As a side event of the International New Town Day, on July 1st, Royal HaskoningDHV organizes a morning session seminar with presentations and debate on Sustainable Planning of New Towns. Royal HaskoningDHV is a Dutch engineering and consultancy firm with almost 6,500 employees worldwide, and a member of INTImi.
10.00–10.05: Welcome - Ir. Mariska Ruiter, associate director Urban Development International
10.05–10.20: Our way of making master plans for new towns – Ir. Mariska Ruiter, associate director Urban Development International
10.20–10.35: Diamond City, India - Urban van Aar MSc, Senior Urban Designer & Landscape Architect
10.35–10.50: Sudair, Saudi Arabia - Friedemann Römhild MSc, Senior Urban Planner
11.05–11.55: Debate with participants - Bouke Vellinga – as moderator
The seminar will be held at the Head office Royal HaskoningDHV, Laan 1914 35, 3818 EX in Amersfoort (about 45 km away from Almere). Transport from the FINN hotel in Almere to Amersfoort will be taken care of.
After the workshop you will be brought back to your hotel. For those who want to take the train to Schiphol Airport a stop at the railway station of Amersfoort will be arranged.