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Blue Workshop: Territorial Scale – Recognizing politico-environmental ecologies

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Blue Workshop: Territorial Scale – Recognizing politico-environmental ecologies

When infrastructure is conceived and constructed at the territorial scale its systems and logics cross boundaries and jurisdictions, territorializing regional geographies. This workshop focused on interdependent, overlapping infrastructures through three dominant themes: water, energy and risk.

Experts

Marc Angélil
Host Marc Angélil Architect and Professor of Architecture & Design, ETH Zurich, Switzerland and Head of the Academic Committee (AC) of the LafargeHolcim Foundation Read CV »
Geoffrey Thün
Moderator Geoffrey Thün Associate Professor of Architecture, Taubman College of Architecture & Urban Planning, University of Michigan, USA Read CV »
Kathy Velikov
Moderator Kathy Velikov Associate Professor of Architecture, Taubman College of Architecture & Urban Planning, University of Michigan, USA Read CV »
Bradley Cantrell
Bradley Cantrell Associate Professor of Landscape Architectural Technology, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, USA Read CV »
Rania Ghosn
Rania Ghosn Assistant Professor, School of Architecture & Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA Read CV »
El Hadi Jazairy
El Hadi Jazairy Assistant Professor of Architecture, Taubman College of Architecture & Urban Planning, University of Michigan, USA Read CV »
Anuradha Mathur
Anuradha Mathur Professor of Landscape Architecture, School of Design (PennDesign), University of Pennsylvania, USA Read CV »
Miho Mazereeuw
Miho Mazereeuw Assistant Professor and Founding Director, Urban Risk Lab, School of Architecture & Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA Read CV »
Dan Pitera
Mobile Workshop Organizer Dan Pitera Executive Director, Detroit Collaborative Design Center (DCDC), Mercy School of Architecture, University of Detroit, USA Read CV »
 

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The full complexity of the apparatus
Infrastructure’s capacity for community-building
Recognizing politico-environmental ecologies
 
Forum Details
Forum

Infrastructure Space
April 7 to April 9, 2016

Location
Detroit, USA
Focus Sessions
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