47th Annual Conference | April 19 – 22, 2017 | Minneapolis, MN USA | Hyatt Regency Minneapolis Hotel | #UAA2017 | urbanaffairsassociation.org | urbanaffairsassociation.org/conference/

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Friday, April 21 • 11:10am - 12:35pm
FR11.10.06 Sustainable Cities and Urban Infrastructure: Policy, Networks and Performance Across Scale

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This session presents cutting edge research investigating the implications of urban infrastructure services for energy sustainability. This interdisciplinary panel brings together leading scholars of science and technology, public policy, urban management, engineering, and urban affairs. Networks and governance are examined at agency, neighborhood, city and regional scales.

Identifying and Comparing Governance Structures of District Heating or Cooling Systems in the U.S. and Chinese Cities
Kangkang Tong, Universty of Minnesota; Anu Ramaswami, University of Minnesota

Network Governance and Effectiveness on Renewable Energy Integration: A Comparative Case Study on Power Transmission Networks in the United States
Tien Tang, Florida State University

Competition and Collaboration in Local Government Agency-Citizen Interaction for Energy Conservation
Richard Feiock, Florida State University; Cali Curley, Indiana University-Purdue University


Richard Feiock

Florida State University
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Kangkang (KK) Tong

Doctoral Candidate, University of Minnesota
Kangkang (KK) Tong is a Ph.D. candidate in Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota. She is conducting research on sustainable cities and infrastructure from an interdisciplinary perspective. The big question driving... Read More →


Friday April 21, 2017 11:10am - 12:35pm CDT
Greenway Ballroom-G (2nd Floor)