• June 26, 2017

Campuses for smarter, better Baltic cities? Notes and discussion from the EUSBSR Forum 2017

On 13 and 14 June, Project Manager Päivi Keränen and WP leader Emils Rode participated in the 8th EU Strategy for Baltic Sea Region Annual Forum, held in Berlin. This year’s theme was ‘Connectivity’. The Forum was preceded by Baltic Development Forum Summit – a separate but thematically related event. The Summit lined up two […]

  • October 25, 2016

Discussing Design: Design for Europe Summit in Tallinn

On 06 October, we – Project Manager Päivi Keränen and WP2 leader Emils Rode – participated in the Design for Europe ‘Powering Innovation’ summit in Tallinn. Design for Europe as a 3-year project financed by the European Commission aims to identify, promote and create best practices in design policy and use of design – especially […]

  • April 27, 2016

Live Baltic Campus on tour in Holland – Connections with Business

Manager Business Development Pieter Noordzij from Brainport Eindhoven Region talked to us about the Brainport Region and campuses  as tools for development. Brainport is European top technology region with e.g. 1.300 foreign companies. Brainport connects, accelerates and makes things visible. According to Pieter campuses form the centre of gravity – campuses are thematic and connected […]

  • April 22, 2016

Live Baltic Campus on tour in Holland – Cooperation between Universities and Cities

In Delft our international group of Live Baltic Campus visiting the Faculty of Architecture at the Delft University of Technology heard a presentation of EUniverCities Network by Senior Advisor European Affairs Patrick van Geel from the City of Delft. EUniverCities is a European network in which medium-sized cities and their universities work together to improve cooperation. […]

  • April 19, 2016

Live Baltic Campus on tour in Holland – Smart City Eindhoven

At Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) Coordinator Laurens H.J. Schwiebert introduced the international group of Live Baltic Campus to the TU/e Smart Cities Center Eindhoven (SCC/e) on 8th of March 2016. The focus of the SCC/e is in line with the definition of Smart Cities used by European Union: “how to best design and adapt cities […]

  • April 14, 2016

Live Baltic Campus on tour in Holland – Experiencing different kind of campuses

On Monday 7th of March 2016 it started: the grand study tour of our project in the Netherlands. We were a group of 28 experts from six cities and four countries in the Central Baltic area – researchers, campus developers, city officials, regional authorities, architects, designers and a student. And all eager to learn during […]

  • November 12, 2015

What are good campuses made of? Exploration begins…

<a Campus development cooperation at the Central Baltic region kicked off November 10 – 11 in Helsinki when 1st official partners’ meeting of the project Live Baltic Campus took place. The project is coordinated by Helsinki Metropolia UAS and project’s partners are Universities of Latvia, Stockholm, Tartu, Turku and Uppsala – which all have interesting campus projects […]