AMSTERDAM PAST – PRESENT – FUTURE
Parallel to the Summer School programme, a public lecture series is organised that offers a platform for the local and global community to discuss current issues regarding the planning and creating of cities. Scientists, artists, designers and planners are invited to share their views on the different themes that the summer school engages with. The lectures are organised on various locations in the city and are open to all.
11:00 – 12:00
Jaap Evert Abrahamse (Dutch Cultural Heritage Agency)
17:00 – 18:00
Vladimir Bataev (EsperantoXL)
“Smart city: beyond disaster
Date: 4th July
Location: Arcam, Prins Hendrikkade 600
From 3 to 16 July the Foundation Thinking City organises a unique interdisciplinary Summer School on city planning and city making. Two weeks of exploring, discussing and developing the future of the city, together with scientists, planners and designers from all around the world. This year, Arcam is one of the partners of this programme.
Summer School 2015: Beyond Resilience is organised by Foundation Thinking City (VMX Architects en Zef Hemel) in collaboration with the University of Amsterdam and AMS (Institute for Advanced Metropolitan Solutions). Partners: ARCAM, Pakhuis de Zwijger, Academie van Bouwkunst en StadsSalon. The programme is supported by Amsterdam in Business, Gira.