Urban Playspaces Conference: Elger Blitz

Urban Playspaces Conference: Elger Blitz

Introduction presentation to the 'Why not the whole city as a play site?' panel.Elger Blitz is the founder and senior designer at Carve, a...
Putting Public Space In Its Place – Welcome and Panel 1: Can “Public” Space Be “Privately” Provided?

Putting Public Space In Its Place – Welcome and Panel 1: Can “Public” Space...

Welcome by Jerold S. KaydenCan "Public" Space be "Privately" Provided?Moderated by Susan ChinSpeakers: Adrian Benepe, Jerold S. Kayden, Holly M. LeichtIn a digital age,...
Urban Playspaces Conference: Are children the starting point for a more livable city?

Urban Playspaces Conference: Are children the starting point for a more livable city?

Presentations: Gil PenalosaResponse: Cecilia Vaca JonesThe ‘livability’ ranking for cities was first put forward in 1984 as essentially an economic indicator. However, we should be able...
Putting Public Space in its Place Panel 7:  Is Public Space Flat ?

Putting Public Space in its Place Panel 7: Is Public Space Flat ?

Is public space flat?Moderated by Diane DavisSpeakers: Pipper Gaubatz, Paul Katz and Annette Kimsource
Putting Public Space In its Place Panel 1: Welcome; Can “Public” Space Be “Privately” Provided?

Putting Public Space In its Place Panel 1: Welcome; Can “Public” Space Be “Privately”...

Can "Public" Space be "Privately" Provided?Moderated by Susan ChinSpeakers: Andrian Benepe, Jerold S. Kayden, and Holly M. Leichtsource
After Dark: Nocturnal Landscapes and Public Spaces in the Arabian Peninsula, Panel I

After Dark: Nocturnal Landscapes and Public Spaces in the Arabian Peninsula, Panel I

In the Arabian Peninsula, public spaces are often most used after darkness falls, and the temperature along with it. This symposium explores typologies of...
After Dark: Nocturnal Landscapes and Public Spaces in the Arabian Peninsula, Panel III

After Dark: Nocturnal Landscapes and Public Spaces in the Arabian Peninsula, Panel III

In the Arabian Peninsula, public spaces are often most used after darkness falls, and the temperature along with it. This symposium explores typologies of...
Urban Playspaces Conference: Jens Aerts

Urban Playspaces Conference: Jens Aerts

Introduction presentation to the 'How does the city look from 95 cm?" panel.Jens Aerts is the author of UNICEF’s recent publication ‘Shaping Urbanization...
The High Line: A Debate

The High Line: A Debate

Recognizing the High Line with a prize in urban design that is housed in the Department of Urban Planning and Design, in which social...
Putting Public Space in its Place Panel 2:  “Designing” Public Space: By Whom, for Whom?

Putting Public Space in its Place Panel 2: “Designing” Public Space: By Whom,...

Panel 2: "Designing" Public Space: By Whom, For Whom?Moderated By Blair KaminSpeakers: Adriaan Geuze, Fred Kent and Jonathan Marvelsource