Urbanscapes Expert Talk Series hosts prominent names from different backgrounds and from all around the world. Here you could access a short bio of the speakers who already contributed to the series. If you want to get in touch with them, please reach out to us.
Founder and President
Project for Public Spaces (PPS)
Two-day Urbanscapes Symposium saw eighteen prominent thought leaders and renown practitioners from organizations such as Gehl Studios, Project for Public Spaces, 8 80 Cities, London Olympic Park Legacy Company, San Francisco Planning Department, Institute for Transport Development Policy (ITDP), Brookings, OECD and Georgetown University. For more information click here.
Centre for Liveable Cities (CLC) Singapore
WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities
Urban Ecology Agency of Barcelona
Senior Operations Officer
The World Bank Group
James F. Sallis
Distinguished Professor Emeritus
University of California, San Diego
Ex NYC Transportation Commissioner
Global Designing Cities Initiative
Half-day workshop featured presentations from the Korean Research Institute for Human Settlement and the World Bank as well as a round table discussion to exchange ideas and experience on leveraging public urban spaces for city rejuvenation and liveability. For more information click here. Read the blog piece here.