International Forum


The International Forum will feature short presentations by international developers discussing how their projects incorporate, adapt, and localize the principles of New Urbanism. In addition to incorporating best practices of urbanism, the presentations will focus on building resilient developments that are post-peak-oil-ready.


  • Dhiru Thadani, AIA, Architect + Urbanist
  • Jim MacKinnon, Head Planner of Scotland, Scottish Executive
  • Larry Beasley, 'Distinguished Practice' Professor of Planning, University of British Columbia
  • Raymond L. Gindroz, Co-founder and Principal, Urban Design Associates
  • Saeed Ahmed Saeed, CEO, Limitless LLC
  • AndreĢs Duany, Principal, Duany Plater-Zyberk & Company

Slideshow by Jim MacKinnon:

Slideshow by Larry Beasley:

Slideshow by Saeed Ahmed Saeed: