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LODE_PORT Winter 2021: Beyond the Train Track

International urban planning and architectural workshop on the central railway line of the city of Düsseldorf. In cooperation with the University of Michigan. Block event in January 2021

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Sommer semester 2021

Housing Retail Production

International Workshop with Jamagata University.

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  Excursion flyer with building front © NWB

Winter Semester 2020

Proven by time? Selected residential projects of the 1980s-2010s in Düsseldorf

Open air urban planning excursion for students in master projects of the chairs of sustainable housing and urban planning.

Monday, November 16, 2020. Registration is possible until November 11 at .

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  Group Picture in Osaka © NWB

Sommer Semester 2019

Design Studio Japan: Flex City Osaka

The Program of the international study journey with Workshop focussed on mass social housing refurbishment in Japan. Japanese large cities are well known for their high density. For decades, Japan is dealing with challenges of land scarcity, urbanization, but also aging of the society, vacancies and necessity to flexibilize its housing stock because of diversification of lifestyles.