EUROPEAN CITY AGENCIES NETWORK- Conference programme


EUROPEAN CITY AGENCIES NETWORK

A DISCUSSION ON CITIZENSHIP AND THE SPATIAL PLANNING PROCESS

An international symposium dedicated to City Agencies and Urban Think Tanks, in which scholars, policy-makers, practitioners, city- makers, and students as much as representatives from NGOs, cultural, admnistrative, political and funding institutions will be involved in a conversation concerning how is it possible for EU citizens to contribute to the definition of the agenda for the cities they live in, and to influence the shaping of EU policies for cities.

The symposium will host a key-note speech, two main sessions anda number of practice-oriented workshops. During the conferencepeople and organizations gathered from all Europe will be involved inthe delivery of a Policy brief summarizing the potentialities andpossible new roles to be played by City Agencies and Urban ThinksTanks, from proactively feeding local urban debate, to connectinglocal issues to the EU policy-making level, to strentgthening ourcommon european urban culture.

Main sessions will be dedicated to “Pact of Amsterdam/EU Urban Agenda” and to “City Agencies as enabling tools” and will be structured as round tables opened by two introductory presentations. Two moderators will stimulate the debate between round table participants and collect the contents emerging from the discussion.

Workshops sessions aim is to discover (in practice!) how City Agencies work in the shaping and accompanyment of the local debate. Powered by EUCANET partners and invited institutions, workshops will stimulate participants in reflecting upon the role and activities to be displayed by City Agencies to involve citizens and communities in the urban political process.  

PROGRAMME

4 december 2018
@Urban Center Metropolitano, Piazza Palazzo Città 8f

17.00 Participants registration

17.30 AFTER THE CITY. THE CHALLENGES OF GLOBAL URBANIZATION. A conversation with Lars Lerup 

discussant: Alberto Vanolo, Università degli studi di Torino

This event is organised in cooperation with DAD- Dipartimento di Architettura e Design, Politecnico di Torino


5 december 2018
@Toolbox Coworking, via Agostino da Montefeltro 2

9.00 Participants registration

9.30 Institutional welcome

10.00 About EUCANET project purposes and objectives

10.30 ROUND TABLE 01_ Pact of Amsterdam

key notes: Mart Griesel – European Urban Knowledge Network;  Federico Guerrieri – Eurocities Cities4Europe Programme

round table participants: Luca Misculin, il Post/Konrad;Francesca Frassoldati, FULL, Politecnico di Torino;Brendan O’Donnell, Ecologic Institute;Levente Polyàk, Eutropian

moderators: Ognen Marina, Faculty of Architecture at UKIM;Billy Guidoni, Modus Ædificandi

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13.00 Lunch break

14.30-17.00 City agencies in practice(s) – Workshops parallel sessions

6 december 2018
@Toolbox Coworking, via Agostino da Montefeltro 2

9.00 Participants registration

9.30-12.00 City agencies in practice(s) – Workshops parallel sessions

12.00 Workshops results presentation

13.00 Lunch break

14.30 ROUND TABLE 02_ City agencies as enabling tools

key-notes: Elena De Nictolis, LabGov – LUISS University Roma; Corrado Topi, University of York, SEI – Stockholm Environment Institute

round table participants: Toni Masevski, City of Skopje; Federica Fulghesu, NESTA Italia; Øystein Leonardsen, City of Copenhagen; Andres Blanco, Inter- American Development Bank;Carla Tedesco, Comune di Bari

moderators: Marco Demarie, Compagnia di San Paolo;Levente Polyàk, Eutropian

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17.00 Policy brief presentation

17.30 Final remarks

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