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Listen to stories from all around the world about: the making of smarter & more livable cities for people. Urbanistica is an international podcast by Mustafa Sherif - Urban Planner & Designer based in Sweden. In collabo
2/14/2021

174.ENG Function follows Form - Kristian Skovbakke Villadsen

Season 3, Ep. 174
Kristian Skovbakke Villadsen (Partner, Director and Architect MAA at Gehl Copenhagen Denmark) is talking about why function should follow form and how we can change our mindset in order to develop cities for people.Kristian operates in the span between political visions and the detailed urban design, which realizes the visions in the everyday life of cities. His focus is always on livability and social-, economical- and environmental sustainability, whether the work is on future of mobility, masterplanning, revitalization strategies or urban policies. Kristian has worked with a number of leading cities, developers, organizations and NGO’s, across Europe, North America and China.Kristian has contributed to several books, exhibitions and films and has been connected to the academic world as an external lecture at a number of institutions, as well as being a much-used keynote speaker.Enjoy your listening. Let's connect and talk further about this episodeMustafa Sherif LinkedinKeep Up the Good Work.Keep Loving Cities❤️️.Follow Urbanisticaand let's get in touch:Urbanistica InstagramUrbanistica FacebookUrbanistica Youtube channelThanks to Urbanistica Podcast partner AFRY.AFRY is an international engineering and design company providing sustainable solutions in the fields of energy, industry and infrastructure. Read more about AFRYhttps://afry.com/enVisitMustafasherif.comfor collaborations and nominations.Note: the sound quality of #UrbanisticaPodcast s' episodes that are recorded during #COVID19 time might not be perfect. Due to the online recording and the use of different types of microphones by guests and #MustafaSherif. Thank you so much for understanding and listening. Stay safe !
2/10/2021

173.ENG Sustaining a City's Culture and Character - Charles Wolfe

Season 3, Ep. 173
This episode is done in collaboration with the Centre for the Future of Place at KTH the Royal Institute of Technology. Chuck Wolfe(Author/photographer, consultant (Seeing Better Cities Group), lawyer, and Guest Affiliate Scholar at CFP.) is sharing the story of his journey from being a lawyer to start doing writing about cities. He is talking about his contribuation to the Center and also talking about his new book for the center Sustaining a City's Culture and Character: Principles and Best Practices.the Centre for the Future of Places, aside from becoming an International Hub for Research on Public Space & Beyond, doing studies on the subject from a global perspective, also becomes a clearinghouse for ideas and new proposals on how the cities should be planned, designed, and retrofitted best to meet both today’s and tomorrow’s challenges with the focus on public places and urban spaces. Read more https://www.kth.se/futureofplaces/syfte-och-malEnjoy your listening. Let's connect and talk further about this episodeMustafa Sherif LinkedinKeep Up the Good Work. Keep Loving Cities❤️️.Follow Urbanisticaand let's get in touch:Urbanistica InstagramUrbanistica FacebookUrbanistica Youtube channelThanks to Urbanistica Podcast partner AFRY.AFRY is an international engineering and design company providing sustainable solutions in the fields of energy, industry, and infrastructure. Read more about AFRYhttps://afry.com/enVisitMustafasherif.comfor collaborations and nominations.Note: the sound quality of #UrbanisticaPodcast s' episodes that are recorded during #COVID19 time might not be perfect. Due to the online recording and the use of different types of microphones by guests and #MustafaSherif. Thank you so much for understanding and listening. Stay safe!
1/30/2021

169.ENG KTH Centre for the Future of Places collaboration with Urbanitica Podcast - Tigran Hass & Mustafa Sherif

Season 3, Ep. 169
Tigran Haas (Associate professor, docent, the Director of the Centre for the Future of Places) introducing the center and the collaboration with Urbanistica Podcast. The mission is that Centre for the Future of Places, aside from becoming an International Hub for Research on Public Space & Beyond, doing studies on the subject from a global perspective, also becomes a clearing house for ideas and new proposals on how the cities should be planned, designed, and retrofitted best to meet both today’s and tomorrow’s challenges with the focus on public places and urban spaces. Read more https://www.kth.se/futureofplaces/syfte-och-malEnjoy your listening. Let's connect and talk further about this episodeMustafa Sherif LinkedinKeep Up the Good Work.Keep Loving Cities❤️️.Follow Urbanisticaand let's get in touch:Urbanistica InstagramUrbanistica FacebookUrbanistica Youtube channelThanks to Urbanistica Podcast partner AFRY.AFRY is an international engineering and design company providing sustainable solutions in the fields of energy, industry and infrastructure. Read more about AFRYhttps://afry.com/enVisitMustafasherif.comfor collaborations and nominations.Note: the sound quality of #UrbanisticaPodcast s' episodes that are recorded during #COVID19 time might not be perfect. Due to the online recording and the use of different types of microphones by guests and #MustafaSherif. Thank you so much for understanding and listening. Stay safe !