Reimagining
Resiliency

March 16th & 17th, 2015
FACILITY FOR ARCHITECTURAL RESEARCH IN MEDIA AND MEDIATION

Schedule

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MONDAY, 16 March

10 am
Michael Jemtrud, McGill University
Natalie Voland, Quo Vadis: Salon 1861

10:30 – 11.45 am
Arts and the City: Public Art, Festivals, Policy
MODERATOR: Eleonora Diamanti, McGill University
- Annie Gérin, Université du Québec à Montréal
- Rebecca Duclos, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
- Louise Pelletier, Université du Québec à Montréal
- Simon Harel, Université de Montréal

12:00 – 1:30 pm
Lunch

1:30 - 2:45 pm
Sensing City: Data, Technology, Citizenship
MODERATOR: Ziad Ewais, McGill University
- Matt Ratto, University of Toronto
- Ramtin Attar, Autodesk
- Michael Longford, York University

2:45 – 3:00 pm
Break

3:00 – 4:15 pm
City as Culture: Mobility, Stories, Architecture
MODERATOR: Brian Brush (McGill University)
- Cynthia Hammond, Concordia University
- Nat Chard, Bartlett UCL
- Tracey Winton, University of Waterloo

4:30 – 5:00 pm
Break

5:00 pm
KEYNOTE: Allan Stoekl, Pennsylvania State University

6:30 pm
Dinner

TUESDAY, 17 March

9:30 – 10:45 am
Prosperous City: Wellbeing, Sustainability, Community
MODERATOR: Alexandra Cirgenski, McGill University
- David Maddox, The Nature of Cities, New York
- Tim McDonald, Temple University
- Claire Poitras, INRS

10:45 – 11:00 am
Break

11:00 - 12:30 am
Practiced-based Research and Scholarship
MODERATOR: Michael Jemtrud, McGill University
- Alanna Thain, McGill University
- Paul Yachnin, McGill University
- Kate Dumbleton, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

12:30 – 1:30 pm
Lunch

1:30 – 4:00 pm
Round Tables and Discussion
Closing Remarks