re/set mobility design International Design Conference at HfG Offenbach, Germany
HfG Offenbach University of Art and Design, Germany
November 7–8, 2019
The school of design at the HfG Offenbach University of Art and Design will be hosting the international design conference “re/set mobility design” in Offenbach, Germany, on November 7–8, 2019, featuring international future-oriented and visionary experts from mobility design, infrastructure, and architecture.
The conference will start on November 7 in the evening with a welcome by HfG president Bernd Kracke and greetings by State Minister Angela Dorn, as well as an introduction by Peter Eckart (Design Institute for Mobility and Logistics) on mobility design as a new challenge for designers.
After, Carlo Ratti (MIT Senseable Lab) will deliver a keynote speech on his ideas on mobility design, followed by a discussion between Carlo Ratti and Peter Eckart, moderated by Kai Vöckler.
The second day of the conference will include three panels:
Panel 1: MOBILITY SYSTEMS – designing intermodal moving vehicles
Panel 2: MOBILITY HUBS – designing the infrastructure
Panel 3: MOBILITY AS A SERVICE (MaaS) – designing digital access
Speakers from design studios and companies from the fields of mobility, infrastructure, and architecture will be speaking, including:
-CityID / London (Penta City Group; Wayfinding System New York)
-Benthem Crouwel / Amsterdam (central stations in Amsterdam and Delft)
-büro+staubach / Berlin (rail transport and public space)
-ioki / Frankfurt(On-Demand-Mobility, Mobility Service und Analytics)
-White Octopus / Berlin (Mobilitäts-Services)
-Copenhagenize / Copenhagen (bicycle urbanism, planning and street design)
-Ole B. Jensen / Aalborg (sociologist, urban theory/urban design)
The Hessen State Ministry for Higher Education, Research and the Arts with State Minister Angela Dorn takes over the patronage of the re/set mobility design conference.
Read more at project-mo.de