25.07.2017: Learning from…THINK DUTCH!

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with THINK DUTCH! the Institute for Sustainable Urbanism (ISU) is pleased to invite you to our third event of »Learning from…« – a series of Lunch Talks on interdisciplinary architectural and urban research.  » More…

METAPOLIS TALK #3: ECOLOGICALLY POSITIVE COMMUNITY DESIGN RESEARCH

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Für den METAPOLIS Talk #3 am Dienstag, den 21. Februar 2017 um 17:30 Uhr im Architekturpavillon der TU Braunschweig konnten wir Dr. Giancarlo Mangone gewinnen. Er forscht und lehrt an der ‘Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism’ der Carleton Universität in Ottawa. Seine Arbeit richtet sich auf die Erforschung, Bewertung und Gestaltung von Gebäuden in Bezug auf ihre ökologischen Leistungen, mit besonderem Augenmerk auf die Integration von Vegetationsumgebungen in Gebäuden, wie z. B. Mikrowälder.  » More…

ISU Talks #04: URBAN AFRICA

ISU Talks #4: URBAN AFRICA

The fourth annual ISU Talks series is a public one-day conference and will be dedicated to the theme of “Urban Africa”. While the phenomenon of urbanization in the African context is much discussed, less attention has been paid on design strategies for sustainable cities that could accommodate the urban population. This forum is meant to instigate a discussion about urban development and urban regeneration strategies.  » More…

The Social Quarter: English Release

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Where do we want to go with our cities and urban quarters and which strategies should policy employ to reach those goals? During the years 2015/16 an interdisciplinary panel of experts has put together policy recommendations on how to reach „Social Neighborhoods”.  » More…