Novatech 2019 planning technologies urban water stormwater management FRGBIndex

2 PLENARY CONFERENCES AND 3 PRESTIGIOUS KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
ON WATER IN NOWADAYS AND TOMORROW'S CITIES

Picto Novatech

Tuesday July 2nd, from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm - NOVATECH OPENING AND PERSPECTIVES FOR TOMORROW'S CITIES.


Welcome speech

WELCOME SPEECH, by Elodie BRELOT, Director of Graie and Eric MAURINCOMME, Director of the INSA Lyon.

KEYNOTES SPEAKERS

Mark Maimone, CDM Smith's honorary vice-president, USA. He managed numerous projects on the recapture of quality resources in big cities around the world. He will have a look back at the history of stormwater management strategies and will present the exemplary program of Philadelphia city: "Green City Clean Waters program".

 


Sabine Barles
, urban planner and professor at the Sorbonne Paris University and a specialist on study of urban environment flows, she will analyze links between water and city: contemporary and future stakes, various scenarios, by pinpointing on contradictions and transition question.



DEBATE AND DISCUSSIONS

with the participation of:

Jean-Paul Bret*, Villeurbanne Mayor, or its representative,

David Kimelfield*, President of Lyon Metropole, or its representative,

Laurent Roy, Director of the Water Services of Rhone Mediterranean Corsica

Eric Maurincomme, Director of the INSA Lyon

* to be confirmed

NOVATECH 2019 LAUNCH

By Tim Fletcher and Jean-Luc Bertrand-Krajewski, Presidents of the Novatech' Scientific Committee


Picto Novatech

Wednesday July 3rd, from 6:30 pm to 8 pm -"IMAGINE TOGETHER THE FUTURE CITY – AND WHAT ABOUT WATER?"

Luc Schuiten, an architect from Belgium, passionate by the concept of "archiborescence" and creator of the unique concept of vegetal cities. It is the occasion to offer an original conference with an intersecting view on the theme, more sensitive, more poetic, sometimes qualified as imaginary or utopian. The aim is to offer a friendly moment for participants and to gather a larger public of local stakeholders, operators, professionals and the general public; interested or only sensible to the urban water issue. This conference is off-site in a very appropriate place: the Big Top of the Imagine Circus, in Vaulx-en-Velin city.

Register here. (Free and compulsory registration)

Luc Schuiten will produce an unseen drawing, inspired by the conference theme and place. After the conference, Luc Schuiten will sign the drawing,  numbered ( from 1 to 200).

- Unseen drawing(s), collected on the conference place (40 €)

- Unseen drawing(s), sendeed (France only, 50 €)

Buy your drawing via the registration form!

Conference schedule