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What far-reaching effects did the Enlightenment have in city planning? A thematic merge of city planning and the philosophy of Enlightenment is explored at the start of the Built Environment Symposium.

Vice President, European Forum Alpbach; President, oiip - Austrian Institute for International Affairs, Vienna; Chairman, Supervisory Board, Gebrüder Weiss Holding AG, Vienna
Managing Director, Studio Calas, Vienna; Lecturer, University of Technology, Vienna
Architect, feld72; Lecturer, Faculty for Architecture and Planning, Technical University Vienna
Robert S. Lynd Professor of Sociology and Co-Chair, The Committee on Global Thought, Columbia University, New York
Independent Facilitator, Quest Associates, Bath

Dr. Caspar EINEM

Vice President, European Forum Alpbach; President, oiip - Austrian Institute for International Affairs, Vienna; Chairman, Supervisory Board, Gebrüder Weiss Holding AG, Vienna

Studium der Rechtswissenschaften, Wien Bewährungshelfer in Wien und Salzburg, zuletzt verantwortlich für Finanzen und Organisation des Trägervereins Mitarbeiter, Ludwig Boltzmann-Institut für Kriminalsoziologie Mitarbeiter, Arbeiterkammer Wien Mitarbeiter, Arbeiterkammer Wien Bereich Konsumentenpolitik und -beratung Betriebsratsvorsitzender, Arbeiterkammer Wien ÖMV AG, zunächst als Leiter des Bereichs Unternehmensentwicklung und strategisches Controlling Leiter der Kommunalpolitischen Abteilung (Konzernstrategie) bis 1992, dann bis zum Ausscheiden Direktor des Geschäftsbereichs Gas Berufung zum Staatssekretär im Bundeskanzleramt Bundesminister für Inneres Bundesminister für Wissenschaft und Verkehr Abgeordneter zum Nationalrat, Wahlkreis Wien/Innen-West, Europasprecher der SPÖ, Vertreter des österreichischen Nationalrates im Europäischen Grundrechtskonvent Stellvertretender Vorsitzender der SPÖ-Nationalratsfraktion Vertreter des österreichischen Nationalrates im Europäischen Verfassungskonvent Präsident des Bundes sozialdemokratischer AkademikerInnen, Intellektueller und KünstlerInnen Chefredakteur der sozialdemokratischen Monatszeitschrift ZUKUNFT Präsident des CEEP - Europäischer Sozialpartnerverband und seiner österr. Sektion - Verband d. öffentl. Wirtschaft u. Gemeinwirtschaft Vorstandsmitglied in einem privaten Luftverkehrsunternehmen Präsident, oiip - Österreichisches Institut für Internationale Politik Aufsichtsratvorstand, Austro Control GmbH Vizepräsident, Europäisches Forum Alpbach, Wien
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DI David CALAS

Managing Director, Studio Calas, Vienna; Lecturer, University of Technology, Vienna

 David Calas, architect, urbanist and lecturer at the TU Vienna - Faculty of Architecture, operates between the blurring boundaries of urban planning, architecture, art and politics. Focus of his work at Studio Calas is the relation of design practice and socio-cultural process. The modus operandi concentrates on accessible and clearly communicated design approaches and the implementation of digital inquiry strategies.

DI Ralph REISINGER

Architect, feld72; Lecturer, Faculty for Architecture and Planning, Technical University Vienna

he is working for different architectural offices in Germany and Austria, e.g. "die Baupiloten BDA" and "feld72". The main focus in his work is social, sustainable and participatory architecture with specialty in residential and educational building. Art Science University of Innsbruck / Architecture University of Innsbruck, TU Berlin, TU Vienna Self-employed activity Employee "ao architekten ZT GmbH" Employee "die Baupiloten BDA" Self-employed activity in architecture and stage design Employee "feld72 Architekten ZT GmbH" Launch of "URBAN SYNC", mobile application for civic participation in urban planning Lecturer at the "Faculty for Architecture and Planning, TU Vienna"
 Ralph Reisinger studied architecture in Innsbruck, Berlin and Vienna.
 
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Ph.D. Saskia SASSEN

Robert S. Lynd Professor of Sociology and Co-Chair, The Committee on Global Thought, Columbia University, New York

 Saskia Sassen is the Robert S. Lynd Professor of Sociology and Co-Chair, The Committee on Global Thought, Columbia University (www.saskiasassen.com). She is the author of several books and the recipient of diverse awards and mentions, ranging from multiple doctor honoris causa to named lectures and being selected for various honors lists. Her new book is Expulsions: When complexity produces elementary brutalities. (Harvard University Press 2014)

BA Peter WOODWARD

Independent Facilitator, Quest Associates, Bath

 Peter Woodward is an experienced independent facilitator. He specialises in the design and delivery of effective participative processes through his own business, Quest Associates Ltd. Assignments range from helping small teams to develop a strategy through to major multi-stakeholder international conferences. Peter supports clients from all sectors including local citizen groups, business, through to the European Commission. He is particularly active with clients who are working towards social, environmental and economic sustainability goals. Recent clients include the European Sustainable Development Network, EC EcoAP Green Innovation programme, the UK Charity Bank, The European Business Network and the Church of England. He has established a special reputation for bringing energy, enjoyment and added value into the conference setting.

Built Environment Symposium

show timetable

01.09.2016

08:00 - 09:30 Bookpresentation Plenary
11:00 - 12:00 Opening Plenary
12:00 - 13:00 Managing Urbanisation Plenary
13:00 - 13:30 Interval Talk Partner
13:30 - 15:00 Sharing the City Plenary
15:00 - 15:30 Interval Talk Partner
15:30 - 17:30 Science Slam on “Time to Share. Places for Everyone” Social
17:30 - 18:00 Interval Talk Partner

02.09.2016

06:30 - 07:00 Interval Talk Partner
07:00 - 07:45 Housing and Social Responsibility: EU Perspectives and the Austrian Case Plenary
07:45 - 09:00 Planning the City Plenary
09:00 - 09:30 Interval Talk Partner
09:30 - 11:00 Running the City Plenary
11:00 - 12:30 Interval Talk Partner
12:30 - 14:00 Opening a City’s Mind Plenary
14:30 - 15:50 Closing Remarks Plenary