VASAB- Vision and Strategies around the Baltic sea Workshop - 18th of May 2017 in Stockholm
Urbego has been invited to share its resent research project on youth, co-housing and rural area reactivation. This workshop painted a colourful picture of present and future urban-rural development in the BSR by describing:
The Present Cooperative Exchange between Cities and their Surrounding Countryside;
Normative Ideas on How Smart Urban-Rural Relations Should Be Further Developed;
Options to Use Digitalisation, IoT and Other Smart Connected Solutions to Achieve Such a Desired Development.
The invited experts also reflected on the various aspects on sustainable urban-rural development:
Environmental Improvements (The Rurban Link – Towards Resilient and Sustainable Rural-Urban Systems; Urban Architecture Embracing the Rural Countryside);
Social Life Qualities (Housing in Rural Areas);
Economic Progress (Territorial Monitoring and State of the Digital Region; Sharing Economy).
Invited experts included: PhD Daniel Bergquist, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences ; Mr Torbjörn Einarsson, Arken Arkitekter AB ; Daniel André, Swedish National Board of Housing, Building and Planning; Johanna Giorgi, Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth; Mrs Annika Annerby Jansson, Vice-president of the CPMR, and Region Skåne.