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Thursday, October 12 • 11:15 - 12:30
Workshop: The City at Eye Level in the Netherlands

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In this workshop, come learn from the minds behind the new book City at Eye Level in the Netherlands, and discuss the future of the human-scale city.

The City at Eye Level is a book, an open source learning network, and a program for improving cities, streets and public spaces all over the world. Placemaking Week will mark the launch "The City at Eye Level in the Netherlands," a new edition of the book featuring 40 recent best practices from municipalities, developers, practitioners, and academics.

During this workshop, meet the people behind these great projects from around the Netherlands, set an agenda for reshaping the ground floor of the city, and discuss the biggest challenges to a better future at eye level.

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Jeroen Laven

Partner, STIPO
I am partner at Stipo and The City at Eye Level. During the conference I present our new book The City at Eye Level in the Netherlands. I co-organise the European placemaking network session, the city trips on Wednesday (where I will be your guide to Almere) and am host in the Hamerstraat... Read More →

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Gido Ten Dolle

Director Urban Development, Gemeente Delft
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Edward van Dongen

Head of Initiative & Concept, ERA Contour
Since 2011, the original architect Edward van Dongen has worked as Head of Initiative & Concept at ERA Contour. Together with his team, he is working on developing housing concepts for new construction, renovation and transformation. "Together we look at the potentials of an area... Read More →
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Stef Fleischeuer

Director of Business Climate, City of Tilburg
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Harmen de Haas

Director of SOB, Municipality of Leeuwarden
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Sander van der Ham

Environmental Psychologist & Advisor, STIPO
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Theo Stauttener

Partner, Senior Advisor, Stad2
Theo Stauttener (1967) leads projects, conducts negotiations and takes care of strategic development at location development. His focus is in financial management and risk management in developing new areas or restructuring. In addition, he works as a professor of various courses... Read More →
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Jake Wiersma

Town Planning Officer, Gemeente Maastricht

Thursday October 12, 2017 11:15 - 12:30 CEST
PDZ Floor 1: Expo Pakhuis de Zwijger, Piet Heinkade 179, 1019 HC Amsterdam, Netherlands