Workshop Programme

Workshop Programme

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TimeTitleSpeakerOrganisation
09:30 - 10:00 Registration (Rm 526, James Watt (South) Building)    
10:00 - 10:15 Introduction and objectives Prof Colin McInnes University of Glasgow
10:15 - 10:45 City Rules Prof Jesse Ausubel The Rockefeller University
10:45 - 11:00 Q&A Group Discussion Chair: Prof Brian Evans  
11:00 - 11:15 Refreshments    
11:15 - 11:45 Design for extreme (extra)-terrestrial environments  Xavier de Kestelier Foster and Partners
11:45 - 12:00 Q&A Group Discussion Chair: Prof Paul Younger  
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch    
13:00 - 13:20

Reduce, re-use, recycle? Solving the water-energy nexus in growing cities

Prof Paul Younger University of Glasgow
13:20 - 13:40

How do we make cities and city systems of the future resilient to change?

Dr Richard Bellingham University of Strathclyde
13:40 - 14:00 Future human and freight mobility and potential impacts on cities  Prof Vonu Thakuriah University of Glasgow
14:00 - 14:15 Q&A Group Discussion Chair: Prof Bill Sloan  
14:15 - 14:45 Refreshments    
14:45 - 15:05 The new urban agenda and metropolitan trends in the global north Prof Brian Evans Glasgow School of Art
15:05 - 15:25 Arts and Future City Development Francis McKee Centre for Contemporary Arts
15:25 - 15:45 A history of future cities Garrie Mushet University of Glasgow
15:45 - 16:00 Q & A Group Discussion Chair: Prof Vonu Thakuriah  
16:00 - 16:15 Refreshments    
16:15 - 16:45 Plenary: Do cities have limits?  Chair: Prof Colin McInnes  
16:45 - 17:00 Conclusions and Key Messages Prof Chris Platt Glasgow School of Art
17:00 - 18:00 Buffet Meal (Workshop Participants)    
18:00 - 19:30 Public Lecture: The nature of the city Prof Jesse Ausubel The Rockefeller University