May Issue –
Challenges for North European
Partners, experts and coordinators of the Trans in Form project are getting ready for the Final TiF Conference. From 21st to 23rd May the Trans in Form project will bring together decision makers, politicians and stakeholders for a three day event in Warsaw (Poland) to focus on achievements and impacts of the project. Several high-level keynote speakers will discuss main challenges for regional politics in Poland and Scandinavia as well as challenges for North European regions. They will also present demographic megatrends and talk about the chase for a European identity.
To learn more about the keynote speakers and the conference visit www.tifpro.eu.
Your ICN Team
Krzysztof Czyzewski to speak at the TiF Final - "You had to take some responsibility"
Cliff Hague's Blog – How to tackle the challenge of place branding?
The Kitten Square in Notodden (Norway) - Reviving the City Center
Tranemo organized international camp – Another Successful Youth Camp
Spydeberg's Vollene Culture- and Environmental Farm - Success based on cooperation
High speed railways connecting European regions:
Oslo - Stockholm by train in 2,5 hours?
Urban Architecture from a new point of view:
Interact with each other on multiple levels of life
Creative Cities Network:
The potential of creative industries in Central European Cities
21 – 23 May: Trans in Form Final Conference (Warsaw, Poland)
17 – 20 June: Action for Innovation: Innovating from Experience (Barcelona, Spain)
18 – 19 June: 14th Baltic Development Forum Summit & 3rd Forum of the EU Strategy for the BSR (Copenhagen, Denmark)
18 – 22 June: European Sustainable Energy Week (Poltav, Ukraine)
Urban Architecture from a new point of view
Architecture Acts is a Blog by Gray Read, a Miami based professor who writes about how architecture acts among people and other living things in the city. Read recently posted an article about public space and shopping malls as well as an article that discusses the questions: What if the goal of design was to support life? Interesting thoughts that are worthwhile to dig into.