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Urban public space, from ancient Rome to tomorrow - Different perspectives on the role of public space for inclusive societies.

urban public space
Conference

The afternoon will consist of a mini-conference where the public space will be discussed from different perspectives. The purpose of this day is to from different disciplinary perspectives illuminate the role of public space in urban areas. This will be done by highlighting different examples of conflicts and solutions as to the use of public space from around the world. At the end of the conference participants form the external education program Sustainable, inclusive and climate-resilient cities will present posters of change project to promote sustainability, inclusiveness and climate resilience of public space in Turkey, Zimbawe and Indonesia.

Limited places, please do register on this link
 

Programme

13.00 – 13.20 Welcome and introduction - Helena Hansson and Johanna Alkan Olsson

13.20 – 13.40  The relevance of public spaces in the cities: a geographical and human rights approach - Maria Andrea Nardi

13.40 – 14.00 Conflicts over public space -the Gezi park Istanbul Turkey - Ilhami Alkan Olsson             

14.00 – 14.20 Public space in a Historical perspective - Lovisa Brännsted

14.20 – 14.50  Fika

14.50 – 15.10 Access to public space - Street Vendors in Colombia - Ana-Maria Vargas Falla

15.10 – 15.30 Public space governance in a Swedish city – needs, challenges and different planning approaches - Björn Wickenberg

15.30 – 15.50 Public spaces, human rights in the interface between the physical and digital - Ana Nordberg

15.50 – 16.00 Concluding words and introduction to poster session

16.00 -            Mingel with snacks

Time: 
5 September 2019 13:00 to 16:00
Location: 
conference room, Biskopsgatan 3, Pufendorf
Contact: 
helena.hanson [at] cec.lu.se

About the event

Time: 
5 September 2019 13:00 to 16:00
Location: 
conference room, Biskopsgatan 3, Pufendorf
Contact: 
helena.hanson [at] cec.lu.se

Centre for Environmental and Climate Research, CEC

Sölvegatan 37
223 62 Lund, Sweden

Visiting address
The Ecology Building, Sölvegatan 37, Lund

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