Livable cities - New York

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New York - Livable Cities Conference

What makes a city livable? Transport, housing, health. Open space, mobility and the environment. Matters of culture, entrepreneurship, crime and safety. Affordability and access to education. Depending on whose ‘livability index’ you look at, it may include design quality, sustainability and the digital infrastructures of the smart city. Other criteria applied may encompass food access, job opportunities or walkability. Inclusivity and the politics of participation also come into play. Discrimination in all its forms impacts livability and social and political equity.

Examining these issues from multiple perspectives, City Tech, CUNY, welcomes presentations from across disciplinary boundaries.

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Abstracts round 1: July 5th, 2022

Abstracts round 2: November 20th, 2022