Navigation Links
Experts to speak about growth of NYC and implications for transportation policy and infrastructure
Date:6/3/2011

New York City's metropolitan region faces the prospect of significant growth in population and employment over the next two decades, given current forecasts. Although important to the region's economic vitality, if realized, this growth will present real mobility challenges, given current levels of transportation congestion throughout the region.

On June 7, 2011 The New York Academy of Sciences will present "Smart Growth around Transportation Hubs", a meeting on how the City can make efficient use of current and future infrastructure with the expectation of generating environmental and social benefits. Join panelists George Bogacz of the New York Metropolitan Transportation Council and Peter Fleischer of Empire State Future, each with an in-depth knowledge of the 2010 Smart Growth Public Infrastructure Policy Act and a familiarity with the complexities of the decisions that need to be made. David King of Columbia University's Graduate School for Architecture Planning and Preservation will moderate.

WHAT: A Public Discussion: "Smart Growth around Transportation Hubs"

TOPICS & SPEAKERS:

"A Shared Vision for a Shared Future in the New York Metropolitan Region," presented by George Bogacz, New York Metropolitan Transportation Council

"Smart Growth across New York: Development, Infrastructure, Public Health and Land Use Policy," presented by Peter Fleischer , Empire State Future

WHEN:
Tuesday, June 7, 2011 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Networking reception to follow

WHERE:
The New York Academy of Sciences
7 World Trade Center, 250 Greenwich St., 40th floor, NYC

This event is presented by NYAS's Greening Transportation & Infrastructure Discussion Group.


'/>"/>

Contact: Michel Wahome
mwahome@nyas.org
212-298-8628
New York Academy of Sciences
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Experts discuss climate change during UH lecture series
2. Experts to discuss global water crisis
3. More research needed to make good on biofuel promise, experts say
4. Experts agree: Environmental standards needed for biofuels
5. Kount Lands Veteran Fraud Experts From Retail Decisions and iovation
6. Experts agree: to protect the environment, biofuel standards are needed
7. Recommendations for childrens exercise lacking say experts
8. Innovations in Pediatric Medicine CME conference brings together national pediatrics experts
9. Innovations in Pediatric Medicine International Conference brings together pediatrics experts
10. NAS announces initiative to connect entertainment industry with top experts
11. Experts discuss applying systematic review to the field of nutrition
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/19/2014)... , Dec. 18, 2014 Research and Markets ... "Micro Market Monitor: North America Perimeter Security Systems Market" ... The North American perimeter security market is ... to 2019. Although the U.S. market holds a larger share ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... BELVOIR, Va. , Dec. 15, 2014 The ... it easier to detect and prevent counterfeit microcircuits from ... agency started performing an in-house microcircuit anti-counterfeit initiative dubbed ... purchased microcircuits while increasing their reliability throughout the supply ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... , Dec. 16, 2014  Automation is fundamentally transforming the ... at international borders. Over the past decade, ePassports, biometric ... to self process through border control via eGates and ... of airports, seaports, and land borders across the globe. ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Micro Market Monitor: North America Perimeter Security Systems Market (Intrusion Detection Sensor, Video Surveillance, Communication/Alarm and Notification, Access Control System) 2Micro Market Monitor: North America Perimeter Security Systems Market (Intrusion Detection Sensor, Video Surveillance, Communication/Alarm and Notification, Access Control System) 3Defense Logistics Agency Launches DNA Marking Capability to Strengthen Microcircuit Supply Chain 2Defense Logistics Agency Launches DNA Marking Capability to Strengthen Microcircuit Supply Chain 3Automated Border Control (ABC) Transforms the Global Travel Experience With More Than 2500 ABC eGates and APC Kiosks Deployed In Airports, Seaports, and Land Borders Worldwide 2
... Homeowners and taxpayers are picking up most of the tab ... imported along with packing materials, live plants, and other goods. ... whose research findings are reported in the journal PLoS ... non-native, wood-boring insects such as the emerald ash borer and ...
... Better physics teaching with a particular emphasis on ... education of the environmental benefits and relative safety of ... Villar. He suggests that it might then be possible ... of the industry that will ultimately reduce our reliance ...
... Institute scientists have successfully disrupted the function of a cancer ... tampering with the gene,s "on" switch and growth signals, rather ... myeloma cells, offer a promising strategy for treating not only ... gene MYC, the study authors say. Their findings are being ...
Cached Biology News:Invasive forest insects cost homeowners, taxpayers billions 2Rebalancing the nuclear debate through education 2Novel approach scores first success against elusive cancer gene 2
(Date:1/22/2015)... DE (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Controlled ... Pistoia Alliance, which helps companies check the legal requirements ... to expand to China. , As their international ... are globally adopting software solutions built as a result ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... , 22 de enero de 2015  El Dr. ... su llamada a nominaciones para 2015. Este prestigioso premio ... o tiene el potencial para hacer, contribuciones destacadas para ... aceptarán hasta el 15 de marzo de 2015 a ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... , Jan. 22, 2015   GenoSpace , a precision medicine ... to enable the broad use of genomic, imaging and other ... appointment of Michelle Munson , CEO of Aspera, an ... Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150122/170713 "We ...
(Date:12/24/2014)...  United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ: UTHR ) announced ... has submitted a pre-market approval application to the U.S. ... Medtronic,s SynchroMed ® II implantable drug infusion system ... Therapeutics, Remodulin ® (treprostinil) Injection delivered intravenously to ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Global Compliance Service for Controlled Substances to Expand to China 2El Dr. Paul Janssen Award for Biomedical Research emite su llamada a los nominados para 2015 2El Dr. Paul Janssen Award for Biomedical Research emite su llamada a los nominados para 2015 3El Dr. Paul Janssen Award for Biomedical Research emite su llamada a los nominados para 2015 4GenoSpace Expands Board with Appointment of Michelle Munson 2United Therapeutics Announces Submission Of Pre-Market Approval Application For Implantable Drug Infusion System To Deliver Remodulin 2United Therapeutics Announces Submission Of Pre-Market Approval Application For Implantable Drug Infusion System To Deliver Remodulin 3United Therapeutics Announces Submission Of Pre-Market Approval Application For Implantable Drug Infusion System To Deliver Remodulin 4
... Alexza,Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALXA ) announced today ... Senior Vice President, Operations and,Manufacturing. Mr. Simms was ... Therapeutics. Mr. Simms held the roles,of Senior Vice ... and Manufacturing from 1998 - 2002. Mr. Simms ...
... (Nasdaq: ARNA ) today reported financial results for ... Total revenues in the fourth quarter of 2007 ... quarter of 2006. Total revenues in,the full year ended ... in the full year ended December 31, 2006, which ...
... Mylan Inc. (NYSE: MYL ),announced today ... wholly,owned subsidiary of Forest Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: ... commercialize, develop and distribute the,novel beta blocker Bystolic(TM) ... for the treatment of hypertension. The companies have,agreed ...
Cached Biology Technology:Michael J. Simms Joins Alexza Pharmaceuticals as Senior Vice President, Operations and Manufacturing 2Michael J. Simms Joins Alexza Pharmaceuticals as Senior Vice President, Operations and Manufacturing 3Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 2Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 3Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 4Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 5Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 6Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 7Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 8Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 9Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 10Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 11Mylan Announces Amendment to Bystolic(TM) (Nebivolol) Agreement 2Mylan Announces Amendment to Bystolic(TM) (Nebivolol) Agreement 3
... the first fully automated proteomics workcell. It ... with complete data tracking. It automates the ... through final protein expression and measurement. The ... a plate to any of its instruments ...
... columns is a well-known separation technique in ... are in DNA/RNA extraction in microbiology, viral ... in chemical or analytical laboratories. ,This ... series instruments for smaller scales. The extraction ...
... multi-functional program that searches for ... sequence file for polymerase chain ... mutagenesis, and various hybridization applications. ... secondary structure of oligonucleotides based ...
... structure visualization, phylogenetic tree building, sequence analysis, ... application. Retrieve sequences ... filter them in real-time Organize your ... filtering and sorting Provides up-to-date articles ...
Biology Products: