Urban Age with the Ove Arup Foundation Cities and the Environment series
Date: Monday 8 March 2010
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building
Speaker: Janette Sadik-Kahn
Chair: Professor Ricky Burdett
Update, Wednesday 10 March: This event has now been rescheduled for Monday 26 April at 6.30pm.
Update, Wednesday 3 February: This event has been postponed due to unforeseen circumstances. LSE would like to apologise for any inconveience caused.
Janette Sadik-Khan, Commissioner of the New York City Department of Transportation, has transformed the way New Yorkers think of sustainable transport and realised some dramatic and effective projects and policy changes in a brief period – including the part-pedestrianisation of Times Square. She will explain how creative public transport solutions can address the environmental impact of cities and improve the quality of urban life.
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