Joe Berridge is an urban planner and city builder who has had an integral role in the development of some of the largest and most complex urban planning and regeneration projects in Canada, the U.S., the U.K., and Asia. He has been strategic planner for the development of the city centres of Manchester, Belfast and Cardiff and heavily involved in the master planning for the waterfronts of Toronto, Singapore, Cork, London’s East Docklands, San Juan, Puerto Rico and Governors Island in New York City. He has prepared campus master plans for the University of Waterloo, Queen's and Western University. Joe played an important role in helping form the growth management and transportation plans for the Toronto region. He is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Toronto and a regular media commentator and writer on urban issues.