REBUILD BY DESIGN, at the National Building Museum

June 24, 2014 - September 24, 2014

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

National Building Museum
401 F Street NW
Washington, D.C.
United States

Rebuild by Design (RBD) is a unique competition that responds to Hurricane Sandy by asking the world’s most talented design professionals to envision solutions that increase resilience across the Sandy-affected region. Representatives from three of the winning design teams present their innovative design solutions followed by a panel discussion with RBD jurors.This program complements the exhibition Designing for Disaster, which is open to attendees before the discussion.

Scott Davis, senior policy advisor, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (moderator)
Nancy Kete, managing director, Rockefeller Foundation
Harriet Tregoning, director of the Office of Economic Resilience, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Gena Wirth, associate, SCAPE / Landscape Architecture PLLC
Mark Thomann, former landscape design director, Balmori Associates
Alexander D’Hooghe, associate professor, MIT School of Architecture + Planning

This program is generously sponsored by Rebuild by Design and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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