Towards Sustainable Communities: a multidisciplinary approach

The Nature of Cities Festival 2021 (TNOC)

We were part of The Nature of Cities Festival, a 5-day virtual festival of events and workshops on how to achieve more resilient, sustainable, livable, and just cities.

Speakers:

  • Alejandro Tristán. Mechanical Engineer, Sustainable Energy Researcher, PhD candidate at the Fraunhofer IPA. Topic: Towards a truly Smart Grid.
  • Sally Torres. Architect and Urban Planner, MSc Urban Planning and Policy Design, Lecturer at Universidad Ricardo Palma. Topic: Education for Sustainable Development (ESD).
  • Natalia Duarte. Musician, teacher, Master of Music, BA in Anthropology. Topic: Art & Music as Pillars for Healthy Communities.
  • Maria José Jiménez. Civil Engineer and Urban Planner, MSc Urban Planning and Policy Design, Co-founder at Urbanalytica. Topic: Data-driven strategies for sustainable communities.
  • Ariela Valverde. Architect and Urban Planner, MSc Urban Planning and Policy Design, Co-founder at Urbanalytica. Session moderator.
  • Federico Cartín. Economist, Master in Urban Planning. Founder of Rutas Naturbanas. Topic: Fundación Rutas Naturbanas experience.
  • Israa H. Mahmoud. Architect and Urban Planner, Post Doctoral Researcher and Lecturer at Politecnico di Milano. Topic: Co-creation of Nature-based Solutions, THE CLEVER CITIES experience.
  • Video presentation from Ms. Claudia Dobles Camargo, First Lady of Costa Rica. Topic: The National Decarbonization Plan of Costa Rica.

For more information visit www.tnoc-festival.com