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Final conference: CIVIC and DenCity

Lindholmen Conference Centre, Gothenburg

On June 19 2018, a joint Final Conference for CIVIC and DenCity will be held at Lindholmen Conference Center. The day will include exciting results from the projects and opportunities for discussion and networking.

Arranged by: 

The theme of the day: From vision, through construction, to transport solutions for future dense cities

Overall preliminary agenda


09.00 - 10.30 

Session 1: Key note session

  • Lina Olsson, Project Manger DenCity, Closer & Marie Morel, Researcher Urban Management, Amsterdam University of Applied Science
  • Deployment of innovation in cities, Karen Vanclysen , Secretary General, POLIS Network
  • Building density of flows in cities, Lars Marcus, architect and professor in Urban Design, Chalmers University of technology

10.30-10.50 Coffe-break


10.50 - 12.00 

Session 2: How should we plan and govern future dense citites?

  • Densification of cities as a driver for sustainable development - case Rivercity
    Staffan Bolminger, FOG innovation & Jacob Lindkvist, Älvstranden Utveckling
  • Efficient and consolidated urban freight transport system
    Sönke Behrends, Chalmers University of Technology 
  • Construction logistics governance
    Kajsa Hulthén, Chalmers University of Technology 
  • Multi Actor Multi Criteria Analysis (MAMCA)
    Tom van Lier, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

12.00 - 13.00 Lunch


13.00 - 14.30 

 Session 3: Develop and optimize transport and logistic solutions

  • Demonstrating the use of urban waterway transport of goods and waste
    Martin Svanberg, SSPA
  • Mobility as a service as part of future housing
    Kent Eric Lång, Rise
  • Electric distribution in dense cities
    Fredrik Cederstav, Volvo Group
  • Urban services and deliveries
    Roland Erlander, Sustainable Innovation
  • Logistics optimization for efficient and sustainable construction
    Pamela Nolz, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology
  • Smart governance and construction logistic solutions
    Anna Fredriksson, Linköping University

14.30 - 15.45 

Session 4: Interactive session (Coffe will be served)

  • Mingel and visit exhibition area with possibilities to see some of the developed solutions

15:45 - 16:30

Session 5: Panel discussion

  • Peter Binham, Principal City Planner, Transport for London
  • Christophe De Voghel, Expert urban distribution, Brussels Mobility
  • Sarah Bork, Strategic advisor building logistics and sustainability, City of Amsterdam
  • Shahbaz Khan, Chair of the traffic committee, Göteborg
  • Karen Vanclysen , Secretary General, POLIS Network