We are curious – and concerned – about our common future. How we can learn from each-other, both about the challenges facing us and the logic behind successful innovations. Is there a possibility to stand better prepared and face the challenges ahead?
YES, we think so!
In 2010, we launched the results from an extensive international study about the future challenges and success factors for large cities. This 2010 version of Urban Trends pinpointed many of the factors that have since then showed to be essential in urban planning and development; sustainability, diversity, collaboration and identity. You may agree that we were quite right.
How we act and interact in times of crisis
In times of crisis people tend to become more innovative and creative, trying to find new solutions, and also we notice a new type of solidarity, we stand more united against our enemy.
An empty city – what is that? How does it mean for us and how does it affect our lives?
What do innovative organizations have in common?
Is there something that successful innovation projects have in common? Well, that is exactly what we want to find out.
Är vi svenskar ensammast i världen? Vi bor i hög utsträckning i singelhushåll och de flesta av oss upplever oss som ensamma. För många är den upplevda ensamheten ett stort problem. Är det kanske något vi behöver tänka in i stadsplaneringen?