14 October 2016

NSL Colloquium Autumn 2016: Planetary Urbanization in Comparative Perspective.

Register by 3 November | 11 November 2016, 13:00–19:00 | Prof. Dr. Christian Schmid invites AbdouMaliq Simone and Wing Shing Tang

Place: Siemens Auditorium (HIT E 51) | Wolfgang-Pauli-Str. 27, Zürich

The NSL colloquia are a bi-annual presentation of exceptional work under a rotating theme determined by the inviting professor. Christian Schmid invites AbdouMaliq Simone (Max Planck Institute) and Wing Shing Tang (Hong Kong Baptist University).

13:00 Welcome
13:15–14:30 Keynotes
AbdouMaliq Simone (Max Planck Institute): Enabling the Many: Investing in Urban Operating Systems
Wing Shing Tang (Hong Kong Baptist University): Mutual Embeddedness Between ‘Hegemonic’ Urban Development and Everyday Life in Hong Kong
Christian Schmid (ETH Zürich): Towards a New Vocabulary of Urbanization: a Comparative Project
Monika Streule (ETH Zürich): Transdisciplinary Comparative Methodology: Qualitative Mapping & Mobile Ethnography
Lindsay Sawyer (FCL Singapore; ETH Zürich): Plotted Development in Lagos and Shenzhen
Naomi Hanakata (FCL Singapore; ETH Zürich): Incorporation of Urban Differences in Tokyo and Mexico City
Pascal Kallenberger (ETH Zürich): Bybass Urbanism in Kolkata and Lagos
Tammy Kit Ping Wong (ETH Zürich): Multilayered Patchwork Urbanization in Hong Kong, Los Angeles and Paris
Anne Kockelkorn (FCL Singapore; ETH Zürich): Mass Housing Urbanization in Paris, Hong Kong, Mexico City, and Istanbul
Ozan Karaman (CNRS, Université Paris-Est, LATTS): Comparative Moments: tracing an experimental approach
19:00 Apéro

Netzwerk Stadt und Landschaft / Network City and Landscape (NSL)
Further information
Contact: Monika Streule
Please register by 3 November with Claudia Gebert

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