Milwaukee: Legacy Cities and Vanguard

APA Wisconsin Chapter


Wednesday, April 18, 2018
noon - 1 p.m. CDT

Milwaukee, WI, United States

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In early November 2017, local architect, Ali Kopyt took part in Next City’s Vanguard conference held in Newcastle, NSW, Australia. This year the Vanguard conference looked at Legacy Cities through the lens of Newcastle, along with the development that has taken place in recent years. As the conference unfolded it became clear that there were many similarities between Newcastle and Milwaukee, also a Legacy City. Ali will be sharing her experiences from the conference and what we can learn from Newcastle.



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Ali Kopyt

Ali Kopyt is a local architect with nearly 20 years of experience in architecture, urban design, and community design projects. She believes a successful project comes from within the community to foster ownership and pride. Ali graduated from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee with a Masters in Architecture and a ... Read More

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