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NextGenCities

An exciting partnership between Concordia University, Le Monde, NewCities and Le Devoir

 

October 24 – November 29, 2019

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Next-generation cities are inclusive, connected, collaborative, eco, mobile and encourage engagement. How are Concordians reimagining and reinventing the ways in which we dwell in and develop metropolitan areas to ensure that our urban communities are empowered, resilient, flourishing and just?

From designing environmentally-responsive and efficient cities to prioritizing the conservation of biodiversity and minimizing energy consumption, researchers at Concordia are striving to make our cities sustainable. Don’t miss the chance to engage with our display zones featuring the latest research from Carmela Cucuzzella, Mohamed Ouf, Elizabeth Fast, Jing Hu, Shauna Janssen, Cynthia HammondUrsula Eicker, Chunyan Lai, Rebecca Tittler, Carly Ziter, Alice Jarry, Silvano De La Llata, Zachary Patterson, and Jochen Jaeger.
 

NextGenCities Featured Events


Thursday October 24th, 2019
Workshop Sustainable urban infrastructure: Concordia CERC in Smart, Sustainable and Resilient Cities and Communities meets the professionals 2 pm to 5 pm
Public talk Writer’s Reads with Shazia Hafiz Ramji and David Chariandy as part of Ecotones 6 Conference 6 pm to 9 pm
Friday October 25th, 2019
Workshop "Open urbanism: public spaces as living organisms" with Silvano De La Llata  2 pm to 6 pm
Monday October 28th, 2019
Panel "A path forward: Reflections on Indigenous Resilience in Canada" as part of the Theology in the City: Resilience and Hope in an Age of Fear Conference organized by the Department of Theological Studies 12 pm to 2 pm
Workshop FutureReady: Build Your Creative Muscle, with the Student Success Centre 3 pm to 5 pm
Tuesday October 29th, 2019
Class DART 263: History and Theory of Design for Sustainability, with Carmela Cucuzzella (associate professor, Design and Computation Arts) 9 am to 11:30 am
Wednesday October 30th, 2019
Workshop Reflection on the exhibition The Writing on the Wall, as part of the Theology in the City: Resilience and Hope in an Age of Fear Conference organized by the Department of Theological Studies 10 am to 5 pm
Thursday October 31st, 2019
Launch Office of Rules & Norms, a Concordia Faculty of Fine Arts initiative 3 pm to 6 pm
Friday November 1st, 2019
Workshop Office of Rules & Norms, with guest speaker architect Santiago Cirugeda 10 am to 1 pm
Panel Public Scholars Showcase with Sherif Goubran, Zeina Ismail-Allouche and Matthew-Robin Nye  2:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Roundtable and Workshop The Decolonial Hub Launch: Identity Politics and the Production of "Knowledge" 4:45 pm to 6 pm
Monday November 4th, 2019
Conference Entretiens Jacques Cartier "Laissez son empreinte - La ville Anthropocène" (in French) 10 am to 6 pm
Tuesday November 5th, 2019
Conference Entretiens Jacques Cartier "Laissez son empreinte - La ville Anthropocène" (in French) 10 am to 6 pm
Wednesday November 6th, 2019
Workshop To sprawl or not to sprawl: A discussion of urban development in Montreal  10:30 am to 12 pm
Workshop FutureReady: Pitch like a Pro, with the Student Success Centre 2 pm to 4 pm
Public talk Urban mapping and performance: Context with Alessandro Carboni, in collaboration with PULSE 4:30 pm to 6 pm
Thursday November 7th, 2019
Conference, Workshop and Performance Deep Curation: Experiments in Poetry Reading Curation 1 pm to 6 pm
Friday November 8th, 2019
Workshop Youth Research Chair Indigenous Stream: Sharing and Creating 9 am to 6 pm
Monday November 11th, 2019
Workshop Urban Scenographies: Sm’Arting the City 10 am to 1 pm
Tuesday November 12th, 2019
Class DCART 498/631: Critical Mediation Series, with Alice Jarry (Lecturer, Design and Computation Arts) 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Event Official announcement of the Canada Excellence Research Chair (CERC) in Smart, Sustainable and Resilient Communities and Cities 4 pm to 6 pm
Wednesday November 13th, 2019
Workshop Urban Scenographies: Sm’Arting the City 10 am to 1 pm
Launch Teaterøen | Theatre Island in Copenhagen Field School Publication 6 pm to 8 pm
Thursday November 14th, 2019
Workshop Furniture + Sustainable Design, with CERC in Smart, Sustainable and Resilient Cities and Communities 12:30 pm to 3 pm
Performance Performing Technology: SpokenWeb presents Oana Avasilichioaei 4 pm to 6 pm
Friday November 15th, 2019
Class PHIL 285: Non-Western Philosophy, with Jing Hu (assistant professor, Department of Philosophy) 11:45 am to 2:30 pm
Workshop PechaKucha on the future of cities, with CERC in Smart, Sustainable and Resilient Cities and Communities  3 pm to 6 pm
Tuesday November 19th, 2019
Class DCART 498/631: Critical Mediation Series, with Alice Jarry (Lecturer, Design and Computation Arts)  9 am to 12 pm
Launch Land as our Teacher project launch  4 pm to 7 pm
Wednesday November 20th, 2019
Workshop Writing from the Land with Moe Clark 10 am to 12 pm
Workshop

Climate Stories: An Inuk Perspective, with Jason Sikoak

12 pm to 1:30 pm
Public Talk Craig Commanda, Filmmaker, Talk and Demonstration 2 pm to 3:30 pm
By appointment Traditional Tattooing 2 pm to 3:30 pm
Thursday November 21st, 2019
Workshop Medicine bag making workshop, with Brooke Wahsontiiostha Deer 10 am to 11 am
Workshop Kiyokêwin storytelling session, with Moe Clark and Joseph Naytowhow 10 am to 11:30 am/ 12 pm to 1:30 pm
Workshop Fancy Shawl Pow Wow Dance Workshop, with Ivanie Aubin Malo 10 am to 1 pm
Roundtable Eco-didacticism in the City, a public conversation with Carmela Cucuzzella (associate professor, Design and Computation Arts), Cynthia Hammond (professor, Department of Art History), and Jean-Pierre Chupin (professor, École d'architecture de l'Université de Montréal) 4 pm to 6 pm
Friday November 22nd, 2019
Workshop Tobacco Seeds, Hides, Pelts: Artist talk and workshop, with Faye Mullen 12 pm to 2 pm
Workshop Drum Songs workshop with Moe Clark and Joseph Naytowhow 2 pm to 4 pm
Monday November 25th, 2019
Workshop Storytelling Circle with Jodi Calahoo-Stonehouse 11 am to 1 pm
Workshop Interactive activities with Jodi Calahoo-Stonehouse 2 pm to 4 pm
Public Talk SHIFTing Innovation 5 pm to 7 pm
Tuesday November 26th, 2019
Performce and Roundtable   Translation Sites by Sherry Simon (professor, Department of French Studies) 4 pm to 6 pm
Wednesday November 27th, 2019
Class HENV 660: Climate Change and Sustainability  9 am to 11:30 am
Thursday November 28th, 2019
Workshop Recycling the Champlain Bridge: A Design & Engineering Charrette 10 am to 12 pm
Public talk Concordia brings CityStudio to Montreal 2 pm to 4 pm
Friday November 29th, 2019
Class DCART 498/631: Critical Mediation Series, with Alice Jarry (Lecturer, Design and Computation Arts)  9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Screening Promenades parlante: Episodes in a Changing City by Cynthia Hammond
2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Workshop Concordia University Research Chair in Performative Urbanism PULSE Salon: Urban Commons 5 pm to 7 pm
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