Design Solutions for Aging in Place

A session at Designing Homes and Neighborhoods for an Aging Population

  • Ellen Dunham-Jones

Retrofitting existing homes, affordable housing, suburban retrofits, healthy communities, and universal design strategies provide options for aging in place. Panelists provide real-world, design-focused solutions across a variety of scales. Panelists include: Christopher Leinberger, visiting fellow, Brookings Institution; Ellen Dunham Jones, professor, Architecture Program, Georgia Institute of Technology; Matthias Hollwich, principal, Hollwich Kushner (HWKN); Christine Nocar, vice president of construction management, National Church Residences.

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Chris Leinberger

President,LOCUS (Responsible RE Developers), @BrookingsMetro, U of Michigan & Partner, Arcadia Land, author bio from Twitter

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matthias hollwich

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Ellen Dunham-Jones

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Date Thu 26th April 2012

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