Participation at CCIV under ROCK project

Urbasofia will attend Changing Cities Conference in Chania this week! The main theme of the conference is SMART CITIES; smart environment, smart mobility, smart economy. The article we will present was written under the in H2020-funded project ROCK (, and it will be presented in the fourth day of the event, on 27th of June, in the pre-organised Special Session  “Smart adaptation. Modernistic heritage for sustainability of the future”, organised and chaired by Prof. Izabela Mironowicz.

Our article is entitled Cultural Heritage Adaptive Reuse for Sustainable Development pathways in Creative and Knowledge Cities, and will tackle the case study of one of the seven Role Model City (Eindhoven), involved ROCK, which proposes a collaborative and systematic approach for progressive transformation of CH in creative and knowledge cities, based on a common enabler: innovative technologies. The current investigation focuses on the assessment of technological enablers of the sustainable adaptive reuse process in the (industrial) heritage area of Strijp-S, Eindhoven, which is nowadays recognised as a smart district using smart technologies as enabler for higher quality of life (Goulden, L., 2015).


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