Speakers

Eugenie Birch

University of Pennsylvania, United States of America

Professor of Urban Research

United States of America

Eugenie Birch is Professor of Urban Research, Chair at the Graduate Group of City and Regional Planning, University of Pennsylvania School of Design; and Co-Director of the Penn Institute for Urban Research. Her current research focuses on global urbanization. She is president of the General Assembly of Partners (GAP), the engagement platform for the implementation of the UN’s New Urban Agenda and associated global agreements, co-chair, Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) Thematic Group on Cities, and an Associate Editor, Journal of the American Planning Association.