Join the MIT Mobility InitiativeNorman B. Leventhal Center for Advanced Urbanism, and MIT Washington Office on Tuesday, October 26th at 1pm EST for this series of discussions, featuring introductory remarks from Hashim Sarkis, Dean of the MIT School of Architecture and Planning, and a session about housing from ACT lecturer Marisa Morán Jahn (SMVisS ’07) and Rafi Segal.

The event will showcase policy perspectives from faculty in MIT’s Mobility Initiative and School of Architecture and Planning on the American Jobs Plan. More details on the lightning talks are available here:

Webcast here

MIT Infrastructure Policy Lightning Talks

Introductions from Dean Sarkis, MIT School of Architecture and Planning and David Goldston, MIT Washington Office
Event co-chairs: Jinhua Zhao and Sarah Williams


Session 1: Housing

Building America’s Care Infrastructure Through Care-Based Co-Housing
By Marisa Morán Jahn and Rafi Segal

Housing at Cost: Moving Beyond Subsidies and Profit
By Susanne Schindler

Incentives for Communities to Remove Exclusionary Barriers to Housing Production
By Jeffrey Levine

Session 2: Energy, Construction, and Climate

Supporting Energy Efficiency and Accelerating Heat Pump Retrofits for American Homes
By Zachary Berzolla, Christoph Reinhart, John Reilly, Henry Jacoby, and Cassia Schuler

Modernizing design and construction culture for the transportation infrastructure of the 21st century
By John Ochsendorf, Caitlin Mueller, Keith Lee, and Alena Titova

Launching a Successful Civilian Climate Corps
By Nicholas de Monchaux, Christopher Zegras, Lisbeth Shepherd, Bahij Chancey, and Winn Costantini

Session 3: Transportation

Innovations for Transit: Policy, Leadership, and Technology
By Anson Stewart

The EV Charging Challenge
By John Moavenzadeh