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NUDA is a non-profit organisation which aims to gather qualified urban designers from the Nordic countries as members for the purpose of stronger promoting urban design as a necessity within city planning.

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Frontpage: URBAN DESIGN PROCESS 2012
Frontpage: Merry Christmas & Happy New Year
Frontpage: NUDA STUDENT SUMMIT 2012
Projects: ...THIS SUMMER SCHOOL
Check out: URBAN DESIGN AWARDS
Frontpage: NUDA STUDENT SUMMIT 2012
Check out: HLLBAR STAD
Check out: CULBURB, Shaping Cities - Prague
Frontpage: NUDA STUDENT SUMMIT 2012
Projects: ...THIS CONFERENCE
Check out: Innovation and Creativity of Women
Projects: ...THIS ONLINE MAGAZINE
Projects: ...THIS LIGHT CONFERENCE
Check out: Sandefjord Byforum Ressurs
Projects: ... INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP
Projects: ... THIS OUT
Projects: ... THIS PROJECT
Check out: LEARNING FROM BERGEN
Projects: ... THIS STUDENT PROJECT
Projects: ... THIS PROJECT
Projects: ... CYMBIOCITY
Check out: MISTRA URBAN FUTURES
Projects: ... THIS COMPETITION
News: IISD
Check out: SUSTAINABLE CITIES STOCKHOLM
Projects: ...THIS CAMPAIGN
News: Bluespace: a typological matrix for port cities
Projects: ... THE IFME 2012 IN HELSINKI
News: A THEORY ABOUT THE CITY AS OBJECT
Projects: ...THIS AWARD POSSIBILITY
News: WHAT IS PLACEMAKING?
Projects: ...TRAINING WITH GEHL
Projects: ...THIS MASTERS STUDY
Projects: ...THIS COMPETITION
News: THE UPSIDE OF A DOWN ECONOMY
News: WFS2010 SUMMARY REPORT
Projects: ...THE WINNERS
News: America's Health Threat: Poor Urban Design
Projects: ... THIS URBAN DESIGN AWARD
Projects: ...THIS PROJECT
Projects: ...THIS COMPETITION INVITE
News: ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN FOR CRIME REDUCTION
Projects: ...THIS AUTHOR
Check out: Changes for the future of NUDA
Frontpage: URBAN DESIGN STUDENTS - LOOK HERE!
Check out: Moa Sundberg, Chairman of NUDA Student Board
Projects: ...THIS CONFERENCE
Projects: ...THIS INITIATIVE
Projects: ...THIS CONFERENCE
Frontpage: NEW YEAR 2012
Frontpage: MERRY CHRISTMAS & A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2011
Frontpage: COMPETITION ANNOUNCEMENT
Frontpage: Competition Announcement 7th December
Projects: Submission closed 15th October
Projects: NUDA on Facebook
Projects: Density, Whats to learn about that.
Check out: LED in Space
Check out: PLDC Conference, Madrid
Frontpage: URBAN LIGHT SUMMIT 2011
Check out: CREATIVE DESIGN WORKSHOP
Frontpage: NORDIC URBAN LIGHT DESIGN COMPETITION 2011
Frontpage: NORDIC URBAN LIGHT DESIGN COMPETITION
Frontpage: Liveable Cities Tour 2011
News: PHILIPS GOES INTO PARTNERSHIP WITH NUDA
News: NUDA redefines itself
Projects: NUDA SPONSOR
Frontpage: REGIONAL CONFERENCE
Check out: CONFERENCE 1st April, Bergen
News: PLACEMAKING NEWS
Frontpage: ARKITEKTUR/BY&LYS
Frontpage: NEW YEAR - NEW CONFERENCES!
Frontpage: MERRY CHRISTMAS!!
News: NUDA LOOKING FORWARD
Check out: DESIGNS FOR OUR FUTURE
Check out: A PLACE FOR CREATIVITY
Check out: 3rd Nordic Passive House Conference
Projects: Hong Kong Waterfront
Projects: Granville Island
Frontpage: WFS2010 SUMMARY REPORT
News: Cars and bikes can coexist in vibrant cities
Projects: LVA Urban Design AS
Projects: LVA Urban Design AS
News: Tracing the Influence of urban design and the CIAM architects
Check out: Routes, Roads & Landscapes
News: When Urban Design is of national importance!
News: Pass the Urban veggies, please!
News: Submission deadline for the Mayor's Urban Design Awards in Calgary
Check out: 09//DRIVING SUSTAINABILITY
News: Transport renewable energy becoming a Nordic forte
News: NZIA takes bold new stance on urban design reform
Check out: Eco City Conference 2009
Check out: Design to live with future flooding
Check out: Urban Design Group - Annual conference
News: Capacity Check, UK
News: Urban Architect talks the walk in Saskatoon
News: Co-founder and partner in Gehl Architects, Jan Gehl, has received the highest honour from the Danish Arts Foundation, the lifelong grant
News: Big screens in public spaces
Check out: NUDA SUMMER SHCOOL SANDEFJORD 2009
Check out: CITISENSE 2009
Frontpage: Urban branding
News: NUDA SUMMER SCHOOL 2009
News: ARCHIPRIX
Check out: Get Inspired
Check out: Nuda Summer School
Check out: Annual Conference
Check out: Student Competition
Projects: 3RW
Projects: Gehl Architects
Projects: PROJECTS // Feleti Design Consultants
Projects: Gehl Architects
Projects: David Lock Associates
Projects: David Lock Associates
Frontpage: Welcome to NUDA
NSA

The NUDA Student Summit 2012 was the starting point for a discussion that will lead to the official establishment of NUDA Student Association in January 2013. There is a need for such an organization speaking the students issues and connecting the Urban Design students within the Nordic region - together.

NUDA believe that a common platform for Nordic Urban Design students will make it possible to connect stronger through a systematic network of knowledge. NUDA believe that a student organization will benefit students in their search for new knowledge, interesting knowledge, educational possibilities and student rights. NUDA believe that NUDA Student Association will contribute to a stronger awareness about Urban Design and make the steps from education into work easier either it is within the Nordic region or international market. When NUDA was established in 2005, the whole idea behind was to promote Urban Design as an equal profession to architecture, planning, landscape architecture and not only an additional competence to the mentioned professions. Though NUDA was established around the concept of annual URBAN DESIGN conferences, the pinning idea of the founder was to create a common ground for students making it easier to take the first steps from education into work. There was not any basis for such an establishment until 2011. To create a foundation for an organization such as the NUDA Student Association a strong basis of networks, professional contents, research and strategy was needed to be in place which is what NUDA today possess. Unlike NUDA, the NUDA Student Association will be structured around a higher degree of activity directly benefiting students. The core of the organization will have to be run full time and managed on various levels by key people (students) that seek this challenge beside their studies. The whole internal system of NSA is created around the concept of providing the involved key people organizational experience related to their education which will make a good foundation on their future CVs. The external system is designed purely for the benefits of Urban Design students and to be the students collective voice outwards.

STRATEGY
The strategy is that NSA will be of such high interest and necessity that universities educating Urban Design sees the value of connecting and supporting the initiative, as the NSA also aims to be a driving engine for improved educational quality and communication between the universities.
The NUDA Student Summit will be the annual flagship which will seed of other important activities for students to connect, activate and be engaged. The NUDA Book which will be launched in December 2012 will contain the full strategic description of how NSA will be, and hopefully this will be an initiative that students as well as companies, cities and universities can embrace with positiveness.  

GET INVOLVED

To establish an organization such as the NSA we need students to get involved as this is for the students. If YOU find this to be an interesting venture to join and be part of please send an inquire to Moa Sundberg: moa@nuda.no

We will during the last half of 2012 stake out the strategy and overarching structure for NSA - but we will now start to promote the organization.