• Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi, Gulf based Columnist; DUBAI

  • Kara Bachman, Executive Director, Chicago Sports Commission; CHICAGO

  • François Bergere, Program Manager, Public-Private Infrastructure Advisory Facility, The World Bank Group; WASHINGTON DC

  • Mike Brown, MVO, Commissioner, Transport for London; LONDON

  • Scott C. Brun, MD, Vice President, Scientific Affairs and Head, AbbVie Ventures; CHICAGO

  • Ricky Burdett, Director, LSE Cities; LONDON

  • Charlie Catlett, Founding Director, Urban Center for Computation and Data; CHICAGO

  • Ronnie C. Chan, Chairman, Hang Lung Properties; HONG KONG

  • Heng Chee Chan, Chairman, Lee Kuan Yew Centre for Innovative Cities in the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD); SINGAPORE

  • James Cuno, President and CEO, The J. Paul Getty Trust; LOS ANGELES

  • Ivo H. Daalder, President, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs; CHICAGO

  • Caroline Daniel, Partner, Brunswick and former Editor, FT Weekend; LONDON

  • Dan Doctoroff, CEO, Sidewalk Labs; WASHINGTON DC

  • Elizabeth Dozier, Managing Director, Chicago Beyond, Former Principal of Christian Fenger High School; CHICAGO

  • Al-Ketbi Ebtesam, President, Emirates Policy Center; ABU DHABI

  • Andrew Edgecliffe-Johnson, US News Editor, Financial Times; NEW YORK

  • Angela Foster-Rice, Managing Director of Global Environmental Affairs & Sustainability, United Airlines; CHICAGO

  • Edward Glaeser, Fred and Eleanor Glimp Professor of Economics, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Harvard University; CAMBRIDGE

  • Dan Glickman, Cochair, Global Food and Agriculture Program, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs; CHICAGO

  • Hanna Gronkiewicz-Waltz, Mayor, City of Warsaw; WARSAW

  • Christiane Hajj, Executive Director, Fundación Carlos Slim; MEXICO CITY

  • LaMar Hasbrouck, MD, MPH, Executive Director, The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO); WASHINGTON DC

  • Edwin Heathcote, Architecture Critic, Financial Times; LONDON

  • Connie Hedegaard, Former EU Commissioner for Climate Action, Chairman, CONCITO and KR Foundation; COPENHAGEN

  • Todd Hohn, Global Workplace Health and Safety Director, UL; SAN FRANCISCO

  • Mark Hoplamazian, President and CEO, Hyatt Hotels Corporation; CHICAGO

  • Umran Inan, President, Koç University; ISTANBUL

  • Tessa Jowell, House of Lords, London School of Economics; LONDON

  • David Kilcullen, President and CEO, Caerus Associates; DENVER

  • Peter Kudryavtsev, Founding Partner, Citymakers; MOSCOW

  • Desmond Kuek, President and Group CEO, SMRT Corporation Ltd.; SINGAPORE

  • Thai-Ker Liu, Senior Director, RSP Architects Planners & Engineers (pte) Ltd.; SINGAPORE

  • Edward Luce, Chief US Commentator and Columnist, Financial Times; WASHINGTON DC

  • Lior Meyer, Director of Brand Marketing & Communications, Tel Aviv Global; TEL AVIV

  • Robert Muggah, Research Director, Igarapé Institute; RIO DE JANEIRO

  • Michael A. Nutter, Former Mayor, City of Philadelphia, Columbia SIPA; PHILADELPHIA

  • Claudio Orrego, Governor, Metropolitain Region of Santiago; SANTIAGO

  • Boris Palmer, Mayor, Tübingen; TÜBINGEN

  • Sukhumbhand Paribatra, Governor, City of Bangkok; BANGKOK

  • Henry M. Paulson JR., Founder and Chairman, Paulson Institute, University of Chicago, Former Secretary, US Treasury; CHICAGO

  • Dan Pelino, General Manager, Global Public Sector, IBM Corporation; WASHINGTON DC

  • Adam Pellegrini, Divisional VP, Digital Health, Walgreens, SEATTLE

  • Arne Quinze, Artist; SINT-MARTENS-LATEM

  • Kasim Reed, Mayor, City of Atlanta; ATLANTA

  • Andreas Schleicher, Director, Directorate for Education and Skills, The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD); PARIS

  • Carlos Ivan Simonsen Leal, President, Fundação Getulio Vargas; RIO DE JANEIRO

  • Anne-Marie Slaughter, President and CEO, New America; WASHINGTON DC

  • Helle Søholt, Founding Partner & CEO, Gehl Architects ApS; COPENHAGEN

  • Dorothee Stapelfeldt, Minister for Urban Development and Housing, Hamburg, Germany; HAMBURG

  • Paul D. Steinberg, Chief Technology Officer, Motorola Solutions; SCHAUMBURG

  • Philip Stephens, Associate Editor and Chief Political Commentator, Financial Times; LONDON

  • Chorh Chuan Tan, President, National University of Singapore; SINGAPORE

  • Gillian Tett, US Managing Editor, Financial Times; NEW YORK

  • Alfonso Vegara, Founder & Honorary President, Fundación Metrópoli; MADRID

  • Rachel Whetstone, Senior Vice President of Policy and Communications, Uber; SAN FRANCISCO

  • Abi Williams, President, The Hague Institute for Global Justice; THE HAGUE

  • Keith Williams, President and CEO, UL LLC; CHICAGO

  • Thomas K. Wright, President, Regional Plan Association; NEW YORK

  • Minja Yang, Former Deputy Director of the UNESCO World Heritage Centre, President and Professor, Raymond Lemaire International Centre for Conservation, KU Leuven; LEUVEN

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