GUSP 868/UP 868: Planning Resilience against Extreme Events

March 28, 2019

New GUSP Course
Spring 2020 Online
Course Faculty
Eva Kassens-Noor, Ph.D. MST, Dipl-Ing.
School of Planning Design and Construction,
Global Urban Studies Program,
Adjunct Department of Geography, Environment, and Spatial Sciences

Description:Theory on ephemeral planning and contemporary urbanism. Characteristics of disruptive technologies, disaster planning, and mega-events. Case studies of US and international cities in duress and recovery. Strategic and tactical planning, management practices, and 'winging it' in a state of exception. Implications for policy, management, operations, and planning.