Cities. Crisis? Creativity!

Modelling creative zones

International CURE Knowledge Event

Metaal Kathedraal, Utrecht, The Netherlands

June 13 / 14 / 15 // 2013

With key contributions from: Amsterdam, Bruges, Brussels, Colchester, Dinslaken, Dortmund, Dublin, Edinburgh, Geneva, Gothenburg, Hagen, Helsinki, Kettwig, Lille, Tilburg, Utrecht.

Organisation:

More information about the Cure Knowledge Event and registration: hku.nl/cure

More information about CURE: cure-web.eu

With thanks to: The City of Utrecht, Treaty of Utrecht, Utrecht School of the Arts/Utrecht University, CURE partners, Metaal Kathedraal, Colour Kitchen, Taskforce Innovatie Regio Utrecht, European Union.

DAY 1: MEET THE CURE CREATIVE ZONES

June 13, 2013. Thursday.

Moderator: Giep Hagoort

08.30 – 09.00
CURE bus transfer. Meeting-point: Moreelsepark
09.00 – 10.00
Registration, coffee and morning bites
10.00 – 10.15
Welcome by Jules van de Vijver: President Utrecht School of the Arts
10.15 – 10.35

Opening speech by Dr. Christian Schmidt, Project director CURE
"CURE: a European creative laboratory for Urban Renewal of medium sized cities"

10.35 – 11.20

Key Note Lecture by Prof. Christa Reicher Dortmund Universität

"Cultural and Creative industries from the perspective of an urban planner"

11.20 – 11.50
BREAK
11.50 – 12.30
Interactive reflections from the participants
12.30 – 14.00
LUNCH PROGRAM

CURE LAB I: MEET THE CURE CITY PROJECTS

Moderated by Vera de Jong

Colchester (UK)| Hagen (DE) | Lille Metropole (FR) | Bruges (BE) | Kettwig (DE) | Dinslaken (DE) | Edinburgh (UK) | Utrecht (NL)

14.00 – 14.30

Film screening CURE Projects

Ground Floor

14.30 – 17.00

CURE Project market

First Floor

During the CURE project market, two interactions take place:

16.45 – 16.15

CURE talkshow, hosted by Tarik Yousif

"Best practices and worst case scenarios on creative urban renewal in times of crisis"

16.30 – 17.00

Hyde Parks

"Cooperation between cities in Europe"

By Christian Schmidt, Project Director CURE

"Academic position within EU projects, the Future of European cooperation"

By Rene Kooyman, Sr. researcher HKU

CURE LAB I – EXTRA

14.45 – 15.45

Expodium's Nightwalkers by Bart Witte
Please register at the event desk. Limited places.

17.00

Presentation by Maureen Baas, initiator Metaal Kathedraal

INSPIRED BY THE LOCATION: Drinks, dinner and artistic impulses Organised by Students Arts and Economics, HKU

21.00
End of program

CURE bus transfer to Moreelsepark

DAY 2: BEYOND THE CURE CREATIVE ZONE INNOVATOR

June 14, 2013. Friday.

Moderator: Rene Kooyman

08.30 – 09.00
CURE Bus transfer. Meeting-point: Moreelsepark
09.00 – 09.30
Registration, coffee and morning bites
09.30 – 10.15

Key Note Lecture by Philippe Kern

Director KEA, Brussels

"Positioning of medium sized cities in Europe: now and in the future"

10.15 – 10.45

Key Note Lecture by  Prof. mr. dr. Giep Hagoort

Arts and Economics, UU/HKU

"Potential of creatives in urban renewal"

10.45 – 11.30

Key Note Lecture by  Jeroen Saris

Founder De Stad BV, Amsterdam

"Temporary use of Urban Spaces"

11.30 – 11.45
BREAK
11.45 – 12.30
Interactive reflections from the participants
12.30 – 13.30
LUNCH BREAK

CURE LAB II: CREATIVE ZONE INNOVATOR

Moderated by Vera de Jong

13.30 – 14.15

Key Note Lecture by Rene Kooyman

"The Creative Zone Innovator: Dilemmas and perspectives"
14.15 – 14.45

CZI Presentation: Learning Lab

Experiences from the CURE projects, presented by Bruges

14.45 – 15.15

CZI Presentation: Flow of Diversity

Experiences from the CURE project, presented by Hagen and Dinslaken

15.15 – 15.30
BREAK
15.30 – 16.00

CZI Presentation:Creative Value Chain

Experiences from the CURE project, presented by Edinburgh

16.00 – 16.30

CZI Presentation: Creative Business Modelling

Experiences from the CURE project, presented by Colchester

16.30 – 17.30
Interactive feedback wallpaper session, hosted by Isjah Koppejan. Co-editors: Meike Sturm, Rene Kooyman, Vera de Jong, Ad Huijsmans.

LAB II – EXTRA

15.00 – 17.00

Workshop Creative Real Estate, moderated by Giep Hagoort

With participation of Christian Isenbeck (Project manager Elbershallen), Jaap Schoufour (Director Art Factory Program, Amsterdam Municipality), Monique Roso (Research coordinator, Taskforce Inovation Utrecht Region), Marion Jacobse (visual artist), Bas Pickkers (Pickkers Consult)

There are limited places in this workshop for participants who work in relevant areas.

17.45 – 21.00

Field trip and dinner at Vorstelijk Complex / Colour Kitchen
Welcome by Petra Janmaat, Colour Kitchen

Speech by Mirelle Kolnaar, Senior Advisor Strategy. Utrecht Municipal Executive Department.

DAY 3: THE NEXT STEPS

June 15, 2013. Saturday.

Moderator: Giep Hagoort

08.30 – 09.00
CURE Bus transfer. Meeting-point: Moreelsepark
09.00 – 09.30
Registration, coffee and morning bites
09.30 – 10.30

Key Note Lecture by Edna dos Santos-Duisenberg

Author of Creative Economy Report 2008, 2010, UNCTAD

"The position of creative cities and regions from a sustainable and global perspective"

10.30 – 11.15
Reflections from CURE partners and participants
11.15 – 11.45
BREAK

CURE LAB III: GENERATING IDEAS FOR THE FUTURE.

Moderated by Vera de Jong

11.45 – 12.45
Round 1
12.45 – 13.30
LUNCH BREAK
13.30 – 14.30
Round 2
14.30 – 15.00
CURE Creative Zone Students Match Presentations

LAB III – EXTRA

11.45 – 14.30
Open design studio on creative zone modelling, by Maarten de Wolff, co-founder of Beehives.
15.00 – 15.15
BREAK
15.15 – 16.15
Key Note Lecture by Prof. Hans Mommaas, Tilburg University.

"Creativity in cities 3.0"

16.15
Farewell reception by Treaty of Utrecht

Speech by Peter de Haan, intendant Treaty of Utrecht

17.00
End of program

CURE bus transfer to Moreelsepark

How to sign up

Please confirm your participation in our CURE Knowledge Event by registration and payment of € 250,–

Your payment will offer you an 'all inclusive' participation: the CURE Knowledge Event reader, three lunches, coffee and tea during the conference, two evening programs with buffet, welcome drinks, transfers and a farewell reception. After we have received your contribution, we will provide you with a proof of payment. Also, we will provide you with additional practical information, including our request for a statement on your expectations about the CURE Knowledge Event. This statement will be used to fine-tune the CURE Knowledge Event program.