Programme                                             (last update 03/06/2005)  
 
Chairman:
Prof. Dr. Luis Valente de Oliveira
Prof. Dr. Ana Monteiro
Prof. Architect Domingos Tavares
Dr. Rodney Tolley
 
Speakers / Papers:
Babo, António (Portugal)
Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto
"Mobilidade e Transporte a pé" (PDF)
Barker, Peter (UK)
Inclusive Environments, University of Reading
"Livable cities: experiences of a diverse population across Europe" (PDF)

Bosselmann, Peter (USA)
Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, University of California
"Thermal Comfort for Pedestrians, Sense of Time and the Bridging of Barriers" (PDF)

Cañavate, Jose Luis (Spain)
Ajuntamento de Granada
"O espaço público é a chave da recuperação da cidade" (PDF)

Charbonneau, Jean Pierre (France)
Town planner SFU Consultant
"Taking pedestrians into account in urban policies.
Examples from Lyon, Sait Etienne, Saint Denis and Copenhagen" (PDF)

Farinha Marques, Paulo (Portugal)
Departamento de Geografia - Faculdade de Ciências da UP
"Passeios com árvores" (PDF)

Gemzoe, Lars (Denmark)
Faculty of Architecture, Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts
"Making pedestrians visible in the planning process - Copenhagen as a case study" (PDF)

Hüsler, Willi (Switzerland)
IBV, W. Hüsler AG / Consultants for Planning and Transport
"The better you ride, the more you walk
The better you walk, the more you ride " (PDF)

Loveday, Michael (UK)
Spatial Planning at Norwich City Council
"Liveable cities: understand the benefits of quality public spaces " (PDF)

Lumsdon, Les (UK)
Department of Tourism, University of Central Lancashire
"The urban destination: walking and tourism" (PDF)

Martincigh, Lucia (Italy)
Faculty of Architecture, University Roma Tre.
"Designing an urban street environment pro pedestrians:
strategies and techniques". (PDF)

Monheim, Rolf (Germany)
Urban Geography, University of Bayreuth
"Winning back the attractiveness of historical city centres by giving back
its public space to the pedestrians" (PDF)

Moura Guedes, Pedro (Portugal)
Instituto Sondaxe
"Implementação da Agenda 21 Local na persecução da eficiência
energética do metabolismo urbano"

Sauter, Daniel (Switzerland)
Urban Mobility Research
"Walking, Time and Public Space: Perceptions, Policies, Perspectives." (PDF)

Tolley, Rodney (UK)
The Centre for Alternative and Sustainable Transport, Staffordshire University
"Economic evaluation of walking" (PDF)

Guided Walk by: Arqtº Mário Trindade
                          
Fernades de Sá Lda.

 
Schedule
Day 1
09:00 - 09:30 Registration
09:30 - 09:45 Welcome
09:45 - 10:15 KEY NOTE
Gemzoe, Lars (DenmarK)
"Making pedestrians visible in the planning process
Copenhagen as a case study"
10:15 - 10:35 Jean Pierre Charbonneau (France)
Taking pedestrians into account in urban policies.
Examples from Lyon, Sait Etienne, Saint Denis and Copenhagen
10:35 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:00 Lucia Martincigh (Italy)
"Designing an urban street environment pro pedestrians:
strategies and techniques".
Jose Luis Cañavate (Spain)
"The public space is the key to the city rehabilitation"
Pedro Moura Guedes (Portugal)
Agenda 21
12:00 - 12:30 DEBATE
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 - 14:30 KEY NOTE
Sauter, Daniel (Switzerland)
Walking, Time and Public Space:
Perceptions, Policies, Perspectives.
14:30 - 15:30 Rolf Monheim (Germany)
Winning back the attractiveness of historical city centers by
giving back its public space to the pedestrians
Paulo Farinha Marques (Portugal)
Sidewalks with trees
15:30 - 16:00 DEBATE
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee Break
16:30 Mário Trindade (Portugal)
Guided Walk

Day 2
09:00 - 09:30 Registration
09:30 - 10:00 KEY NOTE
Bosselmann, Peter (USA)
Thermal Comfort for pedestrians
Sense of time and the bridging of barriers
10:00 - 10:20 Peter Barker (UK)
Livable cities: experiences of a diverse population across Europe
10:20 - 10:50 Coffee Break
10:50 - 11:30 António Babo (Portugal)
Mobility and Walking
Willi Hüsler (Switzerland)
"The better you ride, the more you walk
The better you walk, the more you ride"
11:30 - 12:00 DEBATE
12:00 - 13:00 POLIS Projects Presentation (Posters)
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 - 15:00 KEY NOTE
Tolley, Rodney (UK)
Economic evaluation of walking
15:00 - 15:40 Les Lumsdon (UK)
The urban destination: walking and tourism
Michael Loveday (UK)
Liveable cities: understand the benefits of quality public spaces
15:40 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 16:40 DEBATE
Jim Walker (UK)
Summary and Conclusions
16:40 Guided Walk

 
 
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