On April 8, Placemaking Europe hosted Placemaking in Area Development webinar with Hans Karssenberg from STIPO joined by:
Peter Williams: Managing Director at Better Bankside and the means
Pärtel-Peeter Pere: Management consultant and urbanist at Future Place Leadership
Ramon Marrades: La Marina de Valencia
Milena Ivkovic: Director of ISOCARP
Theo Stauttener: Stadkwadraat
Participants streamed into the zoom webinar hosted by Vivian Doumpa and moderated by Jeroen Laven from all over Europe and throughout the world. While Peter Williams, Roland Krebs, Pärtel-Peeter Pere brought in successful and failed projects of placemaking in area development from the contexts of their cities, Nadine Roos has elaborated on how a bad example can be transformed into a good one in stages. Presentation of Hans Karssenberg focused on the criteria for each stage of development, the process of placemaking in area development, and some of the successful case studies. In the end, Ramon Marrades, Milena Ivkovic, and Theo Stauttener have reflected on the challenges and opportunities of placemaking in area development.