Cities and the Global Environmental Change

Wednesday, July 16, 2014: 8:30 AM-10:20 AM
Room: 501
RC24 Environment and Society (host committee)
RC21 Regional and Urban Development

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Louis GUAY, Laval University, Canada and Pierre HAMEL, Université de Montréal, Canada
Louis GUAY, Laval University, Canada
Local Alliances and Metropolitan Planning Issues. How Do Local Elected Officials Negotiate Their Position? (Oral Presentation)
Sandra BREUX, INRS, Canada; Claire POITRAS, INRS, Canada; Jean-Pierre COLLIN, INRS, Canada; Gilles SÉNÉCAL, INRS, Canada; Pierre J. HAMEL, INRS, Canada

Transition Cities – a Sociotechnical Approach for Transformative Innovation (Oral Presentation)
Fred STEWARD, University of Westminster, United Kingdom

How Global City Labor Markets Are Undermining Low-Carbon Policymaking (Oral Presentation)
Daniel Aldana COHEN, New York University, USA