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Mitchell Joachim

Envisioning Ecological Cities

March 31, 2011

Mitchell Joachim

Named as one of "The 15 People the Next President Should Listen To" and "The 100 People Who Are Changing America" Dr. Joachim is a leader in ecological design and urbanism. With degrees from MIT, Harvard, and Columbia University he is currently an Associate Professor at NYU, and formerly an architect at Gehry Partners, and Pei Cobb Freed. Joachim discusses his non-profit design group, Terreform ONE that promotes green design in cities, developing innovative solutions and technologies for local sustainability in energy, transportation, infrastructure, buildings, waste treatment, food, water, and media spaces.

With support from the College of Engineering, Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, Arts Engine, and SMART - – Sustainable Mobility and Accessibility Research and Transformation.

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