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Bryony Roberts Studio is an award-winning design and research practice based in New York. Integrating methods from architecture, social practice, and historic preservation, the studio creates community-based projects in...


ThoughtMatter is a strategic branding and design studio focused on #WorkWorthDoing. — ThoughtMatter


Hines is a privately owned global real estate investment, development and management firm, founded in 1957, with a presence in 255 cities in 27 countries and $83.6 billion¹ of...


The Working Assembly is a branding and creative agency helping companies grow, shift, and evolve. We get excited about powerful ideas that have the ability to shape brands. We...


OLIN is dedicated to affecting positive change through landscape architecture, urban design and planning. We are advocates for the artful creation and transformation of the public realm, and practice...


Joanna Lombard

Professor, School of Architecture and Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Miami

Joanna Lombard, AIA, LEED AP, is an architect and professor at the University of Miami School of Architecture with a joint appointment in the Department of Public Health Sciences...


Susanna Sirefman

President, Dovetail Design Strategists

Dovetail Design Strategists is the leading independent architect selection firm in the United States servicing developers, civic, cultural and educational institutions looking for world-class architecture and design excellence.  Dovetail’s...


Ifeoma Ebo

Urban Designer & Strategist

Ifeoma is an experienced Urban Designer & Strategist with a proven track record in transforming public spaces into platforms for equity and design excellence. In her twenty year career...


John P. Bernal

Graduate Student, University of Florida School of Architecture

John P. Bernal is a graduate student at The University of Florida’s School of Architecture with practical experience in remodeling existing structures and new construction and several years of...


Annie Ferreira

Development Associate

Annie Ferreira is the Development Coordinator at Van Alen Institute. Previously, she worked at CitySquash, a youth development program in the Bronx, where she ran the boarding school and...


Jessica Bolson

Postdoctoral Associate, Florida International University

Jessica Bolson is a postdoctoral fellow at the Southeast Environmental Research Center at Florida International University.


Gensler is a global architecture, design, and planning firm with 48 locations and more than 6,000 professionals networked across Asia, Europe, Australia, the Middle East, and the Americas. Founded...


BIG is a Copenhagen, New York, London and Barcelona based group of architects, designers, urbanists, landscape professionals, interior and product designers, researchers and inventors. The office is currently involved...


Jayantha Obeysekera

Water management, sea-level rise, & climate change expert

Jayantha Obeysekera served as chief modeler at the South Florida Water Management District as technical lead for climate-change and sea-level-rise issues. He served as a member of the federal...


Robert Bernstein

Partner, Holland & Knight

Robert S. Bernstein is a partner of Holland & Knight, a global law firm with more than 1,200 lawyers and other professionals in 27 offices throughout the world. ...


Anthony Abbate

Director and Professor, School of Architecture, Florida Atlantic University

Anthony Abbate, AIA, NCARB, is associate provost at Florida Atlantic University, and director and professor at the School of Architecture.


Worrell Yeung is an architecture and design studio based in New York City and founded in 2014. The practice is an award-winning full-service architectural firm with a diverse portfolio...


STUDIOKCA is an award-winning architecture and design firm led by Jason Klimoski and Lesley Chang based in Brooklyn, New York with projects ranging in scale and complexity from lighting fixtures...


Debbie Love

AICP, City Planner, City of North Miami

Debbie Love is a certified planner with over 30 years of experience in urban design, land use planning and development.  She has served as Project Manager/Primary Author of a...


Deborah Marton

Executive Director

Deborah Marton believes democracy demands shared spaces that communicate respect, dignity, and beauty. Since joining Van Alen Institute in 2019, Deborah has led major initiatives that put community interests...


For more than 100 years, The Rockefeller Foundation’s mission has been to promote the well-being of humanity throughout the world. Together with partners and grantees, The Rockefeller Foundation strives...


WRNS Studio works with today’s most transformative organizations — Microsoft, Stanford University, Google, Princeton University, Airbnb, the University of California, and the Trust for Public Land, to name a...


Nationally recognized by the Wall Street Journal, The Heyman Team is a top-producing team with Sotheby’s International Realty specializing in sales and rentals in Brooklyn and Manhattan.


SOFTlab is a design studio based in New York City. The studio combines a research-based design practice with an interest in how technology, craft, and materials come together in...


NDC’s work focuses on HOMES, JOBS and COMMUNITY. Founded as a national nonprofit in 1969, NDC has worked for over 50 years fulfilling its mission to increase the flow of...


COOKFOX Architects was founded in 2003 by Rick Cook and Bob Fox to pursue beautiful, innovative and sustainable design. Now led by Rick and six partners, our core mission...


Christopher Yanes

Graduate Student, Architecture and Urban and Regional Planning, University of Florida

Christopher, is the fourth generation in his family to attend the University of Florida, completing his Bachelors of Design with a concentration in architecture.


A project to upcycle vacant lots, transforming them into vibrant farmland.


Civitas is an urban design, urban planning and landscape architecture firm with projects ranging from pocket parks to river corridors and inner city revitalizations. Significant projects include Stapleton Airport...


Leni Schwendinger

Principal, Leni Schwendinger Light Projects LTD

For more than 20 years, Leni’s exploration of light has evolved into a profound understanding of the medium, which informs her unique approach across a variety of genres, including...