Jerome Chou: Based in Basel, Switzerland, Jerome Chou is Senior Manager, International Projects for Van Alen Institute, a design nonprofit organization in New York, where he is currently working on a temporary installation in Malmö, Sweden that will offer free programs to help people enter the job market. Prior to joining Van Alen Institute, he was Director of Programs for Flint Public Art Project from 2012-2013. He has led dozens of design, planning, research, and community organizing projects and campaigns to create more equitable and sustainable cities for the Design Trust for Public Space, James Corner Field Operations, the Baltimore City Department of Planning, ACORN, and the Working Families Party. He is trained as an urban planner and landscape architect, and has worked as a book and magazine editor.