activities

TALK

On 25 September 2012 Michiel de Lange gave a talk at “Stad, Spel en Digitale Media” (City, Play, and Digital Media) at CAST architecture center in Tilburg.

WORKSHOP ORGANIZATION

On 25 September 2012 Martijn de Waal gave a workshop about Society 2.0 for Utrecht Municipality.

EXPERT MEETING

On 20 September 2012 Martijn de Waal was invited for an expert meeting on the future of the city, organized by the Raad voor de Leefomgeving.

EXPERT PANEL

On 2 July and 3 September 2012 Michiel de Lange was part of an expert panel about innovation in urban design at Stroom, The Hague.

EVENT ORGANIZATION

On 22 July 2012 Martijn de Waal co-organized and moderated the Dutch E-Culture Days @ World Design Capital Helsinki. At this event Michiel de Lange gave a talk about the lessons learned from…

WORKSHOP ORGANIZATION

From 9 to 14 July 2012, Michiel de Lange and Marc Tuters developed and gave a six-day workshop ’Designing for Ownership’ at the Strelka Institute for Media, Architecture and Design in Moscow. The workshop was part of…

CONFERENCE ORGANIZATION

Michiel de Lange co-organized the two-day international  academic and public event The Citizen Scientist On The Move, that took place from 25 – 27 June 2012 at Utrecht University and Waag Society Amsterdam.

SYMPOSIUM

On June 6 2012 Michiel de Lange gave a presentation at the event ‘Remediating Urban Space: Exploring Design Responses’ at Plymouth University in the UK.

MASTERCLASS

On 26 February 2012 Martijn de Waal gave a Masterclass at the Berlage Institute during the one-week masterclass called “Localizing Networks: Physical terminals for web 2.0 engines“.

EXPERT MEETING

On 12 December 2011 Michiel de Lange took part in a kick-off meeting to help develop a new series of monthly ‘City Think Lab‘ evenings for 2012 at Pakhuis De Zwijger. These events…

TALK

On 8 December 2011 Michiel de Lange gave a ‘Place-Mat‘ talk at Ymere housing corporation in Amsterdam about social media and urban quality.

WORKSHOP

On November 23 2011 Michiel de Lange was invited as an expert during the e-tourism strategy day organized by LAgroup and Waag Society in Pakhuis De Zwijger.

TALK

On 22 November 2011 Michiel de Lange gave a talk called Hoe overleef ik de Mediastad? (“how do I survive the media city?”) for the Broodje Kennis series of lectures at Spui 25…

INTERVIEW

Journalist Tracy Metz interviewed The Mobile City for an article in Dutch daily newspaper NRC Handelsblad. The article “Vertrouwde vreemden vinden elkaar in mobiele stad” (in Dutch) appeared in the newspaper on 27 February…

ACADEMIC COURSE

For fall 2011, The Mobile City’s Michiel de Lange developed an academic course called “The Media City” for bachelor 2 and pre-master students at Utrecht University. Martijn de Waal was one of the invited…

WORKSHOP

The Mobile City’s Michiel de Lange participated in the panel “Beyond Locative: Media Arts after the Spatial Turn“, about the future of locative media at ISEA2011 in Istanbul.

PUBLIC LAUNCH

The Mobile City presented the study ‘Ownership in the Hybrid City’, on September 14 2011 at PICNIC in Amsterdam.

PUBLICATION

The Mobile City wrote a study titled ‘Ownership in the Hybrid City’, about how digital technologies and e-culture can be used to engage people in complex urban ‘ownership’ issues. Download the study in…

BOOK LAUNCH

The Mobile City contributed to the book Sentient City, edited by Mark Shepard. On May 14 2011 we give a presentation and moderate the Dutch book launch, organized by V2_ in Rotterdam.

RESEARCH PROJECT

In the spring of 2011, The Mobile City carried out a research project for Virtueel Platform. We researched how digital media design can provide citizens with a sense of ‘ownership’ with regard to…