Kristian Villadsen (Gehl Architects, DK)
12.01.2016 | 18.30 Uhr, Altgebäude (PK 4.7)
Gehl Architects is an urban design consultancy and a world renowned expert in advising how masterplans and specifically the public realm can contribute to quality of life, economic competitiveness, safety for all citizens, social inclusion, and urban sustainability. Their work has spanned the globe and includes collaborations with many governments, municipalities, and private developers in cities such as New York, London, Los Angeles, Singapore and Shanghai.
Kristian Skovbakke Villadsen is Partner and Director at Gehl Architects. His role as a Partner spans from partaking in the political discussions which help define city and project visions, to steering the process of identifying the policies, organizations and strategies needed to develop the vision. He collaborates to develop the concept design and the principals that identify the key thresholds for successful pilot projects. Kristian takes part in an ongoing process to develop knowledge and projects focused around ‘People Oriented Development’ in Asia, Europe and North America.