2014-09-13
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City Link Symposium: Workshop

Alte Bahnmeisterei hosted by Gängeviertel at Oberhafen Stockmeyerstrasse 43a, 20457 Hamburg, Germany

How to Link Cities and People

Saturday, September 13 th 2014 10-17h in Hamburg, Germany
Location: Alte Bahnmeisterei hosted by Gängeviertel at Oberhafen
Stockmeyerstrasse 43a, 20457 Hamburg, Germany

Take the subway U1 to station „Steinstrasse“ > exit Deichtorhallen > walk to Deichtorhallen > pass between the halls > cross Oberhafenbrücke and follow the signs. Further information and registration: city-link.org

The organizers of this year’s City Link Festival invite the general public to join a workshop, where participants will have the possibility to influence the future of City Link. The City Link Festival and collaboration to date will be summarized, feedback collected and plans made for the future. At the workshop, participants will define the nature, structure and future of City Link in order to make the project more valuable to themselves and their community.

program of the day

10:00 – 10:15 Registration

10:15 – 10:30 Opening Words
Jesper Koefoed-Melson (Givrum.nu, Copenhagen)
& Till F. E. Haupt (Artist & Activist, Gängeviertel e.V. & eG, HH)

Resumé, Background-Info and Feedback

10:30 – 10:50 We’ve come a long way and where will it end?
Jesper Koefoed-Melson (Givrum.nu, Copenhagen)

10:50 – 11:10 Exchanging art between HH & CPH
Carsten Rabe, Curator & Artist (Westwerk & Gängeviertel, HH)

11:10 – 11:30 Learning from grassroots & activist movements in HH
Till F. E. Haupt, Artist & Activist (Gängeviertel e.V. & eG, HH)

11:30 – 11:50 Theory and practice in sustainable city development
Michael Ziehl, Researcher & Urban Developer (urban upcycling & Gängeviertel, HH)

11:50 –12: 35 Questions & Discussion

12:35 – 13:30 Lunch & Socializing

13:30 – 14:00 Showcase 1: Gängeviertel goes Christiania
Gängeviertel goes Christiania Exchange

14:00 – 14:30 Showcase 2: Artist-run spaces in HH & CPH
Steen Andersen (PB43, CPH) speaks about PB 43’s HH Connections

Workshops

14:30 – 15:10 World Café Part I (2 Rounds of 20 Minutes)
Evaluation and feedback of City Link so far:
– the artistic program
– the theoretical program
– the organization

15:10 – 15:30 Coffee & Cake

15:30 – 16:10 World Café Part II (2 Rounds of 20 Minutes)

The future of City Link:
– how can more people be involved in City Link?
– how can we structure the City Link organization in the future?
– what and where should the City Link Festival be in 2015?

16:10 – 17:00 Results & Discussion

17:00 – 17:30 Closing Round (Depending on the results)

17:30 – 20:00 Good Bye
Chill-out at Moloch & Walk to MS Stubnitz for the Good Bye Party