Spotlight on Abu Dhabi: Challenges and Opportunities in an Emerging Global City

Date: 4/20/2009
Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl.
295 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10012-9604  map

Join the Urban Planning Student Association and Wagner Transportation Association for a discussion on hot topics in this growing desert metropolis. A panel representing diverse interests in Abu Dhabi will address issues surrounding culture, sustainability, and development infrastructure.

Moderated by: Dean Ellen Schall, NYU Wagner

With Panelists:
- Hilary Ballon - Vice Chancellor for Regional Campus Development, NYU Abu Dhabi; Professor of Architecture and Urban Studies, NYU Wagner
- Mark Gordon - Director of Design, NYU Strategic Assessment, Planning and Design
- Jamie Greene - Principal, ACP Visioning + Planning
- John Livingston - President, Tishman Construction Corporation (TCC) and President and COO, Tishman Urban Development Corporation (TUDC)  
- Amer Moustafa - Associate Professor, American University of Sharjah School of Architecture and Design
- Jeffrey Raven - Director of Sustainable Planning + Urban Design, The Louis Berger Group, Inc.