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Scifi Symposium A New Infrastructure Jury
The jury for the "New Infrastructure" competition discusses the entries in general, noting some failures and successes. They...
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The jury discussion discusses contemporary Los Angeles urban planning, infrastructure, different modes of transit and their...
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The jury agrees on criteria, reviews the competition entries, and selects finalists. They analyze the ideas of each project, and...
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The jury selects the award-winners and honorable mentions. They compare their selections with other entries. They also discuss...
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Peter Zellner and David Bergman outline the specifics of the SCI-FI's competition. They answer questions about the realities and...
SCIFI Symposium A New Infrastructure
Peter Zellner and David Bergman, the coordinators of SCI-Arc's Future Initiatives program outline the New Infrastructure...
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Peter Zellner walks through the Future Initiatives competition A New Infrastructure. Zellner goes through the aims,...
Ngo Quan Hien
Ngo Quan Hien graduated from SCI-Arc (B.Arch.) in 1993, and returns to discuss his practice in Vietnam. Hien discusses his three...

Scifi Symposium A New Infrastructure Jury

The jury for the “New Infrastructure” competition discusses the entries in general, noting some failures and successes. They review the finalists in detail to determine the final awards. The jury included Aspet Davidian, Neil M. Denari, Cecilia V. Estolano, Gail Goldberg, Roland Genik, Thom Mayne, Eric Owen Moss and Geoff Wardle.

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The jury discussion discusses contemporary Los Angeles urban planning, infrastructure, different modes of transit and their impact on the city’s development.


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The jury agrees on criteria, reviews the competition entries, and selects finalists. They analyze the ideas of each project, and develop a sense of what’s conventional, innovative and out or date.


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The jury selects the award-winners and honorable mentions. They compare their selections with other entries. They also discuss how graphical representation influences jury decisions.


SCIFI Symposium A New Infrastructure

February 9, 2009 | Video Lecturer:

Peter Zellner and David Bergman, the coordinators of SCI-Arc’s Future Initiatives program outline the New Infrastructure competition which explored how new infrastructural systems can spur innovative forms of urban planning. They review the competition rules, the awards, and answer a few questions.

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Peter Zellner walks through the Future Initiatives competition A New Infrastructure. Zellner goes through the aims, goals, and expectations of the competition while discussing Los Angeles’s Measure R transportation initiative and its implications on the future of urban planning.


Ngo Quan Hien

February 4, 2009 | Video Lecturer:
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Ngo Quan Hien graduated from SCI-Arc (B.Arch.) in 1993, and returns to discuss his practice in Vietnam. Hien discusses his three fundamentals of design: function, space, and form. He also discusses the challenges he faced with his projects at an urban scale, in dealing with multiple governments within Vietnam, and building standards (or the lack thereof) in Vietnam.

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Ming Fung introduced Ngo Quan Hien, a SCI-Arc graduate who has returned to discuss his practice in Vietnam. As Fung put it, "Asia...
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During the question and answer portion of this lecture Ngo Quan Hien reiterates the challenges of urban planning in Vietnam. He...