2016. szeptember 19.
Hillary Brown - Future-proofing Urban Systems
"Future-proofing Urban Systems"
The professor of City University of New York (CUNY) will talk about sustainability in urban environments focusing on interdisciplinary research on the topic is done at her department at CUNY.
Date: September 19 (Monday) 2016
Time: 17:00- 18:30
The Place: The Institute of Advanced Studies Kőszeg (iASK), Kőszeg, Chernel st. 14.
Bibó Room (2nd floor)
Hillary Brown, FAIA (Fellow of the American Institute of Architecture) is Professor of Architecture at the City College of New York’s (CCNY/CUNY) Spitzer School of Architecture. She is the Program Director of CCNY’s interdisciplinary master’s program, Sustainability in the Urban Environment, developed with the Grove School of Engineering and CCNY’s Division of Science. Hillary serves on the Board of Infrastructure and the Constructed Environment under the National Academies’ National Research Council. She is a Fellow with the Post Carbon Institute. She has served on the National and NY Board of Directors of the U.S. Green Building Council. Founded in 2001, Brown’s consulting firm, New Civic Works, has engaged public and institutional clients in greening facility and infrastructure capital programs. As a former design director and Assistant Commissioner at New York City's Department of Design and Construction, Hillary Brown founded New York City’s Office of Sustainable Design in 1996. Hillary received her M. Arch at the Yale University School of Architecture and her B.A. at Oberlin College. A 1999 Loeb Fellow at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design, she was a 2001 Robert Bosch Public Policy Fellow at the American Academy in Berlin.