California Planning Roundtable
A group of experienced public and private sector planners. Works on publications, presentations, and a scholarship.
Network of journalists, speakers and advisers committed to competitive, equitable, and sustainable 21st century metropolitan regions.
An Asia-Pacific regional network of local authorities, with an agenda emphasizing urban development.
Congress for the New Urbanism
CNU is a non-profit organization that works with multi-disciplinary professionals to promote walkable, neighborhood-based development as an alternative to sprawl.
International Making Cities Livable
Promotes the creation and restoration of compact, walkable, safe, mixed-use cities, towns, and neighborhoods through a continuing series of conferences.
International Network for Traditional Building, Architecture & Urbanism (INTBAU)
Worldwide organization supporting traditional architecture, urbanism, and crafts through education and advocacy.
Local Government Commission
A nonprofit organization working to build livable communities. Covers topics including community design, economic development, sustainable energy sources, transportation, and waste prevention.
An international association of global cities working towards developing solutions to issues affecting large cities such as urban planning and development, the economy, the environment, transport, infrastructure and communications.
San Francisco Planning and Urban Research Association (SPUR)
Promotes good planning and government through research, analysis, public education, and advocacy.
Urban Design Group
Provides a forum for architectural, design, and urban planning firms to address urban design issues. Includes information on members and industry news.
Urban Design Research Institute
An independent organization dedicated to the protection of the built environment and improving urban communities through research projects, public events, and publications.
An organization dedicated to building ecologically and socially healthy cities.