Computing the City

Ubiquitous Computing and Logistical Cities

Workshop, 09.–10.07.2014, Leuphana University of Lüneburg
Or­ga­ni­zed by Flo­ri­an Spren­ger and Ar­min Be­ver­un­gen.



Workshop Program

Wednesday 9th July
10:00
Welcome and introduction

10:30–11:30
Orit Halpern
Test-bed Urbanism: The Zonal logic of the Smart City

11:45–12:45
Florian Sprenger
From well-tempered Environments to Environmental Media - Reyner Banham, Urban Infrastructures and architecture autre

14:30–15:30
Jussi Parikka
Ubiquitous Computing and Cultural Techniques of Cognitive Capitalism

15:45–16:45
Clemens Apprich
New Babylonian Dream: InfoCities and the well informed citizen

18.00–19.30
Movie screening (& drinks): Urban Mapping Experience
followed by discussion with director Violeta Burckhardt Razeto, led by Paula Bialski

Thursday 10th July

9:30–10:00
Reflections on previous day

10:00–11:00
Christoph Neubert
The city as extension and environment. Historical views on urban eco-logistics

11:45–12:45
Ned Rossiter
Coordinating Life in Predictive Cities

12:45–13:15
Concluding discussion & next steps