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Mind the Gap: Improving Urban Mobility through Science and Design

20 June 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Organized by: Van Alen Institute
Venue: Van Alen Institute
30 West 22nd Street
New York

Engaging a variety of tools and approaches from neuroscience, environmental psychology, and behavioral psychology, this special event with Van Alen Institute will examine scientific approaches to understanding how populations are impacted as they move through cities. Participants will learn innovative ways practitioners in design and the sciences are collaborating to create better and healthier environments for all.


Jonathan Hilburg, Assistant Editor, Architect’s Newspaper (moderator)Susan Magsamen, Director of International Arts and Mind Lab, Brain Science Institute, Johns Hopkins UniversityJulia Day, Associate, Gehl StudioTaylor Nakagawa, Associate, Multimer