The City is Growing. Join the Development of Neighbourhoods and Areas!
How do we make safe, liveable and sustainable
What role do the government, project developers, current and new residents and entrepreneurs play in the development process?
Friday 22 June, we focus on the area development in Amsterdam, highlighting the
Not only the existing areas are under scrutiny. New development areas bring along their own set of challenges. Districts such as the Port of Amsterdam and Sluisbuurt, areas where over 40,000 houses will be built over the coming years. How do we make these areas sustainable, accessible, and safe?
What significance do placemaking and co-creation have in the development process? And how do physical developments relate to the infrastructural and social elements?
On Friday, experts and professionals from different backgrounds will move into the city on an expedition to more than 30 different development areas throughout the city and region such as the Zuidas, Bajeskwartier, Buiksloterham, and IJburg. After the expeditions, the experts will tackle the various challenges that each of these areas are faced with when being redeveloped.