New Housing Solutions

Innovations for Affordability, Community, and Health

Venue: The Amphitheater at Company (335 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10017)

Much of the existing and planned housing stock in North America is premised on lifestyles, technology, and power dynamics of past generations. As a result, much of our housing is unaffordable, unustainable for the planet, and unhealthy for its inhabitants.

Creating a new housing reality requires new actors, perspectives and approaches. This event and workshop showcased innovations in urban housing across North America. We convened more than 200 leaders and decision makers – from new actors in construction, design, and service sectors, to traditional practitioners and solution providers – for an interactive, creative, and inspiring event.

We know there is no single innovation that will help solve our housing crisis. This event will give a holistic overview of existing housing stock and new methods of creating affordable, healthy, and community-oriented housing in modern cities.

The event was curated by experts and NewCities’ Fellows, Diana Lind and Greg Lindsay.

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For more information, please contact Hannah McCasland, Events Assistant, at hannah.mccasland@newcities.org.

 

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