European Lab Forum 2014
Europe Culture Refresh!
27-30 May 2014
Wednesday, May 28 - Coffee & Experts -
Do we consume the city we live in? A range of unique initiatives and tools that advocate for active and responsible citizens in the construction of their city.
Speakers : Marco Clausen (Prinzessinnengarten I DE) / Priya Prakash (Design for Social Change I UK) / Sophie Mankowwski (Portrait Sonore I CA) / Miriam Roure (MIT Senseable City Lab I US)
Moderation: Pascal Bertin (Journalist I FR)
More European cities develop concepts for “smart cities”, including mobility, technology, architecture and the environment. The aim is to find solutions to facilitate the management of a more efficient city in terms of traffic, cleanliness, waste management etc. How will these ideas integrate the strengthening of a city’s social and cultural structure? How do they contribute to the strengthening of a sense of belonging and community? Four European project leaders will present their innovative ini