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New working districts are evolving in major cities across the world, with hubs of talent and creativity taking shape beyond the center. How are the global  cities, New York and London, transforming their neighborhoods to accommodate new ways of working?

With The Collective driving the co-movement in London at Old Oak Common and the Brooklyn Tech Triangle becoming a cluster of innovation in robotics and artificial intelligence, there is a convergence between how we live, work and play, but are we ahead of the curve or do we need to do more to ensure we are creating pieces of city robust enough to function for future generations of employees?

Center for Architecture host this tenth NLA NY-LON Simultaneous Seminar, joining Urban Design Forum as partners in the series which is a key part of the NLA International Programme, championed by KPF.

Breakfast will be served at 8:30 in New York, with the seminar beginning promptly at 9:00, while lunch will be served at 1:30 in London, with the seminar beginning promptly at 2:00. A live video seminar taking place simultaneously in both cities brings together speakers and audiences to foster cross-city dialogue and learning between London and New York.

Introductions:
Peter Murray, Hon. FRIBA, FRSA, Chairman, New London Architecture
Benjamin Prosky, Assoc. AIA, Executive Director, Center for Architecture | AIANY

Welcomes:

Jill Lerner, FAIA, Principal, KPF
New York Speakers:
Regina Myer
, President, Downtown Brooklyn Partnership
Toby Moskovitz, CEO Heritage Equity Partners

London Speakers:
Jennifer Ross
, Director, Tibbalds Planning and Urban Design
Reza Merchant, Founder, The Collective

New York Respondent:

Thomas McKnight, Executive Vice President and head of Planning, Development, and Transportation, New York City Economic Development Coporation

London Respondent:
TBA

Wednesday, 12/07
8:30am to 10:30am
Location
Center for Architecture
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