Join us at the AIA Dallas/ Greater Dallas Planning Council Transportation Summit to explore mobility, livability and choice across our communities. The Summit will kick off the evening of Thursday, September 4th with a reception and keynote address by Jeffrey Tumlin, Principal & Director of Strategy at Nelson Nygaard.
Schedule of Events:
Reception 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Welcome 6:30 p.m.
Introduction of Speaker
Brent A. Brown, AIA, LEED-AP, Director, CityDesign Studio
Keynote Speaker and Dallas Mobility Assessment 7:00 p.m. - 1.0 LU
Jeffrey Tumlin, Principal & Director of Strategy, Nelson Nygaard
The summit will continue on Friday with a full day of presentations. View Friday's schedule here.
About Jeffrey Tumlin:
For more than twenty years, Jeff has led award-winning plans in cities from Seattle and Vancouver to Moscow and Abu Dhabi. He helps balance all modes of transportation in complex places to achieve the community’s wider goals and best utilize limited resources. He has developed transformative plans throughout the world that accommodate millions of square feet of growth with no net increase in motor vehicle traffic. Jeff is renowned for helping people discover and define what they value and building consensus on complex and controversial projects. He provides residents and stakeholders the tools they need to evaluate their transportation investments in the context of achieving their long-term goals. He understands that managing parking and transportation demand is a critical tool for revitalizing city centers and creating sustainable places. Jeff earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Studies from Stanford University and is the author of Sustainable Transportation: Tools for Creating Healthy, Vibrant and Resilient Communities (Wiley, 2012).