UrbCultural Planning - Conference 19-21.11.2020
Ladies and gentlemen,
we would like to invite you to register and participate in the Urban Cultural Planning online conference, which will be held on 19-21.11.2020. While we were writing project we wanted to use culture and creativity to make living better in the neighborhoods, in cities or in rural areas in the South Baltic Region.
The main objective of the Urban Cultural Planning project is to advance the capacity of public authorities in the BSR and local NGOs and associations to collaborate on citizen driven cultural planning.
The conference was divided into four thematic blocks: Cities and citizenship, building communities and neighborhoods, direct participation through arts and culture, direct participation through gamification
- CITIES AND CITIZENSHIP: Presenting models to reinterpret new challenges and the possibilities of participatory decision making, participatory budgeting, participatory visioning. How do inclusive models for participation offer novel ways to engage citizens in their communities? Keynote by Christelle Lahoud, UN Habitat.
- BUILDING COMMUNITIES AND NEIGHBORHOODS: Reflecting on engaging, identifying cultural planning as a force in urban capacity building and empowering communities. How can we change places through ‘the local’ as the focus? Keynote by Lia Ghilardi, international expert in Cultural Planning.
- DIRECT PARTICIPATION THROUGH ARTS AND CULTURE: Exploring how cities can include artivism/activism, youth, and alternative strategies from civil society. How should cultural practices and the arts transform and stimulate direct engagement within cities and neighborhoods? Keynote by Marcin Gerwin, PhD, activist and specialist in deliberative democracy.
- DIRECT PARTICIPATION THROUGH GAMIFICATION: Illustrating how Urban Gamification and elements of playfulness within urban environment can offer strategic cultural interventions in city planning. How can we use games, gamification and forms of directed play to engage citizens and key communities in urban planning? Keynote by Mattia Thibault, PhD, Expert in Urban Gamification.
You can register here: https://urbcultural.pomorskie.eu/