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Creating the Future III - Creative Education via Architecture


Welcome to the leading event on creative education via architecture and design, organized by Arkki, Arkki International in collaboration with Archinfo Finland, Architecture Information Centre. This is the 3rd edition of this International conference and will be held 10-11.11.2019 in Helsinki.

Creating the future conference is organised every 5 years and is aimed to education professionals who seek a new approach to creative education.

A unique opportunity to access to the newest innovations and meet an network with experts from around the world around complete program that includes interactive workshops, keynotes, lectures and talks.

This year the program will be divided as follows:

10.11 Interactive Pedagogical workshops at Kulttuuri Helsinki
11.11 Creative education via architecture conference at BioRex

Workshops program 10.11.2019:

Urban Planning
Niina Hummelin, Arkki Finland
Policies of BEE – Built Environment Education as Educational Landscape
Angela Million, TU Berlin, Germany & Michigan State University, USA
Marta Brković Dodig, Union University Nikola Tesla, Belgrade, Serbia
Architecture Gymnastics
Suzanne de Laval, Arkitekturanalys sthlm AB, Sweden
Kadri Klementi, Estonia
Leonardo da Vinci Bridge: Constructing with Reciprocal Frames
Isavella-Dimitra Karouti, Arkki Greece
Playuba – Design the Future
Vibeke K. Hegg, Playuba PRO, Norway
City as a School – Learning by PlayingShany Granek-Isbi, ABCity: Children&Urban Planning, Israel
Green Roof
Teresa Winter, Arkki Finland
Building Educational Spaces
Cristina Llorente and Pablo Amor, Arquitectives, Spain
Finnish Educational System in Finland- Basic Education in the Arts
Jaana Räsänen, Arkki Finland

Conference program 11.11.2019

Welcome speech
Pihla Meskanen, Arkki International & Jaana Räsänen, Arkki Finland
KEYNOTE: Building human strengths – neuroscientific insights into cognition and skill development
Minna Huotilainen, University of Helsinki, Finland
The curious class Minna-Mari Paija, Arkki Finland
Arkki - 25 years of creative education through architecture Pihla Meskanen, Arkki International
Architectural thinking as a tool to understand the contemporary world Elena Karpilova, Architectural Thinking School for Children, Belarus

Building educating spaces Pablo Amor & Christina Llorente, Arquitectives, Spain
Seeing, understanding and changing the piarist secondary school of Budapest
Krisztina Somogyi, Eötvös Loránd University Budapest, Hungary The city as a school - learning by playing Anat Horowitz-Harel, ABCity: Children & Urban Planning, Israel Ideas and actions for the city of tomorrow - Pura vida! Carolina Pizarro, Arqui-ticos & Parque Urbana, Costa Rica
Empowering participation Linh Le Duy, Arkki Vietnam
Workshop summary
Towards tomorrow – architecture education for sustainable future Jaana Räsänen , Arkki Finland

This year will be special since Arkki, will be also celebrating its 25th anniversary.

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For more information please contact:
Elena Piñero Head of Marketing and Communications of Arkki International Ltd. / +358456460300 / Kalevankatu 31 a 14, 00100 Helsinki