Director of Urban Design
New York City Department of Transportation
Neil Gagliardi is the Director of Urban Design at the New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) where he offers more than 30 years of interdisciplinary design and planning experience. During his ten-year tenure at DOT, Mr. Gagliardi has spearheaded design initiatives that foster pedestrian-friendly, visually-appealing and sustainable streetscapes, public spaces and transportation corridors citywide. Mr. Gagliardi’s international achievements and versatile project portfolio ranges from comprehensive neighborhood zoning and streetscape design plans in Queens to a transformative, art-in-action, redevelopment project in a favela of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Sunday, November 17
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM