Fit City 5: Photos from the Conference

05.18.10: Yesterday, 250 architects, health professionals, urban planners, developers, and fitness experts gathered at the Center for Architecture for Fit City 5, organized by AIANY and NYC’s Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. Check back for a full report on the conference!


Tony Schirripa, FAIA, President, AIA New York (left), and George Miller, FAIA, President, AIA National, before the conference.

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Fatma Amer, PE, Deputy Comm., Dept. of Buildings; Amanda Burden, FAICP, Hon. AIA, Comm., Dept. of City Planning; David Burney, FAIA, Comm., Dept. of Design and Construction; Adrian Benepe, Comm., Dept. of Parks & Recreation; Thomas Farley, MD, MPH, Comm., Dept. of Health and Mental Hygiene; Janette Sadik-Khan, Comm., Dept. of Transportation; Matthew Sapolin, Comm., Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities

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Thom Mayne, FAIA, Morphosis Architects; Vincent Chang, AIA, RIBA, Grimshaw Architects; Jonathan Rose, Jonathan Rose Companies: Green Development and Affordable Housing, Susan Szenasy, Editor-in-Chief, Metropolis Magazine.

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