NUDA

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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- NUDA Board of Directors
- - Hĺkon Iversen
- - Rob Cowan
- - Asdis Hlokk Theodorsdottir
- - Will Cousins
- - Lars Gemzře
- - Brian Evans
- - Odd Arne Blindheim
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- WATERFRONT SYNOPSIS 2010
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- - - City of Stavanger
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- - Theodora Antonakaki
- - Svante Petterson
- - Mogens Lock Hansen
- - Ulrike Brandi
- - Mirjam Struppek
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- - Miikka Seppela
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- Public Spaces of The Future
- - Peter Butenschřn
- - Asdis Hlokk Theodorsdottir
- - Brian Evans
- - Mike Gibbons
- - Fred Kent
- - Peter Davidson
- - Dr. Christian Mikunda
- - Dr. Scott McQuire
- - Christoph Kronhagel
- The Cities of Tomorrow
- - Rob Cowan
- - Roger Evans
- - Sherin Aminoshe
- - Will Cousins
- - Tim Stonor
- - Annemarie De Boom
- - Lars Gemzře
- - Arvid Bjerkestrand
- NEW DIRECTIONS IN SUSTAINABLE DESIGN: GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES
- - Conference Theme
- - Keynote Speakers
- - - Matthew Carmona
- - - Dr. Mitchell Joachim
- - - Cameron Sinclair
- - - Vice Pres. Jason Prior
- - - Erik R Kuhne
- - - Richard Hollington
- - - Jonathan Smales
- - Program
- NORDHORDLANDS CONFERENCE 2011
- URBAN LIGHT SUMMIT 2011
- NUDA Conferences
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- SUMMER ACADEMY 2008
- - NSS08 Gallery
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- - Rob Cowan
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- - Gregory Donovan
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- SUMMER ACADEMY BERGEN 2009
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Nuda articles
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: HĹLLBAR 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, What´s 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: LÉVA Urban Design AS
Projects: LÉVA 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
NUDA redefines itself
15. April 2011
After four years of operations mainly focused around conferences and academies, NUDA is finally taking the step into becoming a fully operational organisation. NUDA have defined four main focus areas that will be the core of the organisational structure.
After four years of operations mainly focused around conferences and academies, NUDA is finally taking the step into becoming a fully operational organisation. NUDA have defined four main focus areas that will be the core of the organisational structure. The NUDA circle is focused around four core units: CONFERENCES, CONSULTANCY, ACADEMY, RESEARCH and within these four segments the NUDA consultancy team specializes within the fields of: Urban & Regional Branding, Urban Design Strategies, Technology & Green Innovation and Placemaking & Sustainability

NUDA is an organization with a clear scope and mission: to establish a leading presence on a pan Nordic level with the ambition to influence and determine the roadmap for urban design in the region, promote education and skills in the field of urban design and be a clear voice in the landscape of sustainable development and planning.

In 4 years NUDA have established a solid ground to become an effective voice and engaged participant on a global level by hosting international and regional NUDA Conferences and academies.

The starting point has been set and NUDAs participation in the global network of urban design organisations have proven to execute and influence urban design also exceeding the Nordic regions.

Some might claim that Urban Design is generally unrecognized as a profession. Moreover, both local authorities and property developers are now facing a call for better and integrated urban design and planning, with master plans covering long term visions and sustainable development and thorough analysis of how the built space integrate with its surroundings, its inhabitants and its progress to wealth. As tools are needed within the various fields of professions linked to urban developments, NUDA will continue to promote urban design as an important contributor in the process of planning our cities and the integration of public life and wellbeing.


To take on the responsibility to engage strongly with a focus on green development and the use of sustainable energy and adjust urban developments to climate changes is also a stronghold and an ambition for the NUDA organization.

 
NUDA will sustain its position to promote how urban design methods can generate sustainable city planning and urban transformations, create great places and with foresight manage and discuss important contemporary and future issues related to the public domain. It is paramount for NUDA to manage complex urban and social issues giving urban design the necessary acknowledgement within the Nordic countries.

Integrated Urban Design will influence our society. By empowering people, organizations and businesses with urban design skills, the future cities, spaces and places will meet the requirements, wishes and needs of its users. NUDA will committ to support and develop new approaches to urban design and create influence of urban design both in professions and in the way of thinking.

Through continuous development of the organization, its programs and projects, NUDA aim to become the leading Nordic player in its field of operation.

The NUDA book will highlight the visions of NUDA manifested in the focused four programs. The book will present strategies for 2011-2015 and present the first NUDA sponsor together with the 2011 agenda. The book will be ready end of April.