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Climate City
Berlin
20\11\2019

Kiez@Lab
Berlin
2019\2020

City Making Lab
Berlin
2019\2020

Water Conscious Fashion
Berlin
16\1\2019

GRÜNtopia
Berlin

22\6\2018

NatureTecture
Shenzhen

1\2018

Future Diplomacy
Berlin
7\10\2016

Deep Space
Madrid
2018\2019\2020

DMZpace
Korea

2019\2020

Fabric
documenta 14

Athens
8\4\2017

Humboldt Volcano
Berlin
2016\2017\2018
\2019

Humboldt Jungle
Berlin
2015\2016\2017

Poly Garden City
Athens
2015\2016

INbetweenSTITUTE
Beijing
2014

Smart & the City
Hannover

2014

Without Franco, what to do with the colossal Valle de los Caídos?

Article  (french/english) by journalist Anthony Berthelier in HuffPost on the future of Valle de los Caídos and Deep Space
24 October 2019

Climate City
19.00-20.30, 20 November 2019
Registration
(fully booked)

@ Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society
Berlin

Climate City explores how digital technologies contribute to addressing climate adaptation and develops digitalization strategies that take urban sustainability into account.
Climate City focuses on digitally supported participatory climate adaptation and is committed to the idea that a digital city should be a climate-conscious city.

Crossover @ Public Diplomacy Magazine

Article “Creative Crossovers: Negotiating Past and Future” in the University of Southern California Public Diplomacy Magazine issue summer 2019.

Article @ Public Diplomacy Magazine, University of California, 7 June 2019

Deep Space is a long-term investigative program initiated to deal with politics of memory, controversial space and monuments, heritage and digitalization.

How to transform and re-signify Valle de los Caídos (“Valley of the Fallen”), the Francoist monument in the Sierra de Guadarrama close to Madrid?Valle de los Caídos with its 152-meter-tall cross visible from more than 30 kilometers away and its “basilica”, a 263-meter long crypt with a 52-meter high vault cut out of the granite mountain rock, is one of the world’s most controversial monuments.

Embassy Lab, 2 February 2018, The Hague Digital Diplomacy Un-Conference 2018, @ Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Hague, The Netherlands

The combination of physical and media space, of local place and digital networks, is coined Hybrid Space. Space today is transformed by technologies such as Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR) or Mixed Reality, becoming increasingly hybrid.
With the Internet of Things (IoT) Hybrid Space is becoming ubiquitous.
Artificial Intelligence and Big Data have the ambition and potential to algorithmically manage these Hybrid Spaces.

City Making Lab provides a platform for Smart Citizens, bridging the gap between data- and city-experts and civil society and governance and addressing compelling issues at the merging of the Digital Age and the Urban Age.City Making Lab is a a co-operation between Hybrid Space Lab and Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society.The kick-off event of the City Making Lab series will take place on February 21st 2019 with a keynote lecture by Marleen Stikker, co-founder of WAAG Society and focus on City Making in the Digital Age.

As an innovative flexible transparent structure, Humboldt Volcano contrasts with the historical appearance of the introverted power-radiating reconstruction of the Berlin palace, which houses Humboldt Forum.
Humboldt Volcano, standing for a pluralistic multiculturalism, enables the appropriation of the Humboldt Forum, opening it up to the city and international public.