The discussions we tend to have about our cities almost always respond to a reality that imposes (in a literal sense) the issues to be worked on, often without any previous work having been carried out on such issues: urban transformations happen in this way, and if they are not discussed the situation develops without the control of technical planners and politicians, who could do something to direct such transformations, if, that is, they had sufficient awareness of them.
The case of the city of Lyon allows us to reflect on how planning and action can be taken in relation to a city in need of controlled growth.
"The combination of raising a building's height and public grants can facilitate the energy rehabilitation of a building"
Interview with Gerardo Wadel Architect and director of R&D and Quality at ‘La Casa por el Tejado'
Interview with Ibon Bilbao and Josep Bohigas, the founders of Arquitectes de Capçalera.
El estudio de arquitectura afincado en Barcelona dará forma a las Arenas de la próxima edición
Nacho Martín (Manager of IED Innovation Lab and Co-founder of Mi5VR) talks about IOT with Rosalía Simón Navarro (Smart city leader at Telefónica's IoT department).
Interview with stepienybarno
At the moment, we search for the information that surrounds us actively. Or rather, we still conduct active searches. The revolution will begin when everything that surrounds us is capable of generating, sending and processing this information passively. And is able to transform itself thanks to this information: welcome to the era of the Internet of Things.
Sustituye a Josep Miarnau, presidente desde diciembre de 2008.
The urban structure of a city has always been understood from the perspective of density, in terms of its filled spaces. Today's sensibilities lead us to consider it in terms of its empty spaces as well; in a kind of return journey that leads us to question the nature of our streets and urban spaces.
Interview with Janet Sanz, Deputy Mayor for Environment, Urban Planning and Mobility at Barcelona City Council and councillor for the district of Nou Barris