Abeer Elshater and Hisham Abusaada

Abeer Elshater is a professor of urban morphology at Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, teaching and supervising multidisciplinary topics in the ideology of urban design. Elshater is deputy editor-in-chief for the Journal of Urban Design and Planning for the Institution of Civil Engineers. She is currently an ambassador of the Regional Studies Association, United Kingdom. Hisham Abusaada is a professor of urban design at the Housing and Building National Research Centre, Egypt. He concerns himself with the socio-cultural aspects and spatial problems of urban community and development projects.