RalphBuehlerRalph Buehler, Ph.D. is Associate Professor of Urban Affairs and Planning at Virginia Tech’s Alexandria Center. He specializes in international comparative planning and policy with a focus on sustainable urban transport. He is co-editor of the book ‘City Cycling’ by MIT Press.

Schenk_Todd_HeadshotTodd Schenk, Ph.D., MCP is an Assistant Professor of Urban Affairs and Planning in Virginia Tech’s School of Public and International Affairs. His research and teaching focus on collaborative planning and stakeholder engagement, and environmental policy and planning. He recently published a book on Adapting Infrastructure to Climate Change: Advancing Decision-Making Under Conditions of Uncertainty (Routledge, 2018) and co-edited a volume on Joint Fact-Finding in Urban Planning and Environmental Disputes (Routledge, 2017). Todd has lived in Hungary and the Czech Republic, and previously worked for the Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe.