Formulating Compact City Planning - Based on the “20-Minute Neighborhoods” Concept

  Group Picture © Junior Professorshop for Sustainable Housing Development

From left to right: Jan Polívka, Reiko Sugihara, Shinji Ikaruga, Holger Hoffschröer, Takeshi Kobayashi, Junhwan Song


Professor Ikaruga from Yamaguchi University Planning Department and his team visited the City of Düsseldorf and the Sustainable Housing Development Department at the Faculty of Architecture RWTH Aachen University to cooperate on an evolving project on conceptualizing compact city development. The project will include comparative cases from Japan, UK, USA and Germany.