Future. City. Life!
Assignment C: Create a Vision, 8th October 2013
The project will be realized within a well-structured 5-day workshop.
What is happening today?
A Point of View &
Conceptual Map &
Monday, 7.10. Tuesday, 8.10. Wednesday, 9.10. Thursday, 10.10. Friday, 11.10.
Presentation of the
Audience SMS Voting
Megatrends Information session
centred around the
centred around your
Input C Plenum
Feedback C Plenum
Input D Plenum Input F Plenum
Feedback D and Input E
Speech - Olaf Scholz
Input B Plenum
Digitalization of Culture
Feedback B Plenum
A point of view
Feedback A Plenum
During the orientation week six assignments, will lead you to your own vision
statement for the city of the future
A – A point of view
B – Megatrends
C – Vision
Photograph five urban settings relevant to your character.
Then let your character comment (not:describe) the situation
in the frame
D – Conceptual Map
E – Storyboard
Summarize the main points of each speaker/trend. How will
these trends affect your character?
In 5 statements describe your program for a desirable
future for Leinwig in 2050. Please give your vision a title,
and add a short explanation to each statement.
Draw a one-page diagram of the elements and actors in your
city, visualizing their relationship with each other.
Find the most persuasive communication strategy for your
vision. Please give your presentation a logline first, then draw
a storyboard showing everything you want to present.
F – Visualization Produce a 90 sec video clip convincing the Leinwig City
Planning Council of your vision.
Although we cannot be sure
of all the changes that are
coming, we cannot sit still and
do nothing considering what
Our responsibility as city
planners is to come up with
suggestions and solutions
that will create a new urban
How will we live together in cities with a much older average population?
What will life in a digital, mediatized city feel like – with mobile devices
getting smaller, cheaper and more powerful all the time?
What is a future city’s relationship to the environment and the natural
resources we consume?
What to do?
Assignment C – Create a Vision
In 5 statements describe your program for a desirable future for Leinwig in 2050.
You need to give your vision a title, and add short explanations to each
Upload your results to class2016 by 14.30h.