Conference programme

Monday, November 3rd 2014

Moderation: Hathumar Drost Ÿ• Complan Kommunalberatung GmbH • Potsdam

10:30 h Registration & welcome coffee/-tea
11:30 h Opening
Hathumar Drost • Complan Kommunalberatung GmbH • Potsdam
Dr. Britta Padberg • Executive Sectretary of the ZiF

Prof. Dr. Reinhold Decker • Vice-Rector of Bielefeld University • Bielefeld 2000plus

Heike Szafinski •  North Rhine-Westphalian Ministry of Environment (MKULNV NRW) • Düsseldorf
Dr. Marilen Macher • Fritz and Hildegard Berg-Foundation • Essen
12:10 h Statements of the members of the programme advisory board of the Berg-Foundation regarding the initiative and new perspectives
Prof. Dr. Stefan Zerbe • Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Prof. Dr. Uwe Schneidewind • Wuppertal Institute 
Prof. Dr. Jörg Knieling • HafenCity University (HCU) • Hamburg
Prof. Dr. Dr. Rainer Fehr • University of Bielefeld 
12:30 h Opening Keynote: „The new role of health in modern city development“
Prof. Dr. Claudia Hornberg • Bielefeld University
13:00 h Coffee & tea break & imbiss
13:30 h Keynote: „Recent findings towards (urban) green spaces & health“
Prof. Dr. Catharine Ward Thompson •  Open Space • University of Edinburgh
14:00 h Keynote: „Recent findings towards (urban) blue spaces & health“
Dr. Ian Alcock • University of Exeter
14:30 h Discussion of the first keynotes in the plenary
15:10 h Coffee & tea break
15:30 h Keynote: The cross sectional project „urban development & health“ - disciplinary and sectoral bridge building
Prof. Dr. Dr. Rainer Fehr • Bielefeld University
16:00 h Keynote: „Inter- and transdisciplinary co-operations: Insights in theory and reality“

Prof. Dr. Dr. Roland W. Scholz • ETH Zurich
16:30 h Discussion of keynotes 4 and 4 in the plenary
17:00 h Closing
18:00 h Guided city tour with a specific look at Bielefeld’s green and blue spaces