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Imagine 2060: New York

09/14/17 | 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Asia Society

725 Park Ave. Map

212-288-6400

$?30 and up


14-09-2017 12:00:00 14-09-2017 12:00:00 America/New_York Imagine 2060: New York | 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM New York's waterfront has long been a symbol of the American Dream and, as a working waterfront, a key contributor to the nation's ports industry and the U.S. economy. How will New York symbolize the American Dream in the future, and what role will its waterfront play in this vision? Imagine 2060: New York is bringing together city-makers and city-shapers from the U.S. and Asia to look towards and beyond the challenges of aging infrastructure, changes to global shipping patterns, and New York's evolving economy. Sean Chiao is President for Asia Pacific at AECOM, a premier, fully integrated infrastructure firm that designs, builds, finances and operates assets for governments, business, and organizations in over 150 countries. Andrew Kimball is CEO of Industry City, an innovation ecosystem complex located on the waterfront in Brooklyn, New York. Roland Lewis is President and CEO of Waterfront Alliance, an organization that works to protect, transform and revitalize New York. Joanne Witty is the vice chair and former director of the Brooklyn Bridge Development Corporation. http://www.cityguideny.com/eventinfo.cfm?id=245537 Asia Society Asia Society

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New York's waterfront has long been a symbol of the American Dream and, as a working waterfront, a key contributor to the nation's ports industry and the U.S. economy. How will New York symbolize the American Dream in the future, and what role will its waterfront play in this vision? Imagine 2060: New York is bringing together city-makers and city-shapers from the U.S. and Asia to look towards and beyond the challenges of aging infrastructure, changes to global shipping patterns, and New York's evolving economy.

Sean Chiao is President for Asia Pacific at AECOM, a premier, fully integrated infrastructure firm that designs, builds, finances and operates assets for governments, business, and organizations in over 150 countries.

Andrew Kimball is CEO of Industry City, an innovation ecosystem complex located on the waterfront in Brooklyn, New York.

Roland Lewis is President and CEO of Waterfront Alliance, an organization that works to protect, transform and revitalize New York.

Joanne Witty is the vice chair and former director of the Brooklyn Bridge Development Corporation.

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