Smart City Public Lectures

  • 2016-08-23
  • Research
  • WWTF

Highly distinguished international experts discuss the hotly debated topic of Smart City and present recent discourses to a wider public.

  • All day event.

In conjunction with an inter-disciplinary WWTF-funded Summer School at TU Wien on ‘Smart Cities: Designing places and urban mentalities’, the university is hosting a series of public lectures with some excellent visiting academics. The lectures are in English and admission is free.

TUESDAY 23rd August 2016, 19:00-20:00 Future Cities, Mark Tewdwr-Jones, Newcastle University Venue: Trabrennbahn Tribünen Krieau, Nordportalstraße 247, 1020 Vienna

THURSDAY 25th August 2016, 18:00-20:00 City Culture: From Greenwich Village to Abu Dhabi, Harvey Molotch, New York University Venue: Amerika Haus, Friedrich-Schmidt-Platz 2, 1010 Vienna

SATURDAY 27th August 2016 Venue: TU Wien Kuppelsaal, Karlsplatz 13, 4th floor, 1040 Vienna 14:00-17:00: Panel Discussion, Allen J. Scott, Harvey Molotch, Marcus Foth, Mark Tewdwr-Jones, Agnis Stibe 18:00-21:00: Persuasive Cities for Sustainable Wellbeing, Agnis Stibe, MIT Media Lab

Click here for a PDF overview of the lectures.

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