ArchLeague Symposium: The Five Thousand Pound Life: Water
The ArchLeague has an upcoming symposium that might be of interest to SMS student. The Five Thousand Pound Life: Water will focus on issues of water supply in the context of climate change. The symposium will take place on Saturday, February 7th at the Rose Auditorium at The Cooper Union.
Speakers include: Al Appleton, International Environmental and Infrastructure Consultant; Hadley Arnold, Architect, Co-Director, Arid Lands Institute; Peter Arnold, Architect, Co-Director, Arid Lands Institute; Maria Arquero de Alarcón, Architect, Partner, MAde-studio; Ila Berman, Director of the University of Waterloo School of Architecture; Kevin Bone, Architect, Director, Institute for Sustainable Design at Cooper Union; Rosalie Genevro, Executive Director, The Architectural League of New York; Henry L. Henderson, Midwest Director, Natural Resources Defense Council; Jen Maigret, Architect, Partner, MAde-studio; Pete Mulvaney, Sustainable Water Resource Strategist, SOM Chicago; Josh Newell, Geographer, Head of the Urban Sustainability Research Group, University of Michigan; Stephanie Pincetl, Planner, Director of the California Center for Sustainable Communities, UCLA; James Wescoat, Landscape Architect, Geographer, Aga Khan Professor in the Department of Architecture at MIT.