New York’s Future in a Changing Climate

What can New Yorkers do to respond to the crisis of climate change? And how can we reimagine our relationship to the complex natural systems that sustain us? In this new series of conversations, leading voices and thinkers in the field propose how New York can adapt – and even thrive – as a coastal city in an age of rising waters.  

This series is presented in conjunction with the Future City Lab, the interactive third gallery of New York at Its Core, the Museum's landmark permanent exhibition.

Watch the first event in the series, "City of Rising Waters": 


Sponsor and Partners

New York’s Future in a Changing Climate is sponsored by Savills Studley.

Series presented in partnership with Climate NexusThe New SchoolTishman Environment and Design Center | The New School, and Urban Systems Lab at The New School.

Series Affiliates:
Bard Sustainability MBA Program
Big Reuse & Big Initiates
Consortium for Climate Risk in the Urban Northeast (CCRUN)
CUNY Institute for Sustainable Cities
Go Green Brooklyn
New York Hall of Science
New York University Tandon
NYIT -  Graduate Program in Urban and Regional Design
NYU - Center for Urban Science and Progress
PortSide New York
Pratt Institute Graduate Center for Planning and the Environment 
Regional Plan Association
The Climate Museum
The Urban Planning Program at NYU's Wagner School of Public Service
Town Square
Urban Studies at Fordham University
Van Alen Institute
100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered by The Rockefeller Foundation

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