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March 16, 2019

RAMSA Partner Paul Whalen to Participate in City of Tomorrow Summit

RAMSA Partner Paul Whalen to Participate in City of Tomorrow Summit

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On March 16, 2019, at 10:00 AM, RAMSA Partner Paul Whalen will participate in the panel discussion “How Do You Build a Better City?” at the City of Tomorrow summit hosted by the 92Y in New York. Mr. Whalen will discuss strategies he and his team have developed to create high-density urban habitats that engage the public in coherent but multifaceted walkable experiences. Working at a variety of scales and looking at the most admired places in the best cities worldwide—both those that have been planned all at once and those that have evolved naturally over time—Mr. Whalen will discuss in particular lessons learned from the best of New York, the world’s first high-rise, high-density city. Fellow panelists will include Shin-pei Tsay, Executive Director, Gehl Institute; Story Bellows, Partner, CityFi; and Luca Ballarini, Founder & Creative Director, Bellissimo and Curator of Torino Stratosferica. Greg Lindsay will moderate.

City of Tomorrow—now in its third year—unites key players and innovators from the worlds of architecture, real estate and interior design for an incomparable two-day symposium with a host of interactive workshops and panel discussions on timely and provocative topics. For more information, please click here.

For 140 years, 92Y has been serving its communities and the larger world by bringing people together and providing exceptional, groundbreaking programs in the performing and visual arts; literature and culture; adult and children’s education; talks on a wide range of topics; health and fitness; and Jewish life. For more information about 92Y, please click here.