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UHC Lecture Series 2009 11) The Burnham Plan of Chicago: Smackdown!

Wednesday, November 4, 2009 · 7:00 PM

Lecturers: Various
Special guest moderator: Lynn Becker
Date/time: Wednesday, November 4 at 7:00pm
Location: Schubas Tavern
3159 N Southport Ave
Chicago, IL 60657 (map)
(773) 525-2508
Suggested donation: $5

Lecture summary

This lively, fast-paced discussion, moderated by Chicago’s one-and-only Lynn Becker, will feature a panel of local practitioners who will each take on one aspect of the 1909 Plan of Chicago by Burnham and Bennett, make it relevant and accessible by bringing it up-to-date, then offer real-world solutions on how it might be implemented.


Samuel Assefa, AIA, LEED AP, Principal of Phoenix Sustainable Asset Management
Richard Avery, Architect, ALA, Principal, Hampton Avery Architects
Nicholas Petty, MLA, Project Manager, Urban Habitat Chicago
Rashmi Ramaswamy and Mike Newman, Architects, SHED Studio
Leslie Roth, Architect
Zoka Zola, Architect, AIA, RIBA, LEED AP, Principal, Zoka Zola Architecture + Urban Design

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