February 5, 2020Design for Aging Committee Meeting | January 23, 2020
Date: Thursday, January 23, 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Location: At the Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place, NYC
Opening Discussion: What people learned from the Cohousing For Seniors Panel in November. What people missed by not being there. Panelists: Carole Agate (occupant); Grace Kim (architect); Jim Leach (developer); Patrick B. Han (moderator).
TAFEL HALL Panel: Tuesday, 3 March 2020
Joint Event w/ Education Committee: Cross-generational Projects such as Nursery Schools and Senior Living Residences under one roof…. Searching for three panelists to include:
- Architect of a project that includes intergenerational / cross-generational spaces or programs.
- Programmer who works to create programs for cross-generational learning, etc.
- Psychologist who does research on the affects (benefits) of cross-generational projects / programs.
Other Events in Formation for 2020:
TAFEL HALL Panel — Possible Dates: Late April or May 2020.
Panel Topic: Joint Event w/ Historic Buildings: Committee Aging in a Historic Residence: Aging in Place Adaptations.
Panel Topic: New Models for Senior Healthcare: Outpatient “Wellness Center”, Geriatric Emergency Rooms, etc. – Co-Hosting of this Event with the AIA DESIGN FOR HEALTH COMMITTEE confirmed.
Other Business: Confirmed: Susan Wright will present the DFA “Aging in Place Guide” at the FUDE Forum on Age-Friendly Housing & Health Promotion -Towards Healthy Residential Environments for All. Date: 23 February 2020 (Sunday). Location: Taipei, Taiwan.
Save the Date
Tafel Hall Dates for 2020: March 3, 2020
2020 DFA Dates: February 27, 2020; March 26, 2020; April 23, 2020; May 28, 2020; June 25, 2020; July 23, 2020
Good Reads and More
Oculus Winter 2020: This issue focused on Accessibility and the City. DFA’s Aging In Place Guide is also mentioned in the Letter from the Executive Director.