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Please note that the Imagine Boston 2030 event at Boston College will be streamed live at the Corcoran Center website and through Periscope (follow @ImagineBos on Twitter and/or Periscope) beginning at 5:30pm on March 30. For any other questions, contact Abigail Sherburne at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have already registered, we look forward to seeing you on Wednesday, March 30. Please plan to arrive between 4:30pm-5:15pm to pick-up your ticket in the Robsham Theater lobby. At 5:15pm, your reservation will be forfeited to accommodate walk-in guests.
This event is free to attend. City of Boston residents, please use this form to register. As space is limited, please complete registration as soon as possible to reserve your seat.
The Joseph E. Corcoran Center for Real Estate and Urban Action, at the Carroll School of Management, and the Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy, at BC Law, will host the Imagine Boston 2030 Forum: “Making Choices for a Growing City.” Mayor Martin J. Walsh, MCAS '09, will open the Forum, which will address the challenges and opportunities that Boston faces in a period of rapid growth. A panel moderated by Meghna Chakrabarti, co-host of WBUR’s Radio Boston, will dive into strategies and recommendations to shape Boston’s growth in order to create a more equitable and sustainable future. Attendees will be invited to interact directly with city staff and panelists, as well as participate on social media using #ImagineBoston to share input about the goals and strategies of Imagine Boston 2030. A reception following the panel will give attendees a chance to weigh in through interactive activities, mingle with city staff and panelists, and enjoy refreshments.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
4:30 p.m. Registration opens
5:30-8:00 p.m. Event and Feedback Forum
Featuring opening remarks from:
Mayor Martin J. Walsh, WCAS '09, City of Boston
Sara Myerson, Director of Planning, Boston Redevelopment Authority
Panel Discussion featuring
John Barros, Chief of Economic Development, City of Boston
Walter Hood, Professor and former Chairperson, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning and Urban Design, UC Berkeley
Joe Kriesberg, President and CEO, Massachusetts Association of Community Development Corporations
Shirley Leung, Business Columnist, The Boston Globe
Harriet Tregoning, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Community Planning and Development, HUD
Meghna Chakrabarti, co-host of Radio Boston, WBUR