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ARTECITYA COLLOQUIUM “Revising the City of tomorrow – Make the Invisible Visible”
April 20, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm EEST
Within the framework of the actions of the European program ARTECITYA, its’ key partner ARTos Foundation, is organizing the Colloquium “Revising the City of Tomorrow – Make the Invisible Visible” which will be held at the ARTos Foundation on April 20th, from 9:30 to 13:00.
Conference is addressed to: Ministry of Interior and Urban Planning, Local government, policy makers, architects, urban planners, multidisciplinary artists, sociologists, neuroscientists, engineers, recyclers and charity organizations responsible for collecting clothing and furniture.
Speakers will introduce pioneering methods and models that concern the needs of a modern city. The themes rotate with an interdisciplinary approach in three pillars: social, technological and the environmental.
It incorporates recycling and reuse in the methodology and practice of architecture. The Colloquium will present works that enhance urban life, neighbourhood environments, data analysis on climate change and Cyprus in general, new technologies that ensure the communication of local authorities and citizens with the potential to participate dynamically in the development.
The colloquium will be run in English.
Participation is free.
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20th April ( Friday)
09:45 – 10:00 Welcome coffee and Participants’ registration
10:00 – 10:15 Welcome addressing by Achilleas Kentonis on behalf of ARTECITYA Nicosia
10:15 – 10:35 AXEL NABLI, Director of Emmaus Center Alsace
Title of the presentation: Best Practices of Emmaus Center Alsace.
10:35 – 10:55 SIMON JACQUEMIN, Project Manager of Bellastock Architecture Experimentale in Paris,
Title of the presentation: Architecture and reuse, new territories of circular economy.
10:55 – 11:15 EVANTHIA TSELIKA, Assistant professor and programme Coordinator at University of Nicosia,
Title of the presentation: The urban neighbourhoods of the Cypriot displaced state estates.
11:15 – 11:35 Coffee Break
11:35 – 12:15 GEORGIOS ARTOPOULOS, Assistant Professor at The Cyprus Institute, Research, Technology and Innovation,
Title of the presentation: Travesías through Nicosia: a spatial interaction of Culture, Nature and Technology.
12:15–12:35 ACHILLEAS KENTONIS, Multidisciplinary Artist / Innovation trainer / Engineer,
Title of the presentation: Usage of the brain waves and other sensors to sense the urban landscape with new technologies
12:35 – 12:55 Q & A and sum-up