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The Urban Growth Seminars are hosted by USC’s Sol Price School of Public Policy.  We bring top practitioners and leading researchers to discuss innovative responses to complex urban issues.  We are very excited about this semester’s slate of presenters, and hope you’ll join us!

The next seminar is “Mobility for All Ages: How Emerging Technologies in Transportation Are Impacting Travel Behavior” on November 11th, featuring Hasan Ikhrata, Executive Director, Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG).

The seminars take place on numerous Tuesdays throughout the school year from 12:15-1:30. The seminars are free, anyone may attend and no RSVP is required. Join our Facebook group to keep up to date:

The Fall Schedule:

Fall 2014 UGS Schedule

As always, you can check out video recordings of previous Urban Growth Seminars, available on our UGS recordings channels at the links below:

iTunes U playlist 
YouTube channel