On May 13, 2015 at the Phillips Collection in Washington, D.C., the National Civic Art Society hosted a panel discussion on "New Urbanism and the Human Habitat: Beauty in the Natural and Built Environment."
- James Howard Kunstler, author of The Geography of Nowhere
- Michael Mehaffy, Portland-based urban designer
- Roger Scruton, English philosopher and public commentator
- Moderator: Orsolya Ujj, Pannonius Fellow of the Common Sense Society