Oxford China Lecture 2013: The Future City

16 December 2013

Portrait of Professor Steve Rayner

with Professor Steve Rayner
James Martin Professor of Science and Civilization

Steve Rayner is James Martin Professor of Science and Civilization at Oxford University’s School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography and Institute for Science, Innovation and Society, and the Oxford Geoengineering Programme, supported by the Oxfor...

Professor Steve Rayner gives the inaugural Oxford China lecture: on The Future City. How can the city of the future be designed to build for the social and environmental challenges of the future, in particular climate change? What risks are there of 'lock-in', as we urbanise rapidly as a species?