Athena City Accolade is given by the Centre for the Future of Places at KTH to distinguished scholars with substantial body of work that have during the scope of their career expanded, enriched and advanced the field of interdisciplinary knowledge within urbanism studies and beyond.
The CFP Athena City Accolade Awards has been given to:
Dr. Folke Snickars
for his outstanding contributions to the field of urban and regional studies, urban economic theory and policy, transport studies, metropolitan development, and regional science in general.
Dr. Robert Cervero
for his outstanding contribution to the field of urban and regional planning, transport science, sustainable transportation policy and planning and land use planning at the Institute of Urban and Regional Development, UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design
Dr. Richard Florida
for his outstanding contribution to the field of urban economics, city planning and management, urban policy and governance. As well as urbanism in general at the Martin Prosperity Institute at the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto.
Dr. Setha Low, Professor City University of New York
for her outstanding contribution to the field of Anthropology, Space, Place, Ethnography & Qualitative Methodology at CUNY
Dr. Julian Agyeman, Professor at Tufts University
for his outstanding contribution to the field of social justice and ecological sustainability, environmental policy and planning at Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts
Dr. Emily Talen, Professor of Urbanism University of Chicago
for her outstanding contribution to the field of urban planning, urban design, geographical sciences and urbanism in general.