Forum

Levin College Forum

Forum Program – Hillary Brown, Next Generation Infrastructure

Thursday, April 21, 2016
4:00-6:00pm
Roberta Steinbacher Atrium 
Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs
1717 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44115
 
 
About this Forum
Join the Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs and the Levin College Forum Program in exploring how new ecological infrastructure with its multi-purpose, carbon-neutral, resilient systems are not a pipe dream. The program features Hillary BrownProfessor, The City University of New York, and author of Next Generation Infrastructure: Principles for Post-Industrial Public Works.
 
Hillary Brown, FAIA, is Founding Principal of the firm New Civic Works and Professor at the Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture at the City College of New York. Previously, Brown served as Assistant Commissioner of the City of New York, where she was Founding Director of New York’s Office of Sustainable Design and led publication of the nationally recognized City of New York High Performance Building Guidelines and High Performance Infrastructure Guidelines. She currently serves on the National Research Council of the National Academies? Board on Infrastructure and the Constructed Environment. Brown has served on both the national and New York Chapter Board of Directors for the U.S. Green Building Council and is a Fellow of the Post-Carbon Institute.
 
Hillary Brown's book, Next Generation Infrastructure: Principles for Post-Industrial Public Works, will be on sale during this event. She will sign books from 6:00pm-6:30pm.