(Re)Connecting the City to the People



BEFORE - Wednesday 18 October 10:30-12:30 WEST

Online session to present the topic, the activities, the detailed calendar, the evaluation and the participants of the BIP

AFTER - Friday 3 November 10:30-12:30 WEST

On-line session to reflect on results and further events, collaboration and dissemination, as well as to conclude the evaluation



Monday 23 October – COIMBRA

Place: Instituto Justiça e Paz

09:00-09:30 Registration of participants

09:30-10:45 Kick off with Sandra Silvestre

10:45-11:00 Coffee break

11:00-11:15 Welcome and opening

11:15-12:30 Keynote lecture on ‘(Re)Connecting the City to the People’ by Carlos Fortuna

12:30-14:00 Group welcome lunch at Instituto Justiça e Paz

14:30-16:30 Round table on ‘Ages and Intergenerationality in the Cities’.
Speakers: TRAMPOLIM Project (presented by Vera Silva e Carla Gonçalves?), DIGILIFE Project (presented by Isabel Gomes), COIMBRA COOLECTIVA (presented by Filipa Queiroz, Laurisa Farias, Mário Canelas). Moderator: Henrique Testa Vicente



Tuesday 24 October – COIMBRA

Place: Instituto Justiça e Paz

09:30-11:00 Round table on ‘Immigrants, Participation and Neighborhood (Re)Activation’.
Speakers: Bárbara Ferreira, Elsa Lechner, Elisabete Pinto da Costa. Moderator: Rosa Tomé

11:00-11:15 Coffee break

11:15-12:30 Debate and networking

12:30-14:30 Free lunch

Place: Salão Brazil

14:30-17:30 Thematic workshop on ‘Immigrants, Participation and Neighborhood (Re)Activation’ with António Brito Guterres, José Miguel Pereira


Wednesday 25 October – AVEIRO

8:30 Departure from Coimbra. Meating point: Calçada Martim de Freitas (nearby Largo D. Dinis)

10:00 Arrival at Aveiro at the Train Station (side Esgueira)

10:15-12:45 Guided tour by Ciclaveiro (on bicycle)

13:00-14:15 Free Lunch

Location: Bookstore Auditorium of University of Aveiro  

14:30-17:30 Presentation of Community Innovation Projects from the LABIC Aveiro (presented by Thaís Ivo) and the Project ‘Women in Construction’ from the association Women in Architecture (presented by Isabella Rusconi)

17:45 Departure to Santa Maria da Feira. Meating point: Reitoria da Universidade de Aveiro


Thursday 26 October – SANTA MARIA DA FEIRA

Place: ISVOUGA Campus

10:00-11:30 Round table on ‘Mobility and the Energy Transition in Urban Context’
Speakers: António Meireles, Joaquim Costa, Nuno Santos, Paulo Santos. Moderator: Nuno Loureiro

11:30-11:45 Coffee break

11:45-13:00 Debate and networking

13:00-14:45 Free lunch

15:00-16:30 Sustainable Urban Mobility – Outdoor activity with scooters (or bicycles)

16:30-18:00 Guided tour to the Convento dos Lóios

20:00 Group Social Dinner


Friday 27 October – SANTA MARIA DA FEIRA

Place: ISVOUGA Campus

10:00-11:30 Round table on ‘Smart Cities – Its Impacts on Economy, Work and Citizenship’
Speakers: Francisco Restivo, Ana Ozório, Dubravka Maras. Moderator: José Campos Neves

11:30-11:45 Coffee break

11:45-12:45 Debate and networking

12:45-14:30 Free lunch

14:30-16:30 Board game on ‘(Re)Connecting the City to the People’ by Micael Sousa

16:30-17:30 Paperwork and farewell