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Thu 07.18.2013

Living in a Fit Nation

AIA CES: 1.5 LU

When: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM THURSDAY, JULY 18

Where: At The Center   

What does it mean to live in a Fit Nation? Practitioners, academics, policy makers and advocates will discuss how urban design, planning, transportation, architecture, and public policy can promote health by making citizens more active, encouraging movement and improving food access, and how these methods can be replicated in cities across the nation.

Speakers
Stephen Yablon AIA, LEED AP, Principal, Stephen Yablon Architect PLLC
Yael Lehman, Executive Director, The Food Trust
Hugo Subotovsky, AIA, Architect
Ernest Watson Hutton Jr., FAICP Assoc AIA, Hutton Associates Inc/ Planning Interaction

Moderator
Charles McKinney, Hon. AIA, ASLA, Principal Urban Designer, New York City Department of Parks and Recreation

Price: Free for AIA members; $10 for non-members

A program of the exhibition Fit Nation, on view at the Center for Architecture June 13, 2013 to September 7, 2013.

Fit Nation is organized by the AIA New York Chapter in collaboration with the Center for Architecture Foundation.

Fit Nation is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

The exhibition is also made possible through the generous support of the following sponsors:


Patrons




Sponsors
FXFOWLE
Lutron Electronics Inc.
Michael Fieldman, Architect
Syska Hennessy Group
Zetlin & De Chiara

Supporters
Blue Sea Development Company
Dattner Architects
ECORE Commercial Flooring

Media sponsors



 

RELATED PROGRAMMING:

FitNation Opening Reception

Thursday, June 13, 2013, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Fit City 8 Conference
Monday, June 24, 2013, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

FamilyDay@TheCenter
Saturday, June 22, 2013, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM or 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

International Bike Cities
Monday, July 1, 2013, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Living in a Fit Nation
Thursday, July 18, 2013, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Active Design and Activism
Thursday, August 8, 2013, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

 


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