Science Board Symposium- Agenda

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Thursday, April 10
6:00 p.m. Welcome Reception, St. Francis Hotel (210 Don Gaspar Avenue)
Friday, April 11 - Symposium
7:30 a.m. Buffet Breakfast - New Mexico Room (ground floor, La Fonda) and Continental Breakfast and Registration - La Terraza Room
9 Welcome, Simon Levin (Co-Chair, SFI Science Board & Princeton University)
9:15 Introduction to SFI and Overview, Geoffrey West (SFI President and Distinguished Professor)
9:30 An Ancient Perspective on the Urban Experience, Jeremy Sabloff (Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania)
10:00 Break
11:00 Global Cities, Saskia Sassen (Columbia University and author of "The Global City")
12:00 p.m. Discussion, Led by Henry Wright (SFI External Faculty, Science Board and University of Michigan)