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The King Abdullah Foundation Chair for Developmental Housing (architectural research) at the King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Foundation received Nohad Toulan, a professor of Architectural Planning Studies and  Dean Emeritus of Portland State University's Urban and Public Affairs in Portland, Oregon.

During the meeting, Professor Toulan discussed with the Chair's Technical Commission members ways of mutual cooperation in the field of research.  Dr. Khaled Aljammaz, the Chair's Supervisor explained to the American guest the nature, goals, and application domains of the Chair, as well as ways to implement mutual cooperation. In return, Professor Toulan expressed a great interest and willingness to help. He also discussed with the Chair's committee members the possible fields of cooperation, and it was agreed that the committee would put forward a comprehensive strategy for the near future in order to put this cooperation into execution.