Urban Thinkers Campus Series - Urban Research And Education In The Wake Of Covid-19: Impacts And Future Prospects

Urban Thinkers Campus Series - Urban Research And Education In The Wake Of Covid-19: Impacts And Future Prospects

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 

17:00pm-18:30pm CET (18:00pm Nairobi Time)

 
Agenda
Moderator: Astrid Haas, Policy Director at International Growth Centre
 
17:00 – 17:05               
Welcome remarks from UN-Habitat
Filiep Decorte, Head of the Programme Development Branch
 
17:05 – 17:10               
Introduction of UN-Habitat UNI 
Professor Sahar Attia, Chair of the UNI Steering Committee
 
17:10 – 17:15               
Introduction of speakers 
Astrid Haas, Policy Director at International Growth Centre
 
17:15 – 18:10               
Panel discussion with the speakers
  • Camilla Perrone, Associate Professor of Urban and Regional Planning University of Florence (UniFi), Italy
  • Dawn Jourdan, Professor and Executive Associate Dean, College of Architecture, Texas A&M University, USA
  • Subrata Chattopadhyay, Professor and Dean, Indian Institute of Technology – Kharagpur, India
  • Nabeel El Hady, Professor of Architecture and Urban Development, Faculty of Engineering at Cairo University, Egypt
  • Carlos Gilberto Carlotti Junior, Provost for Graduate Studies, University of São Paulo, Brazil
18:10 – 18:30               
Q&A with the audience