The challenge behind Crossed Perspectives is to bring together two specialists from different fields (artists, practitioners, researchers, etc.) in order to compare and contrast their approach to a particular topic. Each participant is asked to respond to three questions before commenting on the answers given by his or her counterpart. The aim is to show where their views differ but where they converge as well.

Questioning transport Infrastructures

3 March 2014
Between Mathias Emmerich | Executive Vice-President in charge of Finance, Purchasing and Information Systems
and Stephen Graham | Geographer – Town planner

From one side to another of the Channel, a British sociologist and a Board Member of the SNCF discuss the impact of public infrastructures on society, from an economic, politic and social perspective.