Hank Dittmar

Opening Plenary with Henry Cisneros

Description:  CNU XVI opens with a native Texan whose embrace of New Urbanism left a lasting mark on the nation's public housing. Henry Cisneros, former secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, helped enact the HOPE VI progr... read more »

Opening Remarks, Thursday Night Session

Description:  Hank Dittmar, Chairman of the CNU Board and Chief Executive of the Prince’s Foundation for the Built Environment, opens the Congress with a report on the state of CNU and its most vital initiatives. Hank will share a special message f... read more »

Urbanism and Climate Change in the U.S.

Description:  As we continue to confront global climate change, the role of Urbanism – new and old - will become increasingly central to the sustainability of our environment. A big share of the green house gases that contribute to rising global t... read more »