The Scientific Steering Committee (SSC) is composed of experts from the engineering, physical, natural and social sciences and humanities, as well as from the urban community. The SSC guides the organization of the conference through developing the scientific strategy and vision to achieve the conference objectives.
The Organizing Committee is overseeing the preparation of the conference in terms of planning, budgeting, communication and logistics. The organizing committee is composed of representatives from the organizing partners of the conference. It works in close collaboration with the team from Edmonton, the host city, to make this conference a success for the urban and scientific community.