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International networking at Berlin city hall

International networking at Berlin city hall

The use-platform does not only connect citymakers in the digital space. Around 300 local and international participants met at the first networking event “use. learn. share” held on March, 6th at Berlin city hall.

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Tampere: from linear to circular bio-economy
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Tampere, Finland

Tampere: from linear to circular bio-economy

In the city of Tampere’s ECO3 business park, bio-economy and circular investments are translated into practical activities.

Redesigning the Leopoldplatz Square
Berlin, Germany

Redesigning the Leopoldplatz Square

The redesign and reconstruction of the Leopoldplatz Square took place between 2011 and 2013. The aim of the process was to explore solutions to existing conflicts on the square and to jointly find a way in which all space users would feel comfortable at Leopoldplatz without excluding certain groups.

 Rea Vaya - Bus Rapid Transit System
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Johannesburg, South Africa

Rea Vaya - Bus Rapid Transit System

The Rea Vaya (‘we are going’) Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system provides accessible, reliable and affordable public transport services for residents of Johannesburg and reduces the city’s C02 emissions.

Porto Maravilha Urban Operation
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Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Porto Maravilha Urban Operation

The project's goal is to establish a new standard of occupation for the waterfront area of Rio de Janeiro

Vision Zero Boston
Boston, United States

Vision Zero Boston

The City of Boston has adopted a Vision Zero strategy in an effort to eliminate traffic fatalities and reduce serious traffic accidents by 2030.

Urban Transport Plan for the Ile-de-France Region
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Paris - Ile de France, France

Urban Transport Plan for the Ile-de-France Region

The Plan aims to find a better balance between transportation and environmental issues in the metropolitan region of Paris Ile-de-France

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Abhijit Lokre
Ahmedabad, India

Abhijit Lokre

Individual | Academics

Olaf-Gerd Gemein
Hamburg, Germany

Olaf-Gerd Gemein

Individual | Business Architect

Samira Esmaeelzadeh
Mashhad, Iran

Samira Esmaeelzadeh

Individual | Expert of Internaional Affair of Young Consultants Group

Alejandro Flores
Córdoba, Argentina

Alejandro Flores

Individual | Jefe del Departamento de Planificación, Dirección de Planeamiento Urbano, Municipalidad de Córdoba

Karim Charef
Greater Montreal, Canada

Karim Charef

Individual | Urban planner, Architect.

Roya Khosrobeigi
Tehran, Iran

Roya Khosrobeigi

Individual | Head of International & Professional Organizations