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Event / AoU & RIAI Conference – Urban Futures Cities & Towns In Transition

September 1, 2016 @ 08:30 - September 3, 2016 @ 12:30 BST

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DAY ONE: THURSDAY 1 SEPTEMBER 2016

08:30
Registration & refreshments

09:00
Welcome
Carole Pollard
President, RIAI

09:00
Opening Address
Minister Simon Coveney
Minister for Housing, Planning
& Local Government

10 Years Of The Academy Of Urbanism

Chair: Philip Jackson AoU,
Associate Director, Scott Tallon Walker

09:30
AoU in Context – Achievements of the First Decade
Steven Bee AoU
Chairman, The Academy of Urbanism

Dublin In Context

10:00
Regeneration of O’Connell Street
Grainne Shaffrey

10:30
Developing Adaptive National Strategies for Cities and Towns
Martin Colreavy AoU
Principal Advisor, Built Heritage and Architectural Policy
Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional,Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs

11:00
Break

11:30
New City Communities
Ali Grehan AoU
City Architect, Dublin City Council

12:00
The Urbanism of a Knowledge Economy
Tony Reddy AoU
Director, The Academy of Urbanism

12:30
Q&A

13:00
Lunch

Urbanism: Theory and Practice

Chair: Noel Brady
NJBA Architects & Urban Designers

14:00
European Urbanism: Ireland’s Contribution
John Worthington AoU
Co-Founder, DEGW / Commissioner,
Independent Transport Commission

14:30
Sustainable Urbanism
Herbert Girardet
Co-founder, World Future Council

15:00
Mapping Beauty
Paul Kearns/Motti Ruimy

15:30
Coffee

16:00
Economy of Places
Roger Hobkinson
Director, Colliers International

16:30
The Digitised City
Charles Landry AoU
Comedia

17:00
Q&A

17:30
Closing

DAY TWO: FRIDAY 2 SEPTEMBER 2016

International Experience

Chair: James Pike AoU
Chairman, OMP Architects

08:30
Registration

09:10
Learning from Europe
Kevin Murray AoU
Director, The Academy of Urbanism

09:30
Ireland Regional Challenges
Peter Hynes
County Manager, Mayo County Council

10:00
European Cities

  • Helsinki: Alpo Tani, Urban Planner, Helsinki City Planning Department
  • Stockholm

11:00
Break

11:30
South American Cities
City DNA: Lima, Peru

Yvonne Farrell / Shelley McNamara
Co-founders, Grafton Architects

12:00
UN Habitat III report on Cities:
From Vancouver to Vladivostock

Professor Brian Evans AoU
Head of Urbanism, Mackintosh School of Architecture

12:30
Q&A

13:00
Lunch

Urban Futures

Chair: Kevin Murray AoU
Director, The Academy of Urbanism

14:00
Massive Small – How to be a Radical Incrementalist: Making Massive Small Change
Kelvin Campbell
Chairman & Founder, Smart Urbanism

14:30
Scenarios for Future Transportation: Design, Behaviour and Reality
Henk Bouwman AoU
Director, The Academy of Urbanism

15:00
New Business Models for Tomorrow’s Urbanism
Yolande Barnes AoU
Head of Global Research, Savills

15:30
Break

16:00
Happy Towns and Cities
Marten Sims
Senior Design and Engagement Specialist, Happy City Lab

16:30
Q&A

17:00
Closing

DAY THREE: SATURDAY 3 SEPTEMBER 2016

Tours Of Dublin

09:30 – 12:30

Simultaneous tours of areas of Dublin

Temple Bar
Guides / Commentators:
Frank McDonald
Shane O’Toole

Docklands
Guides / Commentators:
Sean O’Laoire
Tony Reddy
Ruairi Quinn


Conference Rates:
Early Bird – (booking before 1 July)
2 Day Attendance €195.00 / stg £155.00
1 Day Attendance €125.00 / stg £100.00

Bookings after 1 July:
2 Day Attendance €225.00 / stg £177.00
1 Day Attendance €140 / stg £110.00

Tours:
Conference tours will be priced separately at
€30.00 / stg £23.00
Please note that the charges will be made in Euro at the rate applicable on the day of payment – The Sterling rates above are approximate

Image of Dublin Giuseppe Milo via Flickr

Details

Start:
September 1, 2016 @ 08:30 BST
End:
September 3, 2016 @ 12:30 BST
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Venue

Dublin Castle
Dame St
Dublin, Dublin 2 Ireland
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