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‘Rethinking the City’ : Planning for Community Resilience in the Built Environment

Date:

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Time:

2-6pm

Location:

The Greenhouse, Dublin

Cost:

FREE

Event Website:

http://www.cultivate.ie/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1063:rethinking-city-convergence&catid=88888931:dublin-convergence&Itemid=88889228

Event Information

Event Details:

An afternoon session hosted by the Irish Green Building Council with the aim to explore a range of approaches to city planning including:

  • Bottom up initiatives such as Transition Towns
  • Private business high technology solutions such as smarter cities
  • Area rating tools
  • Top down urban planning initiatives

These are all different ways to create more sustainable communities.  Each have their merits and can potentially provide part of the solution.

Event Website:

www.cultivate.ie/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1063:rethinking-city-convergence&catid=88888931:dublin-convergence&Itemid=88889228

 

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