Program - Wednesday, June 19

PROGRAM MAIN / MONDAY / TUESDAY / WEDNESDAY / THURSDAY / FRIDAY

Governor Ballroom

9.00 – 10.00 INTERNATIONAL MODELS *
  Moderator: Sven von Ungern-Sternberg, Freiburg, GERMANY
9.00 – 9.45 Making Porto a Healthy City for ALL
    Mayor Rui Moreira, Porto, PORTUGAL
   
9.45 – 10.00 DISCUSSION
  Discussant: George Ferguson, Bristol, UNITED KINGDOM
   
10.00 – 10.30 Coffee Break and Book Signing
     
10.30 – 12.00 DESIGNING FOR A HEALTHY CITY *
  Moderator: Sven von Ungern-Sternberg, Freiburg, GERMANY
  Urban Places for All
    George Ferguson, Bristol, UNITED KINGDOM
  Urban Design in the Face of a Worldwide Crisis in Affordability
  Moderator: Michael W. Mehaffy, Portland, OR
    Patrick Condon, Vancouver, BC, CANADA
  Protecting Health through Better Urban Design
  Moderator: George Ferguson, Bristol, UNITED KINGDOM
    Mayor James Brainard, Carmel, IN
     

Governor Ballroom

2.00 – 3.30 STRATEGIES TO IMPROVE MOBILITY AND ACCESSIBILITY *
  Moderator: George Ferguson, Bristol, UK
  50 Foot Circles – Empowering All in the City of Short Distances
    Rick Phillips, San Jose, CA
    Dorothy Riddle, San Jose, CA
  New Pedestrians and Mobility Demands – New Networks
    Chris Stapleton, Edgecliff, AUSTRALIA
  Walkability, Public Transit and Autonomous Vehicles: Planning for Sustainable Transport in an Autonomous Future
    Devon McAslan, Tempe, AZ
3.30 – 4.00 DISCUSSION
  Discussant: Jassen Scott Callender, Jackson, MS
     
4.00 – 5.30 REVITALIZING TOWN CENTERS *
  Moderator: Ferdinand Johns, Oak Harbor, WA
  Well Built: Questions of Space and Opportunity in Designing Healthy Cities
    Robin Clark, VANCOUVER, BC, CANADA
    Nancy McLean, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
  Big Time Revitalization of a Small City Downtown
    Dave Boyd, Bothell, WA
  How to Harness Community Participation for a Healthier Community
    Leah Kemp, Mississippi State, MS
5.30 – 6.00 DISCUSSION
  Discussant: Rick Phillips, San Jose, CA
     

Billiard Room

2.00 – 3.00 IMPLEMENTING MIXED-INCOME, AND AFFORDABLE HOUSING *
  Moderator: Ettore Maria Mazzola, Rome, ITALY
  Lessons from a Dense City
    Mark Ginsberg, New York, NY
  Affordable Housing and Smart Growth in Rhode Island
    Edgar Adams, Bristol, RI
3.00 – 3.15 DISCUSSION
  Discussant: Sam Chase, Portland, OR
     
3.15 – 4.15 HOUSING CHALLENGES *
  Moderator: Ettore Maria Mazzola, Rome, ITALY
  Reconfigurable Shelter for Homeless and Refugees: Role of Emerging Technologies as Medium of Architectural Education
    Mona Ghandi, Pullman, WA
  The Dilemma of Affordable Household Design and Users’ Preferences
    Nagwa Sherif, Cairo, EGYPT
4.15 – 4.45 DISCUSSION
  Discussant: Sam Chase, Portland, OR
     
4.45 – 5.45 ACTIVE STREETS*
  Moderator: Ettore Maria Mazzola, Rome, ITALY
  Jographies: Using Urban and Green Infrastructure to Encourage Recreational Running
    David McKenna, Manchester, UNITED KINGDOM
  Guerrilla Playfare: Lessons Learned from Parkour and Modern Streetsports for Designing More Play-Friendly Cities
    Caitlin Pontrella, Seattle, WA, USA
5.45 – 6.00 DISCUSSION
  Discussant: Keshia M. Pollack Porter, Baltimore, MD
     

Card Room

2.00 – 3.00 LISTENING TO YOUTH (A) *
  Moderator: Mark Nieuwenhuijsen, Barcelona, SPAIN
  The Importance of the Local School Environment in Encouraging Healthy School Travel and Healthy Local Communities
    Simon Kingham, Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND
  An Integrative Approach towards Children Inclusive Planning of Public Spaces
    Mariam Amer, Cairo, EGYPT
3.00 – 3.30 DISCUSSION
  Discussant: Bianca Shulaker, Washington, DC
     
3.30 – 4.30 LISTENING TO YOUTH (B) *
  Moderator: Mark Nieuwenhuijsen, Barcelona, SPAIN
  A Healthy City for All and by ALL
    Mark Moreno, Berrien Springs, MI
  Urban Resilience through Enhanced Indigenous Networks Research Project
    Darwin Horning, Prince George, BC, CANADA
4.30 – 5.00 DISCUSSION
  Discussant: Bianca Shulaker, Washington, DC
     

Library

6.00 - 7.00 Reception, bar  
7.00 - 9.30 Discussion Dinner/Awards Ceremony