Category: Events

June 4, 2019 – Local Project Challenge Meeting in Rio de Janeiro

by | May 22, 2019

CSUD will meet with Local Project Challenge partners from the Federal University Faculty of Architecture and Planning in Rio de Janeiro.

May 29, 2019 – Public Space Biennale in Rome

by | May 22, 2019

Anna Rubbo, adjunct senior scholar, will speak at the Public Space Biennale in Rome, Italy.

May 20, 2019 – Workshop on Kenyan Infrastructure in Nairobi

by | May 22, 2019

On May 20, 2019, Jacqueline Klopp, CSUD co-director, attended the workshop on “Investigating the transformative adaptation of Kenyan Infrastructure” hosted by the Institute for Global Innovation at the University of Birminghamin Nairobi, Kenya. She presented on the Digital Matatus project.

Dr. Jacqueline M. Klopp speaks at the Africa Transport Policy Program in Abuja, July 6, 2018

by | July 21, 2018

Associate Research Scholar Jacqueline Klopp spoke at the Africa Transport Policy Program (SSATP) annual meeting in Abuja, Nigeria July 2-6, 2018. The meeting on “Africa’s Rapid Urbanization and the Response to Urban Mobility in the Digital Age” brought 230 participants from across Africa to focus on regional integration, road safety and urban mobility. Dr. Klopp […]

CSUD’s Anna Rubbo at WUF9 KUALA LUMPUR 2018

by | February 9, 2018

CSUD’s Anna Rubbo is at WUF9 KUALA LUMPUR 2018 and will be hosting a Networking Event, Sunday February 11, 3.00-5.00, Room 305 on GOOD DESIGN, GOOD PLANNING: Aligning practice, communities and education in the implementation of Agenda 2030.   Representatives from professional design firms, academia and research, NGOs and the grass roots will showcase practices that support or […]

Panel Discussion on Evidence Building for Preservation Feb 8 2018

by | February 6, 2018

How can historic preservation in an era of urban data address the challenges of 21st Century cities? Join us for “Evidence Building for Preservation”,  panel discussion exploring how institutional actors and new avenues of research inform public and private investment in preservation. This panel includes Meenakshi Srinivasan, Chair New York City Landmarks Preservation Committee ,Eduardo […]

Join CSUD and GSAPP for the Habitat 3 Side Event “Pedagogy and Practice: Innovating for the New Urban Agenda”

by | October 17, 2016 | 1 Comment

Pedagogy and Practice: Innovating for the New Urban Agenda Wednesday October 19, 2016 02:00 PM – 02:45 PM Urban Future Venue: Urban Future   Organization:CSUD And GSAPP Columbia University, New York We invite teachers, learners, researchers, practitioners, NGOs and grass roots activists to join us in a conversation on participatory and collaborative approaches to design and planning […]

Jeff Paller presents “Who really governs urban Ghana?”

by | February 8, 2016

On 28 January 2016 EI Post Doctoral Fellow Jeffrey Paller presented a new publication called “Who really governs urban Ghana?” co-authored with Mohammed Awal. The publication was released at an event hosted by the Africa Research Institute, called “Slum politics in Accra: Understanding urban Ghana.”

Matts-Ake Belin, Vision Zero Expert- to Speak 1 October 2015

by | September 25, 2015

The Center for Sustainable Urban Development, the Planning Students Organization, and the Center for Injury Epidemiology and Prevention have the pleasure of inviting you to the following talk: Vision Zero: Using Data and Design to Eliminate Traffic Deaths Matts-Ake Belin, Director of the Vision Zero Academy at Trafikverket (Sweden’s transportation agency), will explain how data-driven policy and design […]

CSUD releases first public opinion poll results on transportation for Nairobi

by | July 24, 2015

The Center for Sustainable Urban Development located at Columbia University, New York City, in collaboration with the Kenya Alliance of Resident Associations and the polling firm Ipsos Ltd, released in June 17, 2015, the very first public opinion poll on transportation in Nairobi. The poll revealed that safety in public transportation and on the roads is […]