Co-designing conferences

Co-designing conferences

Charles is increasingly involved in co-curating conferences and symposia that seek to have a catalytic impact. Most recently these include: ‘The Art of Public Life’ organized by FORM, Perth Australia – April 2015. ‘At the boundaries of sound’ in collaboration with Enjoy Jazz, Mannheim – October 2014. ‘The collaborative imperative: Entrepreneurship and smart city governance’ in collaboration with Taipei City…

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Cities of Ambition

Cities of Ambition

A collaboration with the Knight Foundation Miami to be published in April 2015. Why do some cities punch above their weight? How do they avoid being drained of talent and being caught up in the vortex effect of major hubs like London, Paris, Berlin? Cities of Ambition is exploring 35 second and third tier cities across Europe, from the North…

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Civic Urbanity & Cities for People

Civic Urbanity & Cities for People

Preface I am in the process of writing a new short book to explore ‘where next’ with urbanity. Here is a taster of what the publication will be about. Have I missed anything out and does the blog make sense. I would welcome comments, please contact me by e-mail via my website. The ten themes of civic urbanity Ten themes…

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