GLOBAL AGENDA

Congress program - Thematic Sessions

The Art of Placemaking: Inclusive Public Spaces and Green Areas

Tuesday, 14
14:00 - 15:00
Gran Via, Hall 2, Congress Area - Room 4

Public spaces and green areas are a vital component of cities as they contribute to build attractive urban environments in which to live and work, revitalizing the community and improving inclusion by acting as places for intercultural dialogue and exchange. How to embrace the collaborative process of place making to create quality public areas that pay particular attention to the physical, cultural and social identities that define a place?

Keywords: air pollution; green areas; urban farming; public space; urban design; social fabric construction; urban redevelopment; environmental restoration; citizen engagement; appropriation; strategic planning

Keywords:

  • Sustainability

Participants:

Moderator

Manuel Ruisánchez Capelastegui

Barcelona Spain

Board of Directors

COAC

Speaker

Michelle Holland

Toronto Canada

Councillor

City of Toronto

Speaker

Mauricio Vila Dosal

Mérida Mexico

Municipal President

City Hall of Merida

Speaker

Juan Pablo López Cortés

Medellín Colombia

Executive Director

Corporación Amigos de Parques del Río Medellín

Speaker

Elsa Díaz Castro

Guadalajara Mexico

Urban Manager Director

Ciudad Creativa Digital Guadalajara

Add to your calendar 11/14/2017 14:00 11/14/2017 15:00 Europe/Madrid The Art of Placemaking: Inclusive Public Spaces and Green Areas The Art of Placemaking: Inclusive Public Spaces and Green Areas Gran Via, Hall 2, Congress Area - Room 4 MM/DD/YYYY

Videos

Links

Organizers

Smart City Expo World Congress

Smart City Expo World Congress