Program - Wednesday, June 11, 2014

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Sentinel Hotel, Grand Ballroom

 
9.00 – 10.30 COMPLETE COMMUNITIES (CM 1.5)
 
9.00 – 9.45 Housing Homeless Families and Preventing Homelessness - Steve Rudman, Portland, OR
 
9.45 – 10.30 Health Impact Assessment - Andrew Dannenberg, Seattle, WA
 
10.30 – 10.45 Coffee Break and Book Signing
 
10.45 – 12.15 EQUITABLE COMMUNITIES (CM 1.5)
 
10.45 – 11.30 Lifetime Communities - Phil Stafford, Bloomington, IN
 
11.30 – 12.15 Active Life Enabled by Child-Friendly Environment - Lamine Mahdjoubi, Bristol, UK
 

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

Sentinel Hotel, Grand Ballroom

 
2.00 – 3.00 PLANNING AND PUBLIC HEALTH COLLABORATIONS
Moderator/Discussant: Andrew Dannenberg, Seattle, WA
Making Cities Healthy for All: The Role and Contribution of Strategic Planning Policy - Andrew Wheeler, Sydney, AUSTRALIA
Planning for Healthy Communities: New Collaborations, New Challenges - Thomas Jacobson, Rohnert Park, CA; Amy Lyle, Santa Rosa, CA; & Jana Hill, Santa Rosa, CA
 
3.00 – 3.15 DISCUSSION
 
3.15 – 4.15 URBAN FOOD SYSTEMS
Moderator/Discussant: Andrew Dannenberg, Seattle, WA
Not Just the Individual, Not Just Supermarkets: Understanding the Ecology of Urban Food Systems - Hanaa Hamdi, Newark, NJ
Landscape Strategies for Promoting Public Health through Urban Agriculture - Margot Jacobs, Los Angeles, CA
 
4.15 – 4.30 DISCUSSION
 
4.30 – 5.30 CIVIC ENGAGEMENT IN PLACE-MAKING
Moderator/Discussant: Michael Mehaffy, Portland, OR
Civic Infrastructure for Democratic Development and Citizen Changemaking - Scott Tate, Roanoke, VA
Innovative Community Engagement with Mobile Apps - Thomas Coleman, Evanston, IL & Aaron Selverston, San Francisco, CA
 
5.30 – 5.45 DISCUSSION
 

Sentinel Hotel, Library

 
2.00 – 3.00 AFFORDABLE HOUSING: IT’S MORE THAN HOUSING
Moderator/Discussant: Ferd Johns, Bozeman, MT
Affordable Housing in Saudi Arabia: Addressing National Challenges - Charles W. Ware, Corona del Mar, CA
Harvest Commons Apartments: How a Repurposed Building and Site has Restarted the Lives of its Residents - Michele McKay, Chicago, IL
 
3.00 – 3.15 DISCUSSION
 
3.15 – 4.15 LIVABILITY AND URBAN QUALITY: RESIDENTS’ EXPERIENCE
Moderator/Discussant: Michael Mehaffy, Portland, OR
Livability and LEED-ND: A Social Critique - Nicola Szibbo, Berkeley, CA
How Does Urban Transformation Impact on Place Attachment and Residential Satisfaction? Insights from a Swiss Case Study - Timo von Wirth, Zurich, SWITZERLAND
 
4.15 – 4.45 DISCUSSION: WHAT DO PEOPLE WANT IN THEIR NEIGHBORHOOD?
 
4.30 – 5.00 THE PIGGYBACK YARD: A NEW URBAN PARK FOR L.A.
Moderator/Discussant: Borzou Rahimi, Los Angeles, CA
Benjamin V. Feldmann, Los Angeles, CA
 
5.00 – 5.15 DISCUSSION
 

Sentinel Hotel, Billiard Room

 
2.00 – 4.00 INFORMAL ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION GROUPS

Professional Collaboration: Planning and Public Health

Community Participation Models

 
4.00 – 5.30 INFORMAL ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION GROUPS

Impact of the Built Environment on Health

Housing and Equitable Communities

 

Sentinel Hotel, Card Room

 
2.00 – 4.00 INNOVATIVE WAYS TO RECLAIM PUBLIC SPACES
Moderator/Discussant: Lamine Mahdjoubi, Bristol, UK
Public Space and Architectural Activism through Installations, Interventions, and Performance Art - Zenovia Toloudi, Cambridge, MA
Competitive Solutions to Urban Voids and the Spaces In-Between - Jacob A. Gines, Mississippi State, MS
Phoenix Rising: Art and Revitalization in Toronto - Mojan Jianfar, Toronto, ON, CANADA
Activating Streetscapes, Activating Communities - Alexis Kane-Speer, Toronto, ON, CANADA
 
4.00 – 4.15 DISCUSSION
 
4.15 – 5.15 URBAN AGRICULTURE
Moderator/Discussant: Lamine Mahdjoubi, Bristol, UK
Village Gardens: Building Community and Healthy Food Sources - Amber Baker, Portland, OR
Karen Cellarius, Portland, OR
Urban Agriculture Sustainability and Environmental Justice in Miami-Dade County, Florida - Jacob Policzer, Parkland, FL
 
5.15 – 5.30 DISCUSSION
 

Sentinel Hotel, Grand Ballroom

This event is open to the public - free
8.00 – 9.30 THE HUMAN SCALE - A film by Andreas Dalsgaard, featuring Jan Gehl