Erasmus+ Stategic Partnerships
BeInterBaltic – Intersections in built environment
promoting interdisciplinary higher education in the Baltic Sea Region

Multiplier event in Tallin: B.I.S.S. CONFERENCE 2018
“Dealing with Interdisciplinarity - approaching the built environment in an interdisciplinary manner”

 

Multiplier event in Tallin: B.I.S.S. CONFERENCE 2018

“Dealing with Interdisciplinarity - approaching the built environment in an interdisciplinary manner”

Date and Time: Friday, 25 May 2018, 12:00 - 16:00 (EET)
Venue: Tallinn University of Technology, SOC Building, Akadeemia tee 3, 12611 Tallinn, Estonia

The conference brings together experts from the academic and practitioners´ world who are interested in sharing their expertise on interdisciplinary collaboration in the development of projects for the design of the built environment. Participants will be inspired by the short inputs of several keynote speakers, renowned experts from each of the four categories:

  • Structural Design - Duncan Horswill, Director BIG Engineering, Copenhagen
  • Architectural Design - Kåre Stokholm Poulsgaard, Head of Innovation, 3GXN Copenhagen
  • City Planning + Infrastructural Engineering - Jens H. Larsen, Associate Arup Denmark, Cityringen Metro Copenhagen
  • Arts & Art Interventions in Public Space - Jan Körbes, REFUNC Germany, Berlin Lab & Silohouse

During the conference participants will have the opportunity to be introduced to the outcomes of the BeInterBaltic Project. Its main representation is the Baltic International Summer School (B.I.S.S.), which brings together master and doctoral students from Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Poland, Estonia, Russia, Latvia and Germany. With the aim of developing projects for the built environment in an interdisciplinary and interculturally-mixed project teams, the B.I.S.S. has been successfully taking place in Hamburg since 2015. In August 2018 the HafenCity University will be hosting the B.I.S.S. 2018 for the fourth time.

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