Completed Lectures + Workshops | Anthony Garcia

2019

  • Lecture, “Tactical Urbanism 101,” Florida International University, January 2019
  • Workshop, Tactical Urbanism Legacy Project, Louisville, KY, March 2019
  • Interview, “Urban Planning Changemakers,” Miami, FL, March, 2019
  • Lecture and Tour, “Tactical Urbanism and Placemaking,”  National Town Builders Association, Miami, FL, April 2019
  • Lecture, “Tactical Urbanism and Economic Revitalization,” Sacramento Council of Government Civic Lab, Sacramento, CA, April 2019
  • Workshop, Kalihi Quickbuild, Honolulu, HI, April 2019
  • Panel, Urbanism Summit, Coral Gables, FL, April 2019
  • Lecture, Richmond Walkability Institute, Richmond, VA, May 2019
  • Lecture, “Reimagining Cities Tactically,” Idea Center, Miami-Dade College, June 2019
  • Lecture, “Tactical Transit,” Transportation Resources Board, Falmouth, MA, June 2019
  • Tactical Urbanism: Short-term Action for Long-term Change Book Launch, Strelka Institute, Moscow, Russia, May 2019
  • Keynote, “How Communities Take Urban Environments Into Their Own Hands,” Strelka, Moscow, Russia, May 2019
  • Webinar, “Tactical Transit,” Transportation Resources Board, September 2019
  • Presentation, “Tactical Transit,” APTA, New York, NY October 2019
  • Podcast, “Pioneers @ MDC,” The Idea Center, Miami-Dade College, October 2019
  • Panel, Asphalt Art, Citylab, Washington DC, October 2019

2018

  • Presentation, “Street Design,” Miami Beach Neighborhoods Forum, Miami Beach, FL, February 2018
  • Presentation, Safe Streets Summit, Miami, FL, February, 2018
  • Presentation, “Quick-builds for better bikeways,” National APA Conference, New Orleans, LA, April 2018
  • Workshop, 100RC, Parque del Norte, Santa Fe, Argentina, April 2018
  • Presentation, “Charla Abierta, Urbanismo Tactico,” Facultad de Arquitectura, Diseño y Urbanismo Universidad Nacional del Litoral, Santa Fe, Argentina, April 2018
  • Lecture, “Tactical Resilience,” Greater New Orleans Foundation, April 2018
  • Presentation, Wexford Placemaking Study, Baltimore, MD, May 2018
  • Lecture, AMPO, Using Tactical Urbanism at the MPO Level, Savannah, GA, May 2018
  • Workshop, Tactical Urbanism Civic Innovation Lab, Peoria, IL, May 2018 
  • Presentation, “Scaling Up: Making Big Small Plans,” Peoria, IL, May 2018
  • Lecture, Places for Bikes, Quick-Builds for Change, Indianapolis, In, May 2018
  • Lecture, Miami-Dade College, Placemaking + Art, Miami, Fl, August 2018
  • Lecture, Inter-American Development Bank, Placemaking, Medellin, Colombia, September 2018
  • Workshop, Inter-American Development Bank, Tactical Urbanism, Medellin, Colombia, September 2018
  • Workshop, Honolulu Tactical Urbanism, September 2018

2017

  • Keynote, Building Our City, Asheville, NC, November 2017
  • Keynote, New Jersey Complete Streets Summit, October 2017
  • Keynote, DICE Conference, Reno, Nevada, September 2017
  • Moderator, Live Ride Share Summit, “Park Space and Mobility,” Miami, August, 2017
  • Panelist, Ford/VICE The Third Industrial Revolution Premier, Miami, August 2017
  • Keynote, Smart Cities LATAM Conference, Puebla, Mexico, July 2017
  • Lecture, Association of Bicycle Pedestrian Professionals, “Understanding the Quickbuild Process,” Memphis, June 2017
  • Lecture, “Placemaking for Rural Communities,” Indiantown, Florida, May 2017
  • Lecture, “Rethinking the Charrette,” Congress for the New Urbanism, Seattle, May 2017
  • Lecture, “The Tactical Urbanist’s Guide to Civic Engagement, Materials & Street Design,” Congress for the New Urbanism, Seattle, May 2017
  • Keynote, AARP New York, “Getting things Done: The Ludlam Trail Story”, Albany, March 2017
  • Workshop, Tactical Urbanist’s Guide to Materials and Design, West Palm Beach, February 14th, 2017
  • Workshop, Tactical Urbanist’s Guide to Materials and Design, Akron, Ohio, February 14th, 2017
  • Keynote, Seaside Prize, Seaside, Florida, February 25th, 2017

2016

2015

  • Presentation, “A New Model of Community Engagement,” Miami-Dade County Board of County Commissioners, November 2015
  • Keynote, “Creating the next American City,” TEDx Indianapolis, October 2015
  • Presentation, “Waterfront activation and Tactical Urbanism,” Reconnecting our Waterways, Indianapolis, IN, October 2015
  • Presentation, “The rise of Trail Oriented Development,” Miami Real Estate Brokers Forum, October 2015
  • Presentation, “Tactical trail activation,” Coral Gables Rotary, September 2015
  • Presentation, “Tactical Urbanism Cultural Context and History,” Congress for the New Urbanism 23, Dallas, TX, June 1, 2015
  • Presentation, “Tactical Urbanism for West Kendall,” Healthy West Kendall, Baptist Health System, Miami, FL, September 2015
  • Presentation, “Charting a better way forward,” Miami Beach Neighborhoods United,  March 2014
  • Tactical Urbanism Book Release + Signing, Barnes and Noble, New York City, March 18th, 2015
  • Tactical Urbanism Book Release + Signing, Books and Books, Coral Gables, March, 2015

2014

  • Presentation, “Incorporating Tactical Urbanism into Municipal Processes,” Good Government Initiative Seminar, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, November 14, 2014
  • Host, “Envisioning a better Process,” Ludlam Trail Town Hall, South Miami Senior High, Miami, FL, November 2014
  • Lecture, “Land Use as Transportation Infrastructure,” University of Miami Lecture, Miami, FL, September 14, 2014
  • Lecture, “On the Underline,” The Underline Ride, Miami, FL, June 2014
  • Presentation, “The Underline: New Trail Vision in Miami,” Miami Center for Architecture and Design, Miami, FL June 2014
  • Panel, “Green mobility options on the horizon,” Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce Panel, Miami, FL, June 10, 2014
  • Tactical Urbanism 202: CNU 22: The Resilient Community, Buffalo, NY, June 4th, 2014
  • Presentation, “Better Streets for Coconut Grove,” Coconut Grove Village Council, Miami, FL, April 29, 2014
  • Panel, “How Technology is Changing The Way We Live and Work in Cities,” University of Miami School of Communications Live Stream, March 28, 2014
  • Presentation, “Building a culture of advocacy,” Key West Sustainability Series, Key West, FL, March 10, 2014
  • Presentation, “Complete Streets: Pushing the Envelope,” Miami AIA, Miami, FL, March 6, 2014
  • The Wes Blackman Show Interview, Radio Show, January 24, 2014
  • Citizens Independent Transportation Trust Presentation, Miami, FL, January 2014

2013

  • Coral Gables Bicycle Pedestrian Plan Workshop, 2013
  • Presentation, “Transportation Governance Reform,” Citizens Independent Transportation Trust, Miami, FL, March 20, 2013
  • Lecture, “Housing, Infrastructure and transportation,” University of Miami School of Architecture Graduate, Miami, FL, March 18, 2013
  • Presentation, “Tactical Transit,” Purple Line, Miami, FL, 3 March, 2013
  • Presentation, “Regional Transportation in Miami-Dade,” CNU-Florida Statewide Meeting, Miami, FL, Feb, 2013

2012

  • Masterclass, “Introduction to Multimodal Transportation,” University of Miami, November 2012
  • Presentation, “Connecting South Dade,” City of Pinecrest Transit Meeting, 10 Nov, 2012
  • Workshop, “Outreach and communications via digital tools,” City of El Paso, TX, October 3, 2012
  • Presentation, “Tactical Urbanism,” Florida APA Conference, Naples, FL, 12 September, 2012
  • Article, “Bright Minds, Human Scaled City,” Next American City, May 2012
  • Presentation, “Tactical Urbanism Panel,” Congress for the New Urbanism 20, West Palm Beach, FL, May 12, 2012
  • Presentation, “Urban Freeways: Devastation and Opportunity,” Congress for the New Urbanism 20, West Palm Beach, FL, May 11, 2012
  • Op-Ed, “The Greening of Biscayne Boulevard,” Miami Herald, March 2, 2012
  • Panel, “Miami’s Urban Renaissance,” Social Media Week, Miami, FL, February 2012
  • Tactical Urbanism Volume 2, Street Plans Press, February 2012
  • Presentation, “Sustainability in Miami,” 2012 Leadership Miami Conference, Miami, FL, February 2012
  • Op-Ed, “Make Streets Safer for All,” Miami Herald, February 27, 2012
  • Forum, “A New Vision of Open Space,” Urban Environment League Open Space Forum, Miami, FL, January 2012

2011

  • “Gambling with the Future: Casino Resorts in Miami,” Urban Environment League Forum, December 2011
  • “Charter Reform Must Address Transportation,” Huffington Post, Novemver 2011
  • Hosted Urban Environment League District 7 Debate, May 2011
  • Urban Environment League 2011 Orchid Award for Transit Activism, May 2011
  • Co-Hosted Paul White Lecture at University of Miami School of Architecture, Green Mobility Network, 2011
  • “Urban Policy and City Planning,” Miami Fellows Initiative Roundtable Discussion, January 2010.
  • “Move Miami: The Future of Transit in Miami”, Connect Florida Panel, August 2009.
  • “Marlins Stadium Planning,” Urban Environment League Lecture, August 2006
  • “Havana: the Caribbean City – the evolution of urban codes and forms,” University of Miami, 2002