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Conference HumanCities_Challenging the City Scale / Saint-Etienne 2017

  • Date: 13.03.2017
  • Time: 12:00 am
  • Location: La cité du Design , 3 Rue Javelin Pagnon , Saint-Étienne

Biennale Internationale Design Saint-Etienne 2017
Cité du design – Auditorium

After the launch of the project and a first workshop in 2015, Human Cities_Challenging the City Scale comes back in Saint-Etienne for the Biennale Internationale Design Saint-Etienne 2017, to share with the audience the experiences and findings of this European Project.
The Conference will be a presentation of international, European and local experiments carried out by collectives of creative citizens to contribute to the development of a neighbourhood, improve the quality of public spaces and re-invent the city.


17.00 : Welcome addresses : Josyane Franc and Camille Vilain
International Affairs Cité du design, Coordination of the European Project Human Cities_Challenging the City Scale
17.10 : Introduction : Gaël Perdriau 
Mayor of Saint-Etienne, President of Saint-Etienne Metropolis and Cité du design- ESADSE
17.25 : The Paradigm of Augmented City : Maurizio Carta
Urban planner and architect, President of the Polytechnic School of the University of Palermo, Italy
17.45 : Fancy That : Anya Sirota
Designer, co-founder of Akoaki design studio, Detroit, Assistant Professor at University of Michigan
18.05 – 18.30 : Human Cities experiment labs developed in Saint-Etienne
Ici-bientôt / Hypermatière / Échelles de regards urbains
18.30 -19.00 : : Human Cities experiment labs developed in Europe
Maker Mile– Clear Village, London / La Piana – Politecnico di Milano / Kragujevac Creative Grand Park – Belgrade Design Week/ Bratovševa ploščad – Urban Institute of Republic of Slovenia, Ljubljana
19.00 : Conclusion by Josyane Franc

Registration :registration form