The interplay between city planning and city lighting
Welcome to a webinar on how sustainable urban planning with light as a key element can contribute to healthier and more liveable cities.
Lighting is an important part of urban infrastructure. Modern lighting can help create liveable cities and should be included in urban planning, as well as help drive the development of new digital solutions.
The webinar provides concrete examples from cities and urban spaces. The speakers will shed light on the interplay between planning the city and city lighting, and the role of lighting in creating attractive and safe urban spaces, smart and sustainable cities.
The language of the webinar will be Danish, Swedish and English.
09.00 – 09.05 Welcome
09.05 – 09.15 Lighting as an element of planning
Sif Enevold, Chefprojektleder, Gate 21
09.15 – 10.00 Keynote: Lighting and urban spaces
Henrika Pihlajaniemi, D.Sc. (tech), M.Sc. (arch) Architect SAFA, Lighting designer, University of Oulu and M3 Architects
10.00 – 10.15 Questions & comments
10.15 – 10.25 Short break
10.25 – 11.05 Safer spaces in the city of Helsingborg – a project
Moa Sundberg, City environment strategist, City of Helsingborg and Bertil Göransson, lighting consultant, Luxera
11.05 – 11.30 How can lighting inspire sustainable urban practises?
Associate professor Maj-Britt Quitzau and research assitant Caroline Samson, Institut for Planning, Aalborg University in Copenhagen
11.30 – 11.45 Q & A
You can read more about the event and the full program and register here (in Danish).
The webinar is supported and funded by: