UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE

Janette Sadik-Khan

Janette Sadik-Khan
Date:
14-Sep-2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Venue:
Room 419, Knowles Building, Pokfulam Road, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Title:
Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution
Speaker(s):
Ms. Janette Sadik-Khan
Former New York City Transportation Commissioner
Transportation Principal with Bloomberg Associates

Abstract

If you can change the street, you can change the world. Streetfight discusses the transformative power of streets and shows how reclaiming space for people to walk, bike and take public transportation sets cities on a path toward a more sustainable future.

About the Speaker

Ms. Janette Sadik-Khan is one of the world’s foremost authorities on transportation and urban transformation. As New York City transportation commissioner under Mayor Michael Bloomberg from 2007 to 2013, she oversaw historic changes to city streets. She now works with mayors around the world to reimagine and redesign their cities as a principal with Bloomberg Associates.

 

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