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Friday, October 23 • 10:45am - 11:05am
Pier55: The Power of a Public-Private Partnership

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As part of the continued redevelopment of the four-mile Hudson River Park, the Pier55 project is poised to transform a section adjacent to the Meatpacking District into nearly three acres of vibrant new public parkland. Along with lush greenery, cutting-edge design, and waterfront performance spaces, the new park will feature a uniquely diverse array of arts, educational, and community programming. Learn how the partners behind this public-private venture are thinking big about park planning, sustainable design, and artistic programming, while also engaging local artists and residents to create a shared new community space on the Hudson River.

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Vishaan Chakrabarti, AIA

MAS Director; Founder & CEO, Partnership for Architecture and Urbanism (PAU); Associate Professor of Practice, Columbia University
Vishaan Chakrabarti is the Founder and CEO of the Partnership for Architecture and Urbanism. Simultaneously, Mr. Chakrabarti is an Associate Professor at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation (GSAPP), where he teaches architectural design... Read More →
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Barry Diller

Chairman and Senior Executive, IAC and Expedia, Inc.
Barry Diller is the Chairman and Senior Executive of IAC and of Expedia, Inc. Until late 2010, Mr. Diller spent 15 years serving as Chairman and CEO of IAC. Before IAC, Mr. Diller served as Chairman and CEO of both QVC, Inc., from 1992 to 1994, and Fox, Inc. from 1984 to 1992. At... Read More →
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Madelyn Wils

President and Chief Executive Officer, Hudson River Park Trust
Madelyn Wils is the President and CEO of the Hudson River Park Trust. The Trust, a state authority in partnership with the City of New York, is responsible for developing, managing and operating the 550-acre waterfront park. Madelyn was previously Executive VP of Planning, Development... Read More →

Friday October 23, 2015 10:45am - 11:05am PDT
The TimesCenter

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