Aerial Futures - Urban Constellations

Aerial Futures: Urban Constellations

Aerial Futures: Urban Constellations, a public panel to be held on April 6 at the Center for Architecture, will explore multiple airports as infrastructure urban ecosystem that relies as much on architecture as it does on technology and data-driven design.

The fragmentation of airports in a single city, frequently owned and operated by different governing bodies, can lead to unpredictable and even confusing experiences. With seven airports in its metro area, New York City offers a perfect case study to reimagine airports as a choreographed urban ecosystem, which relies as much on architecture and urban planning as it does on technology and data-driven design.

A panel of experts will discuss challenges and opportunities for the future of New York City's aerial infrastructure, drawing from the think tank's focus on urban design and digital interfaces.

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