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2018-10-25 18:00:002018-10-25 20:00:00America/New_YorkAIANY Design for Aging Committee MeetingThe committees of AIA New York are the foundations from whic
Magnusson Architecture and Planning PC 42 West 39th Street New York NY 10018
Oct 25, 2018
Thursday, 10/25, 6pm - 8pm
Magnusson Architecture and Planning PC
The committees of AIA New York are the foundations from which the Chapter positions itself in the field of architecture, whether through discussion, advocacy, policy making and development, event and exhibition planning, or other endeavors.
Committees meet monthly, usually at the Center for Architecture. AIA members, AIA associate members, and general public are all welcome to participate.
If you have questions or are considering attending a meeting for the first time, contact each committee’s co-chairs for more information at aiany.org/committees.
AGENDA – October 25th, 2018 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Presentation / Discussion: 6:00 – 6:40
Kathy Kline, UN General Assembly of Partners Older Persons Partner Constituent Group co-chair, will discuss her work and possible ways that the DFA committee can collaborate with on-going initiatives at the UN.
On-going / Recent Initiatives
I. Additional Distribution and Press for the Aging in Place Guide – largely complete, with substantial inventory only of info cards remaining
II. Committee support/interaction with ARCHIVE GLOBAL group on developing their NYC Open Innovation Competition, to improve the design of open space accessible to vulnerable, elderly New Yorkers.
III. Report on Cooper Hewitt exhibit tour 10/22.
Events in Formation for 2019
I. Joint event with Design for Health Committee in early 2019
Presentations @ Monthly Meetings
I. 11/29: Karen Kraskow will present her draft Keynote slides on bus and subway interiors and what we bring to them
II. 12/20: End of Year Holiday Social and Potluck
I. Plans for 2019
II. Possible Event or Exhibit to continue exploration of Co-Housing
III. Co-Chair Transition
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