Cities in Transition: Today's Realities and the Next Economies

October 27, 2011
National Building Museum
Washington, D.C.

Cities are always transitioning, requiring planners to reinvent techniques for new economic development. This year's AICP Symposium provided examples of initiatives from around the country that are creating opportunities for effective and equitable development.


Carolina Barco
Former Ambassador of Colombia to the United States

Robert N. Brown, FAICP
Director, City Planning Commission
Cleveland, Ohio

Jay Williams
Executive Director, Office of Recovery for Auto Communities and Workers

Jason Jordan, moderator
American Planning Association
Director of Policy and Government Affairs

Symposium Podcast

PDF of PowerPoint presentations (pdf)