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Ep. 015: Can Computers Plan Our Cities? The Art and Science of Planning

Euan Mills is an Urban Designer currently advising the Mayor of London, England and his planning team on major redevelopments across the city. He believes in utilizing technology to plan our cities better.

This is the 2nd episode of a 5 part series recorded in Vienna. This series features some of the most progressive people from across the globe that are truly driving change in their cities.

 

Ep. 014: Nurturing A Tribe - Urban Futures, The Global Movement

Jennifer sits down with Josephine Lui, co-founder of the URBAN FUTURE global conference, Europe’s largest event for sustainable cities.

This is the 1st of our 5 part Vienna Series. This series features some of the most progressive people from across the globe that are truly driving change in their cities.

 

Ep. 013: Transit - An Instrument of Urban Freedom

Jennifer sits down with Jarrett Walker, the author of the book 'Human Transit'. They discuss shaping cities through the use of transit as a tool.

 

Ep. 012: Love Thy City

Jennifer sits down with Sharon Avery, President and CEO of the Toronto Foundation to discuss the evolution of philanthropy in our cities, and the role and opportunities for philanthropy in shaping societal change.

 

Ep. 011: Transforming The Suburbs

Jennifer chats with Brent Toderian, Urbanist and former Vancouver chief planner. They discuss the transformation and the need for transforming suburbia.

 

Ep. 010: The Sustainable City - Concrete Ideas

Jennifer chats with Jeremy Gregory, the Executive Director of the Concrete Sustainability Hub at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

 

Ep. 009: 5 Kids 1 Condo

Jennifer sits down with Adrian Crook, a father who is raising his 5 children in a 1000 square foot condo in Vancouver, Canada.

 

Ep. 008: Taking Back Streets

This episode explores the opportunity and the hope of cities designed for people, as captured by the 'Open Streets' movement.

 

Ep. 007: Urban Birdman

This episode introduces an urban hero, an urban leader who has unwittingly initiated and led a global movement to respect and protect the migratory patterns of birds in our most urban places.

 

Ep. 006: Sport and the City

This episodes features a chat between Jennifer Keesmaat and Richard Peddie, the former President and CEO of Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment.

 

Ep. 005: Grey vs Great Density

This episodes features a chat between Jennifer Keesmaat and Larry Beasley, the former co-director of planning for the city of Vancouver.

 

Ep. 004: The Future Of The Car

This episode revisits the history of the car and explores the transformative impact of driverless cars on our shared future and on our cities.

 

Ep. 003: Food In Cities - A Cauliflower Crisis

This episode explores where our food comes from and raises some critical questions about better integrating food production into city life.

 

Ep. 002: The Green Space Effect

This episode looks at the important relationship between green space and the health of residents in urban areas.

 

Ep. 001: An Introduction

Welcome to Invisible City, a podcast about city design hosted by Jennifer Keesmaat. This podcast seeks to reveal the city that lurks beneath the surface of our everyday lives.

 
 
 

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