THRIVING CITIES ~ 7SS Stage 3: Co-Create Your Plan! LIMITED
Co-Chair, Mega Events & Thriving Cities
Jessica Glass has been researching the impacts of mega-events on cities in Rio de Janeiro since 2013.
She initially traveled to Brazil to investigate changes occurring in the city due to upcoming mega-events, and how they were impacting local citizens. Through the years, she has come to understand the urgent nature of housing removals, which is the focus of her doctoral research.
She has been interviewed for the BBC radio program... Read More →
Founder & Chairman, Trama
Creator / Board Chair, Cernunnos Media/ Empowerment WORKS
Stephan is founder and director of Zürich, Switzerland-based Cernunnos Media and has been a producer with Los Angeles-based Tree Media since 1998. He is Executive Director of Tree Media Foundation and has participated in panel discussions with numerous institutions including National Geographic and Earthwatch Institute. With University of Massachusetts, he earned his Bachelor's Degree in Sustainability and is currently completing his... Read More →
Coordinator and educator, Gaia Jovem Serrano
Aline Satyan is graduated in Media Studies at Universidade Federal Fluminense (Brazil), master in Creative Industries at Université Paris 8 (France) and published in 2008 the book "Cultural production in Brazil: From Tropicalia to Points os Culture". She has experience in cultural policies and educational programs on culture, and has worked in different projects for government and universities. She has been dedicated a few years now to study... Read More →