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Monday, 14. January 2019 – Resource City


14:30     Kalasatama – Urban renewal project in Helsinki
        Tuomas Hakala, Team Manager, Architect, Kalasatama–Malmi Team, City of Helsinki

15:10     The relevance of urban space
        Prof. Karin Schmid, Munich University of Applied Sciences, 03 Architekten, Munich

15:50     "Urban Fracking"?
        Tobias Nolte, certainmeasures, Berlin

16:30     Panel discussion

Chaired by: Katja Reich, DETAIL

DETAIL Forum, BAU 2019, Referent, Tuomas Hakala

Photo: courtesy of Tuomas Hakala

Tuomas Hakala
Kalasatama–Malmi Team, City of Helsinki

Graduated from Tampere University of Technology in 1998 Tuomas Hakala worked as an architect in the city of Helsinki in Kalasatama project since 2002. Since 2010 he has been responsible for planning the Kalasatama area, together with his team. The team is also responsible for the planning of Malmi Airport area and Arabianranta area.

Construction time: 2009-2035
Area: 175 ha
5 km new shoreline
Travel time to the city centre by metro: 7 min
By 2035: 25 000 new residents
13 000 new housing units
10 000 jobs

DETAIL Forum, BAU 2019, Referent, Karin Schmid

Photo: courtesy of 03 Architekten

Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Karin Schmid
BDA (Association of German Architects) Architect, DASL (German Academy for Town and Regional Spatial Planning) Urban Planner, Munich University of Applied Sciences, 03 Architekten, Munich

Karin Schmid studied architecture at the Technical University of Munich. Since 1998 she, in partnership with Andreas Garkisch and Michael Wimmer, has managed the 03 Architekten office in Munich. After teaching at the Technical University of Munich, the Regensburg University of Applied Sciences (OTH Regensburg), the Constance University of Applied Sciences (HTWG Konstanz), since 2016 she has been Professor of Urban Planning and Building Theory at the Munich University of Applied Sciences. In 2011 Karin Schmid was appointed to the Landshut City Design Advisory Board, in 2015 she was appointed to the Munich City Design Commission and the Kaiserslautern City Design Commission, and in 2016 to the Kempten Design Advisory Board.

DETAIL Forum, BAU 2019, Referent, Tobias Nolte

Photo: courtesy of Tobias Nolte

Tobias Nolte
certainmeasures, Berlin

Tobias Nolte is the co-founder of the Certain Measures design office. Before becoming self-employed, he was director of Gehry Technologies in New York, where he led a team of architects in the development and implementation of parametric and computer-based design and construction methods. Prior to that, he was head of Gehry Technologies' European office in Paris, where he worked with a number of renowned international architectural firms such as Gehry Partners, Zaha Hadid Architects, Snohetta, UNStudio, and Coop Himmelb(l)au. Before working for Gehry Technologies, he was a research assistant at the Harvard Graduate School of Design and worked for Preston Scott Cohen, Inc. He taught digital design at the École Spéciale d'Architecture in Paris and the University of Applied Arts Vienna and was a design critic at the Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD), MIT and the Städelschule, among others. Tobias Nolte studied at the TU Berlin and the Southern California Institute of Architecture (SciArc) in Los Angeles. He holds a degree in architecture from the Technical University of Berlin.