June 8, 2018: Design World Views on Adaptation and Resiliency

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From Good City Form to Urban Transformation – Co-development of Urbanity, Sustainability and Resilience. Inspirations from HafenCity Hamburg, Germany

Jürgen Bruns-Berentelg, CEO
HafenCity Hamburg GmbH

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Cities Thriving with Water: Artful, Technically Innovative, Integrated – Design Strategies That Work

Herbert Dreiseitl, Director, Liveable Cities Lab

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Summary: Sustainable Solutions Lab Boston Harbor Barrier Study

Rebecca Herst, Director, Sustainable Solutions Lab
University of Massachusetts Boston

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Rapid Fire – Projects and Programs Taking Action

Moderator: David W. Cash, Dean, John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies, Sustainable Solutions Lab, University of Massachusetts Boston

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The Case for Passive Survivability
Alex Wilson, President, Resilient Design Institute; Founder, Building Green, Inc.

Suffolk Downs Redevelopment
Thomas N. O’Brien, Founding Partner, Managing Director
The HYM Investment Group, LLC

CRB: From Planning to Action
Mia Mansfield, Climate Ready Boston Program Manager, City of Boston

Coastal Adaptation: Working at Unconventional Scales
Alex Felson, Associate Professor, Yale School of Architecture
Director and Principal Investigator, Yale F&ES + YSOA