12 July 2012

 

08:30-10:00
REGISTRATION

10:00-10:15
WELCOME & OPENING
»City-Climate Potsdam« Innovation Institute & Johannes Vielhaber / Rector of the Potsdam University of Applied Sciences (FHP)


How do we perceive the city?

10:15-10:45
MAPPING THE URBAN NOW.
Till Nagel / SMART Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology & University of Applied Sciences Potsdam

10:45-11:15
MAKING IT PUBLIC. VISUALIZING URBAN DATA.
Michal Migurski / Stamen Design, San Francisco

11:15-11:45
STREETWISE: MAPPING SPATIAL CONFIGURATIONS AND USER BEHAVIOURS FOR URBAN DESIGN.
Christian Derix / Aedas, London

11:45-12:10
Coffee Break

12:10-12:40
GO WITH THE FLOW OR MAP TO KNOW? – SOME THOUGHTS AND IDEAS ON FLOW MAP DESIGN.
Jason Dykes / giCentre / City University, London

12:40-13:00
DISCUSSION: HOW DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES ARE CHANGING THE PERCEPTION OF THE CITY

13:00-14:30
Lunch Break

 

How do we live, how do we participate?

14:30-15:00
SO MUCH FOR A SPACE OF FREEDOM: AFTER THE PROJECT IS THE NEXT PROJECT! ON THE POLITICAL DYNAMICS OF SOCIO-SPATIAL SUPPORT INITIATIVES.
Fabian Kessl, University Essen-Duisburg

15:00-15:30
TRUST THY NEIGHBOUR: USING ICT TO FACILITATE TRUST GENERATION IN URBAN NEIGHBOURHOODS.
Peter Conradie / University of Applied Sciences Rotterdam

15:30-16:00
DISCUSSION: HOW LIFESTYLES AND PARTICIPATION IN PUBLIC AFFAIRS ARE CHANGING

16:00-16:30
Coffee Break

16:30-17:00
THE PAIN AND PLEASURE OF RESPONSIBILITY AND CONTINUITY – OR HOW MODERN IS THE HUMAN BEING IN SELF-SELECTED COMMUNITIES?
Jutta M. Bott / »City-Climate Potsdam« Innovation Institute

17:30-18:00
COMMENT
Birgit Schönberger / Freelance Journalist, Berlin

18:30
Reception & NETWORKING
Jann Jakobs / Mayor of State Capital Potsdam 

 

 

13 July 2012
How are municipal institutions and their functions changing?

10:00-10:30
INFORMATIONAL CITIES AND CITY INNOVATION: (RE)DEFINING THE STRATEGIC FOOTPRINT OF PUBLIC LIBRARIES.
Nathalie Vallet / University Antwerpen

10:30-11:00
THE BERLIN/POTSDAM REGION AS AN “INFORMATIONAL CITY”.
Hans-Christoph Hobohm / »City-Climate Potsdam« Innovation Institute and Master Students from University of Applied Sciences Potsdam

11:00-11:20
Coffee Break

11:20-12:00
THE LIBRARY AS UNITING FACTOR IN A SOCIETY OF CHANGE.
Rolf Hapel, Knud Schulz / Urban Mediaspace Aarhus

12:00-13:00
COMMENT and DISCUSSION: HOW MUNICIPAL INSTITUTIONS AND THEIR FUNCTIONS ARE CHANGING
Erik Boekesteijn / DOK Library Concept Center, Delft

13:00-14:30
Lunch Break

 

How do we conceptualise public affairs?

14:30-15:00
THE GLOBAL STREET VS. THE PIAZZA.
Saskia Sassen / Columbia University, New York

15:00-15:30
FORM OF UNREST. INTERNET AS A CITY.
Tina PiazziStefan M. Seydel  / rebell.tv  / dfdu.org

15:30-16:00
COMMENT
Michael Daxner / Berlin Free University

16:00-16:30
Coffee Break

16:30-17:00
THE RITUAL OF PARTICIPATION – THE THRILL OF BREAKING OUT IN PROTEST.  CAN PARTICIPATION BE SMART?
Hermann Voesgen / »City-Climate Potsdam« Innovation Institute / University of Applied Sciences Potsdam

17:30-18:00
DISCUSSION: HOW THE CONCEPTUALISATION OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS IS CHANGING

 

14 July 2012

How are social sculptures changing the city?

10:00-10:30
CREATING FREE SPACE – DESIGNING BOUNDARY OBJECTS.
Markus Kissling /Spacewalk Artist Group

10:30-11:00
THE CITY AS A STAGE.
Birgit-Katharine Seemann / Head of the Department for Culture und Museums, State Capital Potsdam

11:00-11:30
COMMENT: HOW ARE SOCIAL SCULPTURES CHANGING THE CITY?
Hanne Seitz / University of Applied Sciences Potsdam

11:30-12:00
Coffee Break

12:00-14:00
DISCUSSION, CONCLUSION AND CLOSING REMARKS
Jutta M. Bott, Hans-Christoph Hobohm, Frank Heidmann, Hermann Voesgen / »City-Climate Potsdam« Innovation Institute