Human Cities Expo 2017

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

11:00 am atrium Map

Sponsored by:
Urban Studies Program

Free and open to the public.  Please RSVP here

Join us for the annual Human Cities Expo, a day-long celebration bringing together interdisciplinary perspectives on advancing a human-centered approach to cities.

The theme of the Fall 2017 Expo is “Time for Hope: Finding and Forging Inspiration.” It features interactive exhibits, student presentations, and keynote talks from distinguished scholars and practitioners. Special highlights include an interactive workshop, Fluid Cities, and community-based projects in Hong Kong, Beijing, and the San Francisco Bay Area.


Exhibition hall open from 11am-6pm. Guided Tours 1-1:30pm, 3:30-4pm, 5:30-6pm.

Retaking the Commons // Public Space, Public Participation in Hong Kong

Defining Smart Cities // Research Posters

International Urbanization // Beijing

Main Stage Presentations

11am-12:00pm: Carol Mancke and Trena Noval, Fluid Cities Workshop


Kevin Hsu and Deland Chan, Stanford Human Cities Initiative

Zephyr Frank, Stanford Program on Urban Studies, Professor of Latin American History, Gildred Professor of Latin American Studies

Jack Baker, Stanford Urban Resilience Initiative, Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

John Zhao, Stanford Coalition for Planning an Equitable 2035

12:30-1:00pm: Gretchen Addi, Aging2.0

1:30-3:30pm: Sustainable Cities Seminar Presentations

4:00-4:30pm: David Lu, Clarity

4:30-5:30pm: Defining Smart Cities Seminar Presentations

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Where: atrium Map

Please RSVP here.


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