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Thursday, October 12 • 10:30 - 11:00
Keynote: Ben Hamilton-Baillie

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Shared space is more than a Dutch traffic engineering technique; it's a public space philosophy that emphasizes trust, civility, and humanity.

Leading international placemaker and traffic engineer Ben Hamilton-Baillie will reflect on "shared space"—replacing excessive signage, separation and markings on our streets with social interaction—and how this philosophy can transform the relationship between people and the places they share.

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Ben Hamilton-Baillie

Director, Hamilton-Baillie Associates
Street design. Shared space. Traffic in towns. Driver psychology. Place-making as a means to change driver behaviour. Risk, safety and accidents. Self-driving cars and cities. Urban regeneration. High streets/Main streets. Major schemes such as "Laweiplein, Drachten"; Exhibition... Read More →

Thursday October 12, 2017 10:30 - 11:00 CEST
PDZ Floor 2: Grote Zaal (Great Hall) Pakhuis de Zwijger, Piet Heinkade 179, 1019 HC Amsterdam, Netherlands