Social Design: Online Panel Diskussion | UNESCO City of Design Subnetwork Meeting 2020

UNESCO City of Design Subnetwork Meeting 2020 Day 1: Online Panel Diskussion about Social Design, 5. Oktober 2020

Which instruments and processes can be used to positively influence the social fabric in a city in terms of social design? On the first day of the UNESCO City of Design panel discussions, international experts want to find out how social design can help to shape social interaction and the quality of life in a city.

Keynote speaker Andrea Paoletti, architect and social designer from Italy, will talk about “The relational age – Design to connect things, people and places.”

Panelists: Sofija Kaljevic, Architect & Educator, Geelong / Australia Karl Stocker, Historian and Professor of Design and Communication, Graz / Austria Rainer Rosegger, Sociologist, Graz / Austria

Best Practice Examples of UNESCO Cities of Design: Kris Dekeyzer, Project manager “TRIPOD” Urban design in public space, Kortrijk / Belgium Erica Elk, The Better Living Challenge, Capetown / South Africa

Moderator Hansjürgen Schmölzer will accompany the program. UNESCO City of Design Subnetwork Meeting 2020 hosted by Graz in cooperation with Saint Étienne October 5 – 7, 2020 SOCIAL – SMART – SUSTAINABLE