Archive for November, 2016

09
Nov
centralitate
The excellence prize “Mihai Alexandru” for young researchers in urban planning
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  • mihai alexandru . premiu excelenta . research . romania . urbanism .

On the occasion of World Town Planning Day, celebrated on November 8th, the first excellence prize "Mihai Alexandru" for young researchers was awarded to arh. Sebastian Vlad Rusu. We congratulate him wholeheartedly for his outstanding work so far and we hope that this honorary award will also represent an incentive to find in the work of the talented urban planner Mihai Alexandru valuable insights regarding the resignification of centrality in the metropolis. The Excellence Award dedicated to our colleague Mihai…

06
Nov
citylab
Citylab 2016 – on urban innovations and the missing conversation: shrinking cities
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  • citylab . eastern european cities . housing . orase in declin demografic . shrinking cities . urban innovation .

CityLab 2016 was the fourth annual summit on urban innovation hosted by the Aspen Institute, The Atlantic, and Bloomberg Philanthropies. The event took place in Miami (US) end of October 2016 and brought together more than 500 global city leaders—40 mayors, plus urban theorists, city planners, scholars, architects, and entrepreneurs—for a series of dialogues around the challenges and emerging ideas that are shaping the urban agenda worldwide. CityLab 2016 provided an unique reflection time combined with ideas speed dating on…