Archives for January, 2017

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Berlin Design Sprint

What is a connected and autonomous vehicle? How do CAVS work and how can urban streets be reclaimed and reimagined through their introduction?
Thomas is invited to the Berlin Design Sprint to answer these questions and discuss urban mobility.

The event is organised by BuroHappold and will take place on Wednesday, January 18 at InnoZ Berlin.

Other participants are:

  • Prof. Phillipp Misselwitz – TU Berlin
  • Prof. Vanessa Miriam Carlow – COBE Berlin, TU Darmstadt
  • Wolfram Pütz – GRAFT Architekten
  • Max Schwitalla – Studio Schwitalla
  • Xavier Vagedes – Robert Bosch
  • Dr. Sabina Uffer – BuroHappold Engineering
  • Heinrich Stößenreuther – Clevere Städte
  • Imran Khan – Google
  • Ute Klotzbücher – BVG (Berliner Verkehr Gesellschaft)

More info at Berlin Sprinting Future and Design Sprint Berlin

 

Refugee City: Greening Camps – Midterm Reviews

Thomas is invited as guest critic to the Midterm Presentation of the Design Studio (October 2016 to February 2017) organised at the Technische Universität Berlin (TUB) and the University of Petra (UoP) in Amman. The Presentation will take place on January 6, 2017 from 10am to 1pm at Technische Universität Berlin (TUB).

The aim of the workshop is to support the CBOs to develop designs for their green spaces in a participatory and innovative way; and to develop and implement small-scale interventions that contribute to sustainable resource management and greening strategies in refugee camps.

Final presentation will be held on February 17, 2017.

Team:

  • Prof. Dr. Philipp Misselwitz
  • Prof. Jochen Rabe
  • Dip.-Ing. Nina Pawlicki
  • M.A. Ayham Dalal

More info at Technische Universität Berlin – Habitat Unit