Fast Company has selected SOM's 10 Ideas for Pandemic Design, a research initiative exploring how architecture and planning can adapt as an "immune system" for cities and communities, as an Honorable Mention in their 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards. The 10 Ideas for Pandemic Design was recognized in the Spaces, Places, and Cities category, which honors ideas that make urban life more efficient, sustainable, and equitable.
The 10 Ideas for Pandemic Design takes a proactive approach to reimagining how buildings and cities are designed. The pandemic has demanded that we rethink the spaces where our lives take place, and the research covers nearly every aspect of the built environment, from our homes to our schools, workplaces, and even our infrastructure.
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