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Livability in the District: The Human Scale Film and Panel Discussion

August 24, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Courtyard at AIA Headquarters
1735 New York Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20006 United States

Date:  Thursday, August 24, 2017

Time:  6 pm – 8:30 pm

Location:  Courtyard at AIA National Headquarters

1735 New York Avenue, NW


You are invited to join ULI, AIA, ASLA and APA members at a panel discussion and film showing about the current and future status of the livability of cities around the world. Creating livable cities continues to be a challenge for city-makers, including the District.  The first part of this event will be a panel discussion about the specific livability challenges DC faces today, what the priority initiatives should be, and what is the city working towards now.  The second part of the event is a public showing of the film “The Human Scale,” which poses similar questions to cities and city makers around the world.   The trailer for the film can be found here: ( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r3q9ifNfd1Y) The film will be followed up with a brief Q & A session with the panelists.

Confirmed Panelists:

Eric Shaw, Director, DC Office of Planning

Susan Piedmont-Palladino, Director at Virginia Tech and Curator at the National Building Museum

Kristopher Takacs, Director, DC Office, SOM

**Additional panelists to be added

Cost:  $15 for ULI/APA/ASLA/AIA  members; $35 for nonmembers

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