Public Lecture 05: Gary Hack: "Disrupting Change and Pattern of Cities"

Wed 9 Sep - Wed 9 Sep' 15

Public Lecture 5

Gary Hack focused on the ‘drivers of changes’ for cities, and how they have evolved. He highlighted five points of urban design for the present and future, Changing work habits: introduction of co-working spaces and mixed-used neighborhoods, new technologies in transportation like autonomous vehicles and artificial intelligence based traffic management systems, crowdfunding of new ideas for cities, environment friendliness of new designs. It helped expanding the boundaries of thinking about the future of cities for the audience.