Deadline: 1 April 2015 - 12:00am
Dates: 22 - 1 August 2015
Where: Delft, Netherlands
Conveners: Department of Urbanism, TU Delft
The 2015 edition of the Summer School will combine spatial planning, design and environmental technology to tackle issues of water in complex urban environments. It will invite students to understand the theories and practices that bring together water management and urban development and to apply the knowledge acquired in the elaboration of a vision and a spatial plan for an area in the city of The Hague in The Netherlands.
The aim of the Summer School is to explore the Dutch tradition of planning and design with water and the integration of water management and sustainability.
The Summer School is led by the Delft University of Technology, in collaboration with the IFoU (International Forum of Urbanism) and other international partners.
This exercise includes site visits, talks with professionals and academics and a short studio-based exercise, where students and teachers will explore possibilities through the elaboration of spatial scenarios and the design of spatial strategy in the city of the Hague, located in one of the most important urbanized delta regions of the world.
The Summer School takes place at Department of Urbanism the Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment of the TU Delft between July 22nd and August 1st 2015.
Please, visit the entire WEBSITE to learn more about the Summer School.