Come hear Vanessa Keith’s plan for NYC in the year 2100 at A People’s Climate Action Plan for New York, May 3rd!

April 30, 2019

Very pleased at the invite to speak about Studioteka’s work on climate and future cities drawn from the book, 2100: A Dystopian Utopia–The City After Climate Change as part of a day-long event at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York City. Vanessa will be speaking from 12 pm to 1 pm with a Q and A session following the talk. Full program and a link are below. Come one, come all!
#UR2100 #studioteka #climateactionnow #climatechange #urbandesign

Here’s a link:

9:00am – 9:30am Breakfast and informal networking 

9:30am – 10:00am Overview and Introductions 
Ashley Dawson, Professor of English, The Graduate Center & College of Staten Island

10:00am – 10:45am Morning Keynote Presentation, 
The Upper Manhatta(n) Project
Aurash Khawarzad, Artist + Urban Planner (

10:45am – 12:00pm Workshop #1
Brainstorming Climate Action Strategies

12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch Presentation, New York City in the year 2100
Vanessa Keith, Author and Architect 

1:00pm – 2:15pm Workshop #2
Speculative Futures Exercise – Envisioning a 
Sustainable City

2:15pm – 3:30pm Workshop #3
Bookstorm – Creating Content for Climate Action (planning collaborative publications for the fall 2019)

3:30pm – 4:00pm Next steps for the CUNY Climate Action Lab 

4:00pm – 6:00pm 
Public Event – Working with Communities to Prepare NYC for Climate Change 
• Presentation of Student Work for Spring 2019
• Response Panel with Tom Angotti, Danny Peralta, and others