The Future of Placemaking is the Future of Cities

Monday, October 10
4:15PM - 4:45PM
Austin Convention Center Room 8ABC
500 E. Cesar Chavez

Pp59609

817950

Fred Kent
Speaker
Project for Public Spaces - President

Summary

Public space and Placemaking today are located at the intersection of many global issues—from health to sustainability, innovation to equity. Fred Kent, the founder and president of Project for Public Spaces, will inspire you with the ideas and new directions for the future of Placemaking, and with exciting new opprtunities for leveraging this convergence. Fred will share examples from his practice of what communities can accomplish with successful Placemaking. He will also discuss the strategies for advancing Placemaking locally and globally developed during Placemaking Week in September in preparation for Habitat III.


Image courtesy of Leonard J Matthews.

Event Type:
Sessions
Format:
Dual / Solo / Panel
Track:
Place By Design
Tags:
place by design cities aia continuing education

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