August 27, 2014
Seminar of the Danish architect Jan Gehl's "Cities for people: world experience of effective public spaces design " was held at KSUAE as part of "Tatarstan socio-economic development Strategy. 2030"
Representatives of government institutions, design agencies, creative workshops and architectural bureaus, educational and scientific institutions, teaching staff and students of our university took part in the seminar. It should be noted that seminar was a great success.
Jan Gale told about the experience of designing urban spaces in his hometown of Copenhagen and many other successful projects in London, New York, Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, etc.
The main massage was: "We want to live in comfortable, sustainable, healthy cities!", this is exactly what the architect Jan Gale and his architectural and urban planning Bureau GehlArchitects (Denmark) are working on. The speaker paid great attention to the development of Cycling culture in urban centers, as it has been happening recently in Copenhagen.