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Part 2: Winter school

Part 2, 15-28 January, 2020 in Groningen, The Netherlands

The two week programme includes site visits and excursions related to the topics presented in Part 1, as well as lectures/seminars on a number of new or deepened topics. The focus is on seeing and experiencing the Dutch planned landscapes.

Date AM (Morning) PM (afternoon/evening)
Wednesday January 15 Arrival in the Netherlands/Groningen Arrival in the Netherlands/Groningen, PASF welcome dinner
Thursday January 16 Welcome and Introduction, collect bicycles Lecture "Planning the Compact City: Groningen"
Friday January 17 Bus excursion "Planning the Compact City: Groningen" including site visit sustainable neighbourhood 'Drielanden'
Saturday January 18 Walking tour "Inner city planning, design and management" [time on your own]
Sunday January 19 [time on your own] Bus excursion "Rural Planning: The Blue City project"
Monday January 20 Lecture "Planning for Liveable Neighborhoods" Lecture "Adaptive Planning"
Tuesday January 21 Lecture "Flood Risk Management in the Netherlands" Site visit "City of Groningen Waste Department"
Wednesday January 22 Bus excursion "Water Management in the Netherlands: From Civil Engineering to Living with Water"
Thursday January 23 Lecture "Rural Development and Social Inclusion" Lecture "Infrastructure Management"
Friday January 24 Lecture "Energy Landscapes" Bicycle excursion "Bicycle infrastructure planning and design"
Saturday January 25 Bus excursion "Planning a polynuclear world city: Randstad Holland (Amsterdam, The Hague, Rotterdam)"
Sunday January 26 [time on your own] [time on your own]
Monday January 27 Bus excursion and site visit "Regional public transportation management", including site visit "Shared Space"
Tuesday January 28 [time to work on PASF Part Two Assignment] Mini-conference "Pathways towards Sustainability"
Wednesday January 29 Departure

indicative timetable based on January 2019 program

Bicycles in Groningen
Bicycles in Groningen
University of Groningen
University of Groningen
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