant, Washington, DC

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

Jane McRae, Senior Policy Advisor, Metro Vancouver, Vancouver, Canada

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

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

Cesar Menezes, President, Via Brasil MT 100, Cuiaba, Brazil

Peter Merry, Chief Innovation Officer, Ubiquity University, Utrecht, Netherlands

Egils Milbergs, CEO, Center for Accelerating Innovation, Seattle, WA

Jonathan Miller, Partner, Miller Ryan, New York, NY

Kirstin Miller, Executive Director, Ecocity Builders, Oakland, CA

Regina Miller, Senior Consultant, Transformation Strategies, Hyattsville, MD

Steven Miller, Architect and Development Manager, Planning and Design Consultants, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Ligia Miranda, President, TodaVida, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Nhlanhla Mjoli-Mncube, CEO, Mjoli Development Company, Eziko Investments, and Alpha Network for Women, Johannesburg, South Africa

John Mollenkopf, Director, Center for Urban Research, and Distinguished Professor of Political Science and Sociology, Graduate Center, City University of New York (CUNY), New York, NY 

Alfred Montero, Professor of Political Science, Director of Public Policy, and Senior Editor, Latin American Politics and Society, Carleton College, Northfield, MN

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

Dan Montgomery, Managing Director, Agile Strategies, Boulder, CO

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

Eduardo Moreno, Head, Research and Capacity Building Branch, United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat), Nairobi, Kenya

Nicky Morrison, Professor of Planning, Geography, and Urban Studies, Western Sydney University, Sydney, Australia

Elizabeth Morton, Associate Professor of Practice in Urban Design, and Associate Director, Urban Design Initiatives, School of Public and International Affairs, Virginia Tech, Alexandria, VA

Marcio Mostardeiro, Consultant and Project Adviser, 3M Consulting, Brisbane, Australia

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

Ariane Mueller, Editor-in-Chief, Starship Publishing, Berlin, Germany

Geoff Mulgan, CEO, Nesta, London, UK

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

Gabriel Nagy, Principal, Nagy Associates, Chicago, IL

Christiane Dabdoud Nasser, Team Leader, Med Culture Technical Assistance Unit, European Union, Brussels, Belgium

Suahasil Nazara, Head, Fiscal Policy Agency, Ministry of Finance, Republic of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia

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

Mary Newsom, Director of Urban Policy Initiatives, UNC Charlotte Urban Institute, University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC

Gertrude Ngenda, Research Fellow, Urban Development Research Program, Institute for Economic and Social Research, University of Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia

Emmanuel Dennis Ngongo, Director, Green Teams Initiative, Nairobi, Kenya

Olivia Nielsen, Associate Principal, Miyamoto International, Boston, MA

Laurie Kaye Nijaki, Principal, ECOnometrics Consulting Services, Los Angeles, CA

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

Jeff Nugent, Independent Consultant, New York, NY

Marta Nunes da Costa, Adjunct Professor of Philosophy and Political Science, Federal University of Mato Grosso do Sul, Campo Grande, Brazil

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

Tapiwa Nyandoro, Capacity Building Coordinator and Africa Host, Impact Hub Global Community, Harare, Zimbabwe

Lora O’Connor, Co-Executive Producer, California Vision 2020, and Chief Strategy Officer, Compassionate California, Los Angeles, CA

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

Marielza Oliveira, Director, Beijing Cluster Office, United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Beijing, China

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

Jordan Panayotov, Director, Independent Center for Analysis and Research of Economies, Melbourne, Australia

Kathryn Papp, Independent Consultant, Washington, DC

Julia Parzen, President, JP Consulting, Chicago, IL

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

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

Fernando Pavao, Founder, Republic of Bicycles, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Doug Payne, New Products Manager, Global Product Operations, Apple, Cupertino, CA

Jiri Payne, Member (MEP), European Parliament, Prague, Czech Republic

Fabiola Pecce, Sustainability Executive, Pasargada, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Michael Peck, 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

Rafael Perini, Professor of Management and Director of Graduate Programs, Faculty of Serra Gaucha, Caxias do Sul, Brazil

Jan Peterson, Chair, Huairou Commission, Brooklyn, NY

Andre Pettigrew, Director, Office of Economic and Workforce Development, Durham City Government, Durham, NC

Morgan Pillay, Executive Director, Isite, Johannesburg, South Africa

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

Glorianna Pionati, Senior Fellow, Global Urban Development, Pittsburgh, PA

Eva Pisova, External Expert for S3 Strategy/ESIF Funds at Office of the Government of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic

Richard Pivnicka, Chairman, HearUnow, San Francisco, CA

Christine Platt, President, Commonwealth Association of Planners, Durban, South Africa

Alexander Plessl, Director General, Alex Plessl Consulting and Social Innovation, La Cumbre, Argentina

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

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

Scott Polikov, President, Gateway Planning Group, Austin, TX

David Poole, CEO, Sports Online, Sydney, Australia

Jonathan Potter, Senior Economist, Local Economic and Employment Development (LEED) Program, and Manager, OECD LEED Forum on Entrepreneurship, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, Paris, France

Mathilde Pouget, Senior Research Executive, Ipsos MORI, London, UK

Deependra Prashad, Principal Architect, Deependra Prashad Architects & Planners, New Delhi, India

Roy Priest, Commissioner, Housing Opportunities Commission, Montgomery County Government, Kensington, MD

Philip Psilos, Asia-Pacific Technical Director, Economic Development and Innovation, FHI 360, Bangkok, Thailand

Kurt Puchinger, Priority Area Coordinator, European Union Strategy for the Danube Region (EUSDR), 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, Manager of Planning, Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada, Las Vegas, NV

Bill Radulovich, President, RADiant Alternative Design, Pleasanton, CA

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

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

Paul Ray, Professor and Director, Institute for the Emerging Wisdom Culture, Ubiquity University, Mill Valley, CA

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

Michael Replogle, Deputy Commissioner for Policy, New York City Department of Transportation, New York, NY

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

Andrew Reynolds, Adjunct Professor, School of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Virginia, and Consultant, Science, Engineering, and Technology for Development, Alexandria, VA

Alex Ribeiro, Technical Director, Brazilian Institute of Development, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Graham Richard, Principal, Graham Richard Associates, San Francisco, CA

Gowher Rizvi, International Affairs Advisor to the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Cynthia Robbins, Consultant, Racial Justice Initiative, TimeBanks USA, Washington, DC

Jackie Roberts, Chief Sustainability Officer, Carlyle Group, Washington, DC

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

James Rochow, Chairman, Integrative Strategies Forum, Silver Spring, Maryland

Ann Rogan, Executive Fellow, FUSE Corps, Office of the Mayor, Stockton City Government, Stockton, CA

Eduardo Rojas, Lecturer in Historic Preservation, School of Design, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Renato Romano, Executive Vice President, Global Green Partners, and CEO, Euramco Pictures, Los Angeles, CA

Maria do Rocio Rosario, Executive Director, Urban Development Strategies, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Catherine Ross, Professor of City and Regional Planning, 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, President and CEO, Canadian Urban Institute, Toronto, Canada

Stuart Rowlands, President and CEO, SRPR, Los Angeles, CA

Louise Rubacky, Writer and Producer, American Moxie Media, San Francisco, CA

Blair Ruble, Distinguished Fellow, and Director, Urban Sustainability Laboratory, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, DC

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

David Rusk, Senior Fellow, DC Policy Center, Washington, DC

Doug Ryan, Senior Fellow, Prosperity Now, Washington, DC

Rick Rybeck, Director, Just Economics, Washington, DC

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

Paul Saffo, Adjunct Professor, School of Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA; and Chair, Future Studies, Singularity University, Santa Clara, CA

Emilia Saiz, Secretary General, United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG), Barcelona, Spain

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

Kendra Sandoval, Director of Community Affairs, Student Development and Leadership, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA

Nathan Sandwick, Community Development Educator, Portage County, University of Wisconsin-Extension, Stevens Point, WI

Rosalinda Sanquiche, Marketing Manager, Center for Sustainability and Excellence-North America, St. Augustine, FL

Alexandre Pereira Santos, Partner, 3C Architecture and Urbanism, Porto Alegre, Brazil

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

Stewart Sarkozy-Banoczy, Director, Island Resilience Initiative, Global Island Partnership, Washington, DC

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

Saskia Sassen, 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, and Visiting Professor, Development Planning Unit, University College London, London, UK

Allan Savory, President, Savory Institute, Boulder, CO

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

Hans Joachim Schellnhuber, Director, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, and Professor of Theoretical Physics, Potsdam University, Potsdam, Germany

Theo Schilderman, Independent Consultant, Rugby, UK

Stephanie Schmidt, Director, Ashoka Africa, Johannesburg, South Africa

Joelle Schmitz, Senior Fellow, Mossavar-Rhamani Center for Business and Government, Harvard University, Washington, DC

Kurt Schmoke, President, University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD

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

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

Steve Schueth, Board Chair, Alliance for Sustainable Colorado, and Managing Director, Thrize Partners, Boulder, CO

Nina Schuler, Social and Private Sector Development Advisor, UK Department for International Development, Kathmandu, Nepal

Hugh Schwartz, Independent Consultant, Alexandria, VA

Elliott Sclar, Professor Emeritus of Urban Planning and International Affairs, and Director, Center for Sustainable Urban Development, Earth Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY

Fernanda Scur, Regional Pro Bono Program Manager Latin America, PYXERA Global, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Wandia Seaforth, former Chief, Best Practices and Local Leadership Program, United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat), Nairobi, Kenya

Richard Seline, Executive Director, Accelerate H2O Partners, San Antonio, TX 

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

Francine Senecal, Director General, Foundation Institute of Geriatrics, Montreal, Canada

Jigar Shah, President, Generate Capital, San Franciso, CA, and CEO, Jigar Shah Consulting, Washington, DC

Philip Shapira, Professor of Innovation Management and Policy, Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK

Molly O'Meara Sheehan, Freelance Writer, New York, NY

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

Robert Shibley, Professor and Dean, School of Architecture and Planning, University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

Gholam Shiran, Member, Isfahan City Council, and Professor of Civil Engineering and Transportation, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran

Human Shojaee, Founder and President, Sustainary, Copenhagen, Denmark

Michael Shuman, Director, Local Economy Programs, Telesis Corporation, Washington, DC

Leonard Siegel, Mayor, Mountain View City Government, and Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight, Mountain View, CA

D. Wayne Silby, Chairman, Impact Assets, Bethesda, MD, and Founding Chair, Calvert Funds, Washington DC

Nick Silver, Executive Director, Climate Bonds Initiative, London, UK

Emily Silverman, Senior Lecturer, Department of Geography, and Research Associate, Institute of Urban and Regional Studies, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

Herbert Simmens, Independent Author and Consultant, Silver Spring, MD

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

Cody Simms, Partner and Senior Vice President, Techstars, Los Angeles, CA

Ranjit Sivaprakasam, CEO, DSI LIVE, Los Angeles, CA

Jasper Sky, Fellow, E3 Foundation, Cambridge, UK

Kathryn Smith, Independent Historian, Washington, DC

Marc Sniukas, Head of Innovation, Deloitte, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Sri Sofjan, Senior Program Administrator and Strategist, Huairou Commission, New York, NY

Daniel Solomon, Partner, Mithun, San Francisco, CA, and Professor Emeritus of Architecture and Urban Design, University of California, Berkeley, CA

David Solomon, Founder, Thinking Cities, Barcelona, Spain

Radames Soto, President, Kinina Ventures, New York, NY

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

Michal Sourek, Principal Architect, MS Group, and Associate Professor of Architecture, Czech Technical University, Prague, Czech Republic

Gahl Spanier, Business and Market Analyst, Association for Energy Affordability, New York, NY

John Spears, President, Sustainable Design Group, and CEO, International Center for Sustainable Development, Gaithersburg, MD

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

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

Gregory Squires, Professor of Sociology, Public Policy, and Public Administration, George Washington University, Washington, DC

William Stafford, Senior Advisor, Nyhus Communications, and former President, Trade Development Alliance of Greater Seattle, Seattle, WA

Starhawk, Director and Teacher, Earth Activist Training, San Francisco, CA

Jonathan Stern, Senior Consultant, Vantage Point Real Estate Development Management, Annapolis, MD

Lucy Stevens, Senior Policy and Practice Adviser, Energy and Urban Services, Practical Action, Rugby, UK

Oliver Stewart, Director, Customer Success Architect, Opal, Portland, OR

Richard Stren, Professor Emeritus of Political Science, and Senior Fellow, Global Cities Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

Breno Strussmann, Director-Facilitator, Mercur, Santa Cruz do Sul, Brazil

Rogerio Studart, Associate Professor of Economics, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and Distinguished Fellow, Global Federation of Competitiveness Councils, Washington, DC

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

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

Mohammad Syem, Assistant Professor of Geography, Kulgaon City Corporation College, Chittagong, Bangladesh

Kian Tajbakhsh, Senior Advisor to the Executive Vice President for Global Centers, Office of the President, Columbia University, New York, NY

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

Gabriele Tatzberger, Managing Director, Vienna Region, and Head of Startup Services, Vienna Business Agency, Vienna, Austria

Marta Tellado, President and CEO, Consumer Reports, New York, NY

Jacques Teller, Professor of Urban Planning, and Director, Local Environment Management and Analysis, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium

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

Jorge Tonetto, Deputy Secretary of Finance, Rio Grande do Sul State Government, Porto Alegre, Brazil

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

Sophia Trapp, former Director, Productions 1000, London, UK

Janine Treter, Regulatory Affairs Analyst, Neodent, Curitiba, Brazil

Werner Trieloff, Managing Partner, WDT International, and Finance Director, Blackstar, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Leiven Tsai, CEO, PANELTECH.US, Pasadena, CA

Daniele Tubino, Adjunct Professor of Architecture and Urbanism, Unisinos, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Martin Tull, Director of Partnerships, American College of Lifestyle Medicine, and President, Impacts Group, Portland, OR

Catarina Tully, Co-Founder, School of International Futures, London, UK

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

Jan Turkstra, Independent Consultant, Washington, DC

Phillip Typaldos, Customer Success Manager, Oden Technologies, New York, NY

Pablo Vaggione, Coordinator, Mexico and Cuba Office, United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat), Mexico City, Mexico

Diego Valverde, Chief Operating Officer and Head of Global Operations, Sustainary, Curitiba, Brazil

Kees Van Der Ree, Independent Consultant, Geneva, Switzerland

Lisa Van Well, Senior Researcher, Swedish Geotechnical Institute, Linkoping, Sweden

Irene Vance, International Urban Development Expert and Global Consultant, Belfast, Northern Ireland

Andrea Veach, Artisan, Stir & Stitch Handmade, Austin, TX

Al Victors, President, Creative i, Reno, NV

Steve Viederman, Director, Network for Sustainable Financial Markets, and former President, Jessie Smith Noyes Foundation, New York, NY

Guilherme Viegas, Netweaver, Pulsar, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Daniely Votto, Urban Governance Manager, Sustainable Cities Program, World Resources Institute, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Susan Wachter, Professor of Real Estate and Finance, Wharton School, and Co-Director, Penn Institute for Urban Research, 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, former Director, Social, Economic, and Workforce Division, National Governors Association, Washington, DC

Kim Walesh, Deputy City Manager and Director of Economic Development, San Jose City Government, 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

Antonio Warpechowski, Architect and Urbanist, Santo Angelo, Brazil

Al Washa, Senior Creative Strategist, Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation, Rockville, MD

Jessica Wasserman, Managing Principal, Wasserman and Associates, Washington, DC

Alfred Watkins, Chairman, Global Solutions Summit, and Senior Director, P80 Group Foundation, Washington, DC

Karine Wedoy, Founder, Kaka Interiors, Porto Alegre, Brazil

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

Betty Weiss, Senior Program Advisor, Institute for Sustainable Communities, Washington, DC

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

Joseph Weiss, Author and Retired University Researcher, Brasilia, Brazil

Marc Weiss, Executive Director, Garrison Institute, Garrison, NY

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

Robert Wiener, Executive Director, California Coalition for Rural Housing, Sacramento, CA

Katharina Wendelstadt, Director, Go-To-Market Latin America, Microsoft, Sao Paulo, Brazil

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

Wayne Wescott, CEO, Greenfleet, Melbourne, Australia

Dave Wetzel, Vice Chair, Transport for London, and CEO, Transforming Communities, London, UK

Gina Whitehill-Baziuk, Manager, Public Involvement, Portland Community College Bond Program, Portland, OR

Kathryn Whitmire, former Mayor, Houston City Government, Houston, TX

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

Eva Willmann de Donlea, Executive Director, 1Earth Institute, Sydney, Australia

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

Darcy Stallings Winslow, President, Academy for Systems Change, Portland, OR

Erna Witoelar, Commission Member, Earth Charter International Initiative, Jakarta, Indonesia

Susan Witt, Executive Director, Schumacher Center for a New Economics, Great Barrington, MA

Michelle Wyman, Executive Director, National Council for Science and the Environment, Washington, DC

Silvia Guimaraes Yafai, Independent Consultant, Leicestershire, UK

Guang Yang, Professor of Public Policy and Economics, Hebei Normal University, Shijiazhuang, China

Robert Yaro, President Emeritus and Senior Advisor, Regional Plan Association, New York, NY

Yue-man Yeung, Professor Emeritus of Geography, and former Director, Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

Glenn Yoder, Senior Consultant, Enclude, Sisaket, Thailand

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

Muhammad Yunus, Chairman, Yunus Center, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Christopher Zelov, Project Director, Knossus Project, Philadelphia, PA

Dimitri Zenghelis, Visiting Research Fellow, Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, London School of Economics, London, UK

Jieming Zhu, Associate Professor, Department of Real Estate, School of Design and Environment, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Susan Zielinski, Independent Consultant, and former Managing Director, SMART, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Larry Zinn, President, Tejas Verde Group, San Antonio, TX

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


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