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