We invite you to a meeting summarizing the results of research on the experience of heat in Warsaw by the elderly.
During the meeting you will learn:
- What has the interdisciplinary scientific team been doing for the last 3 years?
- Are climate changes being felt in Warsaw?
- How does heat affect health?
- How does architecture determine the experience of heat?
- How can you combine science with art and rework scientific research results in a creative way?
15:30 Opening, foreword about the project, Dr. Zofia Boni
15:50 About the architectural and urban conditions of feeling the heat, dr hab. inż arch. Katarzyna Zielonko-Jung
16:30 The impact of high temperatures on the health of the elderly, Katarzyna Broczek, MD, PhD
17:10 Film “The Wave” – ethnographic film about the experience of heat by elderly people in Madrid, dir. Paloma Yanez Serrano
17:50 Presentation of the preliminary results of the project “Experiencing climate change. Transdisciplinary study of urban overheating”, Zofia Boni, PhD, Barbara Jancewicz, PhD
Is Warsaw ready for climate change? How to prepare for more and more frequent heat waves in Warsaw?
The debate will be led by Zosia Bieńkowska.
Dr. med Katarzyna Broczek (doctor-geriatrist)
Dr. hab. Eng. arch. Katarzyna Zielonko-Jung (architect)
Jacek Wiśnicki, Green Board of the Capital City of Warsaw
Grzegorz Walkiewicz, Councilor of Praga-Północ m.st. of Warsaw / Nature lover / Enthusiast of flower meadows / Łąka Foundation
Jacek Kisiel, Director of the Office of Air Protection and Climate Policy of the Capital City of Warsaw Warsaw