The programme will consist of three sub-sessions: (1) ‘Mobility Transition and its Spatial Implications’, (2) ‘Revaluing Public Space’, and (3) ‘Urban Design in the Context of Automated Mobility’.
Location: TU Delft, Faculty of Architecture and The Built Environment, Berlagezaal
09:00 – 09:30 Check in, coffee and tea
09:30 – 10:00 Introduction to the conference by Prof. Rients Dijkstra
10:00 – 12:00 Session 1: Mobility Transition and Its Spatial Implications – chaired by Dr. Víctor Muñoz Sanz
Dr. David Hamers: Exploring futures of urban regions and their transport systems by multi-dimensional scenario
Dr. Dominic Stead: The Transition towards Autonomous Mobility
Prof. Rients Dijkstra and Anca Ioana Ionescu: Robocar and the Re-Designed Street
Panel Discussion 1
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch break
13:00 – 15:00 Session 2: Revaluing Public Space– chaired by Prof. Rients Dijkstra
Salvador Rueda: Shared Streets and Livability, The case of Barcelona Superblocks
Dr. Ir. Frans van de Ven: Calculation and Co-creation of Climate Resilient and Attractive Urban Space
Florian Boer: The Value of Green-Blue Space in the City: Livability, Climate Change, Revenues.
Panel Discussion 2
15:00 – 15:15 Coffee and tea break
15:15– 17:15 Session 3: Urban design in the Context of Automated Mobility– chaired by Dr. Dominic Stead
Prof. Nico Larco: The Urbanism Next Research Initiative: Understanding the Impacts of Emerging Technology on Cities
Dr. Mathias Mitteregger and Ph.D. Emilia Bruck: The Driverless City and Its Discontents, Exploring alternative urban futures through normative-narrative scenarios
Arthur Scheltes: Driverless vehicles, a major game changer in urban mobility. Where are we now, and where to go?
Panel Discussion 3
17:15 – 17:30 conclusions by Prof. Rients Dijkstra followed by drinks