We to welcome you to the STHLMNYC | Conversation as part of Archtober on October 13th in New York.

STHLMNYC brings together leading urban planners, architects and policy makers from Stockholm and New York to discuss the future of our cities and urban architecture. In an informal setting, distinguished practitioners and theorists explore the theme of “Adaptation and Affordability”, touching upon the critical need for collaboration as well as the power of cities to spearhead the formulation and development of an adaptive urban environment. The program in NYC on October 13th will feature four keynote speakers, each presenting reflections on the evening’s theme, as well as an in-depth panel discussion moderated by Linda Schuur and Sander Schuur, founding partners of STHLMNYC. Guests are invited to continue the discussion during a reception to follow.

Tuesday October 13 2015

STHLMNYC | Conversation “Adaptation and Affordability”
Time: October 13th, 5 – 8pm
Location: South Seaport District, 181 Front Street, Manhattan, for more information click here, for a map click here
RSVP: please email by Friday October 9th to: rsvp@sthlmnyc.org


Linda Schuur & Sander Schuur
Jesse Keenan, Research Director, Center of Urban Real Estate Development at Columbia University

Cecilia Holmström, Architect SAR/MSA, Strategic Advisor, Housing, Tengbom
Sandra Frank, Marketing Director, Folkhem
Jonathan Marvel, FAIA, Director and Founder of Marvel Architects
Jeffrey Shumaker, Chief Urban Designer and Director of Urban Design at City of New York, Department of City Planning

Panel Discussion, speakers and:
Daniel Markström, Director of Architecture, Humlegården Fastigheter
Stefan Sjöberg, Architect SAR/MSA, Founding Partner at Kjellander + Sjöberg Arkitektkontor

Community Engagement
Jeff Dugan, AIA, Principal Dattner Architects
Nicole Ferreira, Vice President for Development at Department for Development New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA)
Daniel Hernandez, Deputy Commissioner for Neighborhood Strategies at New York City Housing Preservation and Development (HPD)
Thaddeus Pawlowski, Adjunct Assistant Professor at Columbia University
Niklas Svensson, Deputy Director at City Planning Administration in Stockholm

Panel Discussion, speakers and:
Niels de Bruin, Landscape Architect, White Arkitekter
Arne Olsson, CEO, Folkhem
Rebecka Yrlid, Sustainability Director, Humlegården Fastigheter


In collaboration with:

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Sponsors and Support:

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