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Policy, Meet Design
When: 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM THURSDAY, ARCHTOBER 10
Where: At The Center
A collaboration among AIA New York, the American Council of Engineering Companies of New York and Town+Gown, this event will look back at completed design collaborations in three distinct areas—engineering in design, design academia in the local economy and design in government—in order to focus attention at the future of design in New York City—. Samantha MacBride, Assistant Professor, School of Public Affairs, Baruch College, City University of New York in collaboration with the AIANY/Center for Architecture and Public Policy Lab presents in association with Archtober, Architecture and Design Month, New York City: Policy, Meet Design.
Case Studies in Policy and Design
Jeffrey Smith, Assistant Professor, Urban Policy Analysis and Management, The New School for Public Engagement
Andrew Shea, Lecturer, Communication Design, Parsons The New School for Design
Robert Balder, Executive Director, City and Regional Planning Program, Cornell University
Laetitia Wolff, Curator, ExpoTENtial and AIGA/NY Design/Relief Program Director
10 Things Public Policy Analysts Should Know about Design + 10 Things Designers Should Know about Public Policy
David Scobey, Executive Dean, The New School for Public Engagement
Joel Towers, Executive Dean, Parsons The New School for Design
Rae Zimmerman, Professor of Planning and Public Administration, New York University, Wagner School of Public Service
Sarah Holloway, Director, Management, Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs
Roger Mader, Faculty, MFA Interaction Design, School of Visual Arts
Rachel Abrams, Faculty, MFA Interaction Design, School of Visual Arts
Samantha MacBride, Assistant Professor, School of Public Affairs, Baruch College, City University of New York
David Giles, Research Director, Center for Urban Future
It's speed dating, for policy and design issues! Ten policymakers and ten designers will have short (3-5 minute) chats around ten topics related to design, governance, and innovation. The Public Policy Lab's Chelsea Mauldin and Jennifer Rose will moderate.
Policymakers: Andrea Coleman, CEO of the Office of Innovation at the NYC Dept. of Education; Wendy Feuer, Assist. Commissioner Urban Design & Art at NYC Dept. of Transportation; Andrew Eickman, Director of Strategic Planning at NYC Dept. of Housing Preservation & Development; David Seliger, Analyst at the NYC Mayor's Office of Housing Recovery Operations; Susan Tucker, Director of Justice Reinvestment Initiatives at NYC Dept. of Probation; and Abby Wilson, Program Director of the Innovation Practice at the Office of Personnel Management in Washington, D.C.
Designers: Bryan Boyer, recently of the Helsinki Design Lab; Hailey Brewer, Project Lead, Public Innovation Portfolio, IDEO; Leila Taylor, Art Director, Addison; Manuel Toscano, CEO of Zago; and Laetitia Wolff, Curator, ExpoTENtial and AIGA/NY Design/Relief Program Director
Price: Free for AIA members and students with a valid student ID; $10 non-members
Organized by: Town+Gown, Center for Architecture, and Public Policy Lab
A program of Archtober, Architecture and Design Month New York City, October 2013.