The Executive Committee
The Executive Committee, or EXCO, is charged with the general management of the society. It develops policies and proposes these to the Council and General Assembly. Members propose EXCO candidates and elect them for three years. The aim is to have a fair representation of the continents within the EXCO.
Milica Bajic Brkovic, Serbia
Educated as an architect and planner in ex-Yugoslavia and USA, Milica Bajic Brkovic has dedicated her professional life to the built environment. Read more
Ismael Fernández Mejía, Mexico
Past President 2012
Ismael Fernandez Mejia is a Mexican Architect, Urban Planner, Consultant in Urban Development Projects and Infrastructure.
Alex Macgregor, Scotland
Alex Macgregor was educated in the U.K. and the U.S.A. He is an architect, city planner and urban designer whose work has been awarded many times.
Manfred Schrenk, Austria
Manfred Schrenk is head of CEIT ALANOVA - Central European Institute of Technology, Department of Urbanism, Transport, Environment and Information Society, a non-university-research institute based in Schwechat / Austria (Vienna´s Airport City).
Jeremy Dawkins, Australia
Vice President Events/Congress
The aspirations of the founders of ISOCARP can now be achieved in ways that they could not have imagined. It can now be a truly global network of the world’s planners, creating a strong virtual community simply through using the new communication tools.
Martin Dubbeling, The Netherlands
Vice President UPATs
Martin Dubbeling (1961) is a senior consultant, urban planner and urban designer at Connecting Cities in Assen, The Netherlands. Connecting Cities is an office for research, consultancy, design and communication in sustainable urban and regional planning. Read more
Khalid El Adli, Egypt
Vice President Members - National Delegations
Educated at Cairo University; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; University of California, Berkeley; and Texas A&M University, Dr. Khalid El Adli holds a formidable package of credentials including a Ph.D. degree in Urban and Regional Science, an M. Arch. as well as a B. Arch. degree with Highest Honors. Read more
Dirk Engelke, Germany
Vice President Awards/Communitation
Credo: In our personal and professional life we are all facing the globalised world every day. We are dealing with the economic, social and spatial impacts of a worldwide economy in our business as well in our social life. Read more
Piotr Lorens, Poland
Vice President Young Planning Professionals
Piotr Lorens, PhD, DSc. is an urban planner and researcher, dealing with a wide spectrum of aspects associated with present urban development and regeneration processes. Read more
Shi Nan, China
Vice President Publications
Secretary General and Senior Planner, Urban Planning Society of China
Executive Chief Editor, City Planning Review.Urban Planning Society of China, UPSC
Shipra Narang Suri, India
Vice President Technical Assistance - Projects
An urban planner from SPA Delhi and CEPT University Ahmedabad, Dr. Shipra Narang Suri worked for the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT) in different capacities and locations for over a decade. Read more
David C. Prosperi, United States of America
Vice President Academic Development -ISOCARP Institute
David C. Prosperi is Henry D. Epstein Professor Urban and Regional Planning at Florida Atlantic University with a specialization in urban and regional theory and particularly in the use of systems and critical methods to understand, evaluate, model, create, and plan emerging urban regions. He is a graduate of Indiana University. Read more