International Model Project Forum

Modellprojekte Europäische Urbanistik

Der Masterstudiengang Europäische Urbanistik bietet seinen Studenten weltweit außergewöhnliche Modellprojekt-Partner an. Sie decken unterschiedlichste Disziplinen und Bereiche in Städtebau, Stadtforschung, Stadtplanung und Architektur ab. Gemeinsam mit unseren Partnern werden die Projekte auf dem Internationalen Forum der Modellprojekte vorgestellt.

Model Projects European Urban Studies

The Masters programme European Urban Studies offers its students outstanding Model Project Partners worldwide. They cover diverse disciplines and fields such as urban design, urban research, urban planning and architecture. Together with our Partners we present the Model Projects at the International Model Project Forum.

"16th International Model Project Forum"

Reflective Practice in Urban Studies



Thursday 26.05.2016


Prof. Bernd Nentwig
Philippe Schmidt

Reflective practice in urban studies


Burcin Baykurt

Understanding the role of politics in the regional transit oriented spatial development process in Belgium: The case of Regionet Mechelen


Ali Reza Naqvi

Thinking Smart : Introducing Transit Oriented Development and New Urbanism ideas within an ever expanding megacity


Aleksandra Kudriashova

Landscape. Road. City Traffic, landscape and urban planning competition: Highway B3, Südschnellweg, Hannover.


Anna Khodyreva

Integrative Urban Planning for neighborhoods with mixed cultural background. Western Bremen: Corporate Design Concept for Heerstraßenzug

12:00 -




Yuliana Abisheva

Rethinking the square: the vertical approach


Joachim Vogt

The connection between innovation and public space


Cansu Kilciler

From Fortification To Promenade: Westlicher Promenadenring in Dresden

14:00 -


Coffee break


Fahriye Gursoy

Contemporary Urban Waterfront Redevelopment Practices in Growing Cities


Zihong Tang

Preserve, Rebuild and Plan: Three Urban Design Models in Different Timeline, Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Guian New District as example


Radwa El Bayad

Event Cities Versus Connected Cities


Ahmad Kadry Assala

Reintegrating Science: The Redevelopment of Permoserstraße Science Park in Leipzig, Germany

15:40 - 16:00

Coffee break


Mohammad Javad Raisi

Supporting Facilities for Wuyuanwan Stations of Xiamen Rail Transit


Raiza Constanca Costa de Macedo

Designing for a new urban image : The revival of the IJ waterfront


Sönke Schmacker

Rezoning as a tool: Protection of the affordable housing market or systematical displacement of low-income residents?


Olesya Yefimov

Participatory design as a method of improving civic society through community strengthening


End of lectures day 1


Urban Night Flight - Barbecue

The Forum of the Model Project Seminar is held at Wielandgut Ossmannstedt.
Only limited seats available, interested persons are required to contact Philippe.Schmidt[at.] to check the availability.



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Reflective Practice in Urban Studies

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Institute for European Urban Studies (IfEU)

Opening 16. April, 9:30
Going Beyond. The magazine as research tool
Arjen Oosterman, Editor-in-Chief, Volume Magazine, Amsterdam

Further lectures:
KCAP Kees Christianse Architects and Planners, Rotterdam
Orange Edge, Hamburg
Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GIZ, Eschborn
Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung UFZ, Leipzig
Pratt Center for Community Development, Brooklyn, New York 

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