Agenda

2014 UIC Urban Forum

"The Return of the Neighborhood as an Urban Strategy"

Tentative Agenda *times subject to change
September 18, 2014


Thursday, September 18th

Location: UIC Forum

Time Event Speaker
8:45 AM Morning Plenary Session Begins TBD
8:50 AM-9:00 AM Paula Allen-Meares, Chancellor, UIC, delivers remarks TBD
9:00 AM-9:45 AM Keynote Address TBD
9:45 AM-11:00 AM Morning Panel #1: Building livable neighborhoods: Creative destruction or cultural expulsion? TBD
11:00 AM-12:15 PM Morning Panel #2: Envisioning smart neighborhoods: "old school, new school or no school"? TBD
12:15 PM-1:00 PM Lunch Break TBD
1:00 PM-2:15 PM Afternoon Discussion #1: Can neighborhood change not displace neighbors? TBD
1:00 PM-2:15 PM Afternoon Discussion #2: Who can balance a neighborhood's soul against the will of urban capitalism? TBD
2:15 PM-2:30 PM Break TBD
2:30 PM-3:45 PM Afternoon Discussion #3: How can schools catalyze community change? TBD
2:30 PM-3:45 PM Afternoon Discussion #4: Keeping with your own-Do social institutions help or hinder immigrant communities? TBD
3:45 PM-4:45 PM Keynote address, Closing Reception and Networking Event TBD
4:45 PM Adjourn TBD

panel times subject to change