Examine carbon policies and CO2 emission reduction in relationship with financial investment decisions, focusing on real-world challenges faced by municipal and business partners in Edinburgh and Copenhagen.The London based organisation The Ecological Sequestration Trustis case company on this challenge.
Conduct a comparative study of the development of deindustrialized harbour areas and waterfronts of HafenCity in Hamburg and Nordhavnen in Copenhagen. The partner company Rambøll will share insights and experience as a leading engineering and design consultancy.
Time: August 5th - August 25th 2017
HELSINKI-COPENHAGEN URBAN CHALLENGE
Conduct a comparative examination of user and marketing studies with mobile info service Enterlot Info Service (EIS), in collaboration with Aalto University . Danish partner companyIBM, Denmark will share insights on big data and smarter cities.
Time: August 14th - September 1st 2017
RIGA-COPENHAGEN URBAN CHALLENGE
Deliver a comparative study of the preservation of historic buildings and retrofitting of publicly-owned buildings in compliance with green building standards. Analyze trends in city centre buildings with partner company Kalnciema Quarter (BC Manufaktura).
Time: May 1st - May 19th 2017
Rome-Copenhagen Urban Challenge
Undertake a comparative study of urban farming and gardening in Rome and Copenhagen, in collaboration with the Sapienza University of Rome. The Danish culture and design agency, Urgent Agency, is the case company in this urban challenge.