Program - Monday, June 9, 2014

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Sentinel Hotel, Grand Ballroom

 
9.00 – 9.15 WELCOME
Mayor Charlie Hales, Portland, OR
Metro President Tom Hughes, Portland, OR
IMCL Board:
Suzanne H. Crowhurst Lennard, Portland, OR
Mayor James Brainard, Carmel, IN
Richard J. Jackson, Los Angeles, CA
Ferd Johns, Bozeman, MT
 
9.15 – 11.00 HEALTH, EQUITY, AND THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT (CM 1.5)
 
9.15 – 10.00 Achieving Neighborhood Health Equity - Richard J. Jackson, Los Angeles, CA
 
10.00 – 10.15 Coffee Break and Book Signing
 
10.15 – 11.00 Shaping the Healthy City for All - Suzanne H. Crowhurst Lennard, Portland, OR
 
11.00 – 12.30 SHAPING HEALTHY CITIES (CM 1.5)
 
11.00 – 11.45 Building a Healthy City Center: Carmel, IN - Mayor James Brainard, Carmel, IN
 
11.45 – 12.30 Making Bristol Healthy for All - Mayor George Ferguson, Bristol, UK
 

Sentinel Hotel, Governor Ballroom

 
12.30 – 2.15 Conference Luncheon
 

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

Sentinel Hotel, Grand Ballroom

 
2.30 – 3.30 INCREASING WALKING AS A TRANSIT MODE
Moderator: Ferd Johns, Bozeman, MT
Advancing a National Walking Movement - Scott Bricker, Portland, OR
Nature’s Mode: Reframing Walkability as Transportation - Rick Phillips, Emeryville, CA
 
3.30 – 3.45 DISCUSSION
 
3.45 – 5.15 HEALTHY NEIGHBORHOODS: COMMUNITIES DEFINE THEIR NEEDS
Moderator: Phil Stafford, Bloomington, IN
Promoting Health Equity through Community Based Participatory Research - Eileen M. Brennan, Portland, OR
“Through Their Eyes” – Intergenerational Projects to Generate Community Participation and Make Neighborhoods Healthy for All - Paula Gardner, St. Catharines, ON, CANADA
Building Academia-Community-Government Partnerships for Civic Engagement and Sustainability - Dayana Salazar and Hilary Nixon, San Jose, CA
 
5.15 – 5.30 DISCUSSION
 

Sentinel Hotel, Library

 
2.30 – 4.00 WHAT MAKES A SUCCESSFUL SQUARE
Moderator: Suzanne H. Crowhurst Lennard, Portland, OR
The Last Tram Stop - Peter Sarlos, New South Wales, AUSTRALIA
Prototypes of Commercial Activity and the Public Realm? - Elke Schlack Fuhrman, Santiago, CHILE
Room to Breathe: Parks, Plazas, and People of Shanghai - David Sachs, Manhattan, KS
 
4.00 – 5.00 DISCUSSION: HAVE WE LOST THE ABILITY TO DESIGN DEMOCRATIC SQUARES?
Moderator: Suzanne H. Crowhurst Lennard, Portland, OR
 
   

Sentinel Hotel, Billiard Room

 
2.30 – 3.30 URBAN REVITALIZATION: THE IMPORTANCE OF THE PUBLIC REALM
Moderator: Michael Mehaffy, Portland, OR
Urban Vibrancy - Antonio Gomez-Palacio, Toronto, CANADA
Two-Way Street Conversion: Evidence of Increased Livability in Louisville - John Gilderbloom, Louisville, KY
 
3.30 – 3.45 DISCUSSION
 
3.45 – 5.15 SUSTAINABLE URBAN DEVELOPMENT: THE ROLE OF ARCHITECTURE
Moderator: Ferd Johns, Bozeman, MT
Making Cities LAST - Jassen Callender, Jackson, MS
Background Architecture: Weaving Meaningful Threads into the Urban Fabric - Kyle Campbell, Cincinnati, OH
Columbus, IN: Continuing to Create a Better Community with Innovative Modern Architecture - Steven R. Risting, Indianapolis, IN
 
5.15 – 5.30 DISCUSSION
 

Sentinel Hotel, Card Room

 
2.30 – 3.30 HOW THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT IMPACTS HEALTH: FINDINGS
Moderator: Lamine Mahdjoubi, Bristol, UK
Evidence-Based Public Health Impacts of the Built Environment - Glen Johnson, Bronx, NY
Healthy Urban Planning through Intersectoral Action: Introduction to Concepts and Examples from Four WHO Case Studies - Suvi Huikuri, Kobe, JAPAN
 
3.30 – 3.45 DISCUSSION
 
3.45 – 5.15 PAPERS SESSION
Moderator: Borzou Rahimi, Los Angeles, CA
Design Recommendations to Mitigate Bicycle-Auto Incidents in the Urbana-Champaign Illinois AreaAlex Norr and Grace Kyung, Champaign, IL
Narrowing the Gap: Correlation between Street Width and Pedestrian Safety - Casey Gorrell, Brookville, KS
Real Estate Site Selection Model for Incremental Suburban Redevelopment - Nicholas Knodt, Charlottesville, VA
 
5.15 – 5.30 DISCUSSION
 

Sentinel Hotel, Grand Ballroom

This event is open to the public - free
8.30 – 9.30 HAPPY CITY (CM 1)
 
8.30 – 9.30 Special Event and Book Signing
HAPPY CITY - Charles Montgomery, Vancouver, BC, CANADA