Rice University's De Lange Conference explores the dynamic interactions between technology, society, and culture. More specifically, the conference will address the challenges of information technology, health and medicine, and climate change from the three perspectives of technology, culture and society.
Learn about current and ongoing research efforts by Houston Education Research Consortium and Houston Independent School District researchers.
The Kinder Institute for Urban Research shares findings from the third State of Housing in Harris County and Houston report.
Urban affairs journalist Scott Beyer shares how a free-market approach to housing, transportation, public administration and more can create more livable cities.
After two years of virtual events, the 2022 Kinder Institute Luncheon will once again be one of Houston’s most insightful gatherings of business and community leaders!
Technology historian Peter Norton discusses his book, "Autonorama: The Illusory Promise of High-Tech Driving."
Shin-pei Tsay is the global head of cities and transportation policy at Uber. Her experience converges at the intersection of design, policy and governance to transform the built environment, with a focus on sustainable and inclusive transportation.
Sociologist Rachel T. Kimbro discusses her new book, “In Too Deep: Class and Mothering in a Flooded Community.”
Houston Education Research Consortium shares results from the Survey on Social and Emotional Skills. A panel discusses the study’s local and international implications.
Donald Shoup, professor of urban planning at the University of California, discusses the high costs associated with parking, as well as market-based parking reforms that can improve urban metro areas both economically and environmentally.
This panel discussion focuses on how Houston can stem the loss of affordable housing amid rising land values and demand.
Planner and community advocate Antoine Bryant discusses his work on affordable housing, equitable development and community-led design.
Elizabeth Korver-Glenn discusses her book, "Race Brokers: Housing Markets and Segregation in 21st Century Urban America."
Leslie Kern discusses "Feminist City: Claiming Space in a Man-Made World."
Join the Kinder Institute for Urban Research as it shares findings from its second State of Housing in Harris County and Houston report.