sym_montpellier2017

The Symposium Metropoles du Sud 2017 took place on the 20th and 21rst of January 2017 at the School of Architecture of Montpellier and at the Botanical Institute. Students and pedagogic team of the study field Métropoles du Sud of the School of Architecture of Montpellier (École Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Montpellier) were pleased to receive so many people. This event aimed to talk about the meaning of cities, its methods of registration in the existing built and landscape territories and its future through the lectures of Alain Moatti, architect co founder of Moatti Riviere in Paris, Julien Damon, sociologist and associated professor in Sciences-Po Paris, Manuel Gausa, architect, urbanist and director of ADD, Architectural and Design Program of Unige in Genoa, Chris Younès, philosopher and teacher at ESA Paris (Ecole Spéciale d’Architecture) and Sir Peter Cook, architect co-funder of Crab Studio and co-funder of Archigram.

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PANEL DISCUSSION: SHARE Creative City

PANEL DISCUSSION: SHARE Creative City

Modérateurs: Frédérique Villemur & Marion Moustey (ENSAM KAAU) Participants: Oliver Broadbent (useful Simple Project KAAU)…

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PANEL DISCUSSION: INNOVATE Smart Culture

PANEL DISCUSSION: INNOVATE Smart Culture

Modérateurs: Chris Younès & Marine Pierson (ENSAM KAAU) Participants: Mathilde Marengo (IAAC KAAU) // Agnès…

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PANEL DISCUSSION : CONNECT Heritage City

PANEL DISCUSSION : CONNECT Heritage City

Modérateurs: Laurent Duport & Guillaume Girod (ENSAM KAAU) Participants: Nicola Canessa (UNIGE KAAU) // Oriol…

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Heavy Task That To Do The Conclusion Of This 9th Edition, Which For The First Time Was Held Over Two Days…

Heavy task that to do the conclusion of this 9th edition, which for the first time was held over two days…

Heavy task that to do the conclusion of this 9th edition, which for the first…

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In The Last 30-35 Years I Have Observed That There Is A Kind Of Academic Discussion Of Architecture Which This Year Is About Smart Cities…

In the last 30-35 years I have observed that there is a kind of academic discussion of architecture which this year is about smart cities…

In the last 30-35 years I have observed that there is a kind of academic…

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The News Is That New Tools And New Means Of Communication Are Changing Our Lifestyles…

The news is that new tools and new means of communication are changing our lifestyles…

The news is that new tools and new means of communication are changing our lifestyles.…

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I Will Discuss The Exclusive Power Of Places…

I will discuss the exclusive power of places…

I will discuss the exclusive power of places. Architecture is immobile and as such it…

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The Dictionary That Was Written More Or Less In 1998 By A Group Of People Trying To Explain What The Digital Society Is To The Digital Architecture…

The dictionary that was written more or less in 1998 by a group of people trying to explain what the digital society is to the digital architecture…

The dictionary that was written more or less in 1998 by a group of people…

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Our Work Is To Answer Your Ambitions Of Modeling An Environment And The Desire To Act And Interact In A System…

Our work is to answer your ambitions of modeling an environment and the desire to act and interact in a system…

Our work is to answer your ambitions of modeling an environment and the desire to…

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Advanced Urbanism…

Advanced Urbanism…

My role in the KA-AU is to provide advice on training in the field of…

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In Atlas Is A Company Which Works About Data Related To Our Territories…

In Atlas is a company which works about data related to our territories…

In Atlas is a company which works about data related to our territories. We create…

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If You Try To Find On Google The Theme Of Smart City, You Find On The First Image A City That Don’t Exist…

If you try to find on Google the theme of Smart City, you find on the first image a city that don’t exist…

If you try to find on Google the theme of Smart City, you find on…

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Lets Put The City In Preamble, In Its Obviousness, And In A Broader Way, The Cities..

Lets put the city in preamble, in its obviousness, and in a broader way, the cities..

Lets put the city in preamble, in its obviousness, and in a broader way, the…

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The Effort Of Trying To Bring City Improvement Into The Urban Design Is Not Something New In Architecture…

The effort of trying to bring city improvement into the urban design is not something new in architecture…

The effort of trying to bring city improvement into the urban design is not something…

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Towards Imaginary And Synergistic Experiments At The Era Of Anthropocene.

Towards imaginary and synergistic experiments at the era of Anthropocene.

The cards are scrambled and the models are deleted. However, it is pressing “to attack…

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On January 15th-16th 2016,  took place the Symposium MÉTROPOLES DU SUD at Montpellier.  Check presentations of KAAU partners

  1.  InAtlas

  2.  IAAC

  3. USP

  4. UNIGE

  5. ENSAM

Resources shared:

Smarter Engagement

Smarter Engagement

Great places come from understanding and responding to the needs of their people. Traditional consultation can…

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Smart Lighting

Smart Lighting

Streetlights are a vital part of every city, providing citizens and business with safety and…

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Route Planner And Real Time Information Systems

Route planner and real time information systems

An example of real time information is Glasgow's Active Travel Demonstrator. App that aims to…

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Digital Cultural Installations

Digital cultural installations

An example of a digital cultural installation is the Hello Lamp Post,  an experimental, city-wide…

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Mapping (real Time)

Mapping (real time)

An example of mapping (real time) is the London City Dashboard on microclimate – air quality, temperature                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   http://citydashboard.org/london/            Information…

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Space Syntax

Space Syntax

The network of public spaces in central London between Trafalgar Square and Parliament Square is…

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App To Map Happiness

App to map happiness

It's part of a research project at the London School of Economics. Mappiness maps happiness…

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What did we talk about in the round table?

How can we describe an Advanced city, what kind of adjectives are related to this condition?

Connection and fostering of public (people’s) spacesInformationalMultiscalarComputationalEasy spread knowledgeSpatial Justice….

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Do advanced cities need a vision and projection?

Advanced cities need a strategy to be the inspiration of the future but urban planning…

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Is an Advanced City about optimised data or subjective (humanised) data?

Cities are not smart; it depends on how tech is used by citizens. Tech use…

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Does a smart city is equal to a rich city?

Smart cities don’t only benefit the rich but also the poor- open data, open education,…

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Does technology can help the city to reinvent itself?

Cities are complex systems; tech can help but is not the cure.Investment in prototypes as…

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How could we preserve spontaneity in discovering the city, if cities are constantly observed and completely mapped?

Turn off tech devices and enjoy serendipity. Turn on tech devices to be guided. Tech…

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