July 18, 2021AIANY Design for Aging Virtual Committee Meeting | June 24, 2021Date: Thursday, June 24, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PMLocation: Video Conference
Member Check-in: How’s everyone doing??? Is everyone enjoying this summer of freedom?
Opening Presentation: Robert Wong from Hong Kong shared his recent work regarding age friendly community in HK.
REVIEW of this successful panel: SAFER AND EQUITABLE STREETS: Age, Ability and Inclusion on 10 June 2021, 6:00 PM.
Events in Formation for 2021:
“TAFEL HALL” Panels (ONLINE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE) – SOME DATES TO BE DETERMINED.
Panel Topic: ADA at Thirty — Accessibility Solutions in Historic Structures – Case studies of successful creative projects that extend the useful life and safety of historic buildings that are Landmarked or in an Historic District. We will make this a one half day workshop (3-4 hours) Speed presentation style of presentations, and Special Project digital publication on the AIANY website. Joint Event w/ Historic Buildings Committee, Building Codes Committee, Public Architecture Committee. Reaching out for Accessibility Consultancies as possible panalists.
Panel Topic: Asian Models for Senior Care – Explore how models of senior care in Asian countries may differ from those in the US. Possible countries to highlight include Singapore, India, Philippines, and either Japan, Korea, or Taiwan.
Presentations @ Monthly Meetings
- July 22: Yuko Sono from CLOUDS Architecture will share their finidngs from Aging Tokyo Workshops in GSAPP.
Save the Date
2021 DFA Dates: 22 July, August Recess, 23 September, 28 October