MINGLE WITH CHANGEMAKERS
CNU 20 is the premier venue for New Urbanist thought. Come shape the design of our communities and join the conversation with the likes of:
Shelley Poticha, former executive director of CNU and now Director for Office of Sustainable Housing and Communities at the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development. Learn how the new partnership between HUD-DOT-EPA is creating change on the ground in El Paso, TX and South Florida, and how these cities are embracing New Urbansim as the mechanism to prepare their towns for economic recovery.
Jonathan Barnett, CNU Athena Medalist and author of Smart Growth in a Changing World, who will discuss his latest work in climate change.
Leon Krier, one of the most celebrated architects of the New Urbanism who will critically address the Charter of the New Urbanism in the Saturday Morning Plenary.
Peter Norton, author of Fighting Traffic.
Alexander Von Hoffman, Affordable Housing Pioneer at the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard University.