Dr. Stephen Gambescia Presents at International Conference
October 24, 2013 — Dr. Stephen Gambescia, a clinical professor in the Departmment of Health Administration, presented at an international conference in New York in mid-August around the theme Poeticizing the Urban Appratus: Scences of Innovation. Also presenting was the former Drexel Great Works Symposium fellow Dr. Saeed Hydaralli, from York University in Toronto. Dr. Gambescia’s presentatoin was titled: “Running the Urban Landscape: Reconstructing Risks” that showed the dialectic between one of the most natural activities (running) in one of the most contrived environments: the city. Dr. Hydaralli presented on “Innovatoin and Urban Mobility.” A strong internatoinal spirit and interest in urban innovation was shown by presenters from Canada, Portugal, Spain, Ireland, England, Germany, Ecuador, Australia, the Netherlands, and many U.S. cities.
Photo: Dr. Stephen Gambescia with former Great Works Symposium fellow Dr. Saeed Hydaralli at the international conference on urban innovation.