Kick-off conference of the project „Advancing the New European Bauhaus”

Green courtyard with playground
© Miriam Dross / UBA

15.09.2022, online conference

Brief Summary

This international online conference marked the kick-off of the UBA flagship project "Advancing the New European Bauhaus” (AdNEB). The event featured experts from the field and interesting discussions. The President of the German Environment Agency Prof. Dr. Dirk Messner as well as Ruth Reichstein (Advisory Board of the President of the European Commission) and Michela Magas (High Level Roundtable New European Bauhaus) discussed in the opening panel the opportunities and challenges of the New European Bauhaus (NEB) initiative to promote healthy, climate and environmentally friendly, high quality living for all.

Following a general introduction to the project AdNEB, four parallel workshops focused on urban retrofitting, climate adaptation, mobility inventions and multifunctional inner urban development.

A keynote by Prof. Dr. Harriet Bulkeley (Durham University and Utrecht University) on "Environmental Politics in the Anthropocene City” further rounded off the event.

A short documentation of the conference can be found on the following Conference Content webpage.

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