Phil Wright

Meeting of the Minds Speaker

Phil Wright

Research Fellow, OMEGA Centre at University College London
Phil Wright, OMEGA Centre at University College LondonMeeting of the Minds

Phil Wright became a Research Fellow at the OMEGA Centre at University College London in October 2006 after thirty years as a chartered town planner.

He has worked in a variety of environments in the UK and overseas - for local and national governments and as a consultant. During his career he has maintained a strong interest in strategic planning, infrastructure development and policy analysis/formulation, including the preparation of strategic plans for the metropolitan area of Hong Kong and a number of its New Towns, as well as the formulation of urban renewal and growth management strategies. As a planning consultant he has also prepared large-scale commercial and mixed-use development proposals in London, acted as a planning advisor to Network Rail and conducted strategic development studies.

Phil’s principal areas of research and teaching lie in the fields of strategic planning and decision-making in relation to mega infrastructure.

Speaker at:

Meeting of the Minds 2013 in Toronto, Canada
Meeting of the Minds is made possible by the generous support of these organizations:
Toyota
Cisco
Barr Foundation
Itron
Lincoln Institute of Land Policy