37th Conference in Siena Program

Sunday, June 15

  • Registration
  • Welcome Reception

Monday, June 16

  • The European Square as the Essence of the Good City
  • The Importance of Social Life on the Square
  • The Venetian Campo
  • Protecting the Square's Traditional Functions
  • The Square, the City & the Region
  • Transformations of Munich's Marienplatz
  • Siena: Piazza il Campo & Sense of Community
  • Is Social Life on the Square Changing?
  • Do We Still Need Traditional Squares?

Tuesday, June 17

  • The Square & the Evolution of Democracy
  • The "Square" in Planning the Livable City
  • Renovated Squares in Rennes, France
  • Masarykovo Naměsti, Nový Jičín
  • The Spirit of Art & the Good City
  • The Modern Square
  • Squares in Lebanon & Greece
  • Design Principles for the Multi-functional European Square
  • Sustainable Urbanism
  • The Sustainable Society & the Square

Wednesday, June 18

  • The Square in New Urban Neighborhoods
  • Ecological Issues: The Moses Gates for Venice
  • The Good City for Children
  • Architecture & Context
  • Teaching "The City in Use"
  • Affordable Housing
  • Designing the Good City for Children

Thursday, June 19

  • Paper Sessions