Virtual UTC
The virtual UTC with all labs takes place as a live stream
Date & Time
Friday 4 December 2020
9:00 till 17:00
Speaker
24 moderators and speakers
Mannheim 2030 - Corona and the consequences for Mannheim

Discuss with us!

We want to discuss together with you:

  • How do we shape the path to an inclusive city?
  • How does citizen participation work without face-to-face meetings
  • Public space during Corona Lockdown - changes in use by citizens, catalyst for change?
  • Migration Advisory Councils as Civil Society Policy Advisors in Times of Crisis?
  • Sustainable learning through digital game formats
  • Does the implementation of the Leipzig Charter lead to a sustainable city?
Community Lab
The influence of the crisis -
What is the Corona pandemic doing to our society?
Urban Lab 1
Sustainable learning under COVID conditions -.
The Sustain 2030 simulation game
Urban Lab 2
Strengthening Democracy through Civil Society Policy Advice? Findings from the Example of Migration Advisory Councils in German and French Cities. Cities.
Urban Lab 3
Public Space and Corona- Experiences from the Corona Pandemic and the now adopted Leipzig Charter.
Urban Lab 4
Citizen participation under Corona conditions (digital citizen participation)
Urban Lab 5
Forum Behinderigkeit: Auf dem Weg zur inklusiven Stadt - Bestandsaufnahme und Blick in die Zukunft.
Urban Lab 6
Spieltrieb to flip the System post-pandemic through Culture and Education.
International Lab
COVID-19 & the queer community - making sure no one is left behind on the local level.
Mannheim 2030 - Corona and the consequences for Mannheim

Program

  • Sarah Lechner
9:00 - 13:00
Urban Lab 1

Sustainable Learning under COVID Conditions - The Business Game Sustain2030

Sarah Lechner
Sr. Consultant Sustainability and Sustainability at iCONDU GmbH
  • Claus Preißler
  • Dr. Maria Schiller
  • Zahra Alibabanezhad
9:00 - 10:00
Urban Lab 2

Strengthening Democracy through Civil Society Policy Advice? - Findings from the Example of Migration Advisory Councils in German and French Cities

Claus Preißler
Representative for Integration and Migration of the City of Mannheim
Dr. Maria Schiller
Assistant Professor Public Policy, Migration and Diversity Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences/ Rotterdam
Zahra Alibabanezhad
Chairwoman of the Mannheim Migration Advisory Board
  • Charles Landry
  • Dr. Tobias Vahlpahl
  • Jens Loff
  • Klaus Elliger
  • Nils Peters
  • Rasmus Duong-Grunnet
10:15 - 11:45
Urban Lab 3

Public Space and Corona - Experiences from the Corona Pandemic and the now adopted Leipzig Charter

Charles Landry
Urban explorer Comedia
Dr. Tobias Vahlpahl
Neighborhood management coordinator
Jens Loff
Northern Lights Consultants
Klaus Elliger
Department Manager
Nils Peters
City of Vienna, Urban Planning
Rasmus Duong-Grunnet
Gehl Architects
  • Anbid Zaman
  • Anja Catherine Limon
  • Biljana Ginova
  • Manuel Rosas Vázquez
  • Max Appenroth
  • Silvia Casalino
  • Sören Landmann
12:00 - 14:30
International Lab

COVID-19 & the queer community - making sure no one is left behind on the local level

Anbid Zaman
Youth Steering Committee Representative - Europe and Central Asia, ILGA World
Anja Catherine Limon
Program Manager, ORAM - Organization for Refuge, Asylum and Migration
Biljana Ginova
Advocacy Manager, LGBTI Equal Rights Association for Western Balkans and Turkey
Manuel Rosas Vázquez
Coordinator of the Rainbow Cities Network
Max Appenroth
Project Coordinator Trans Men & HIV Working Group, GATE - Global Action for Trans* Equality
Silvia Casalino
Executive Co-Director, EL*C - EuroCentralAsian Lesbian* Community
Sören Landmann
LGBTI Commissioner, City of Mannheim
  • Dr. Ege Yildirim
  • Julia Alicka
  • Lutz Jahre
  • Prof. Doris Sommer
  • Rainer Kern
13:30 - 15:00
Urban Lab 6

Spieltrieb to flip the System post-pandemic through Culture and Education

Dr. Ege Yildirim
Urban planner and heritage conservation specialist
Julia Alicka
Musician, social Entrepreneur, Curator
Lutz years
Head of the Education Department of the City of Mannheim
Prof. Doris Sommer
Harvard University and Director of the Cultural Agents Initiative
Rainer core
Managing Director Enjoy Jazz gGmbH
  • Birgit Schreiber
  • Claudia Möller
  • Kilian Flade
  • Nadja Wersinski
13:40 - 14:40
Urban Lab 4

Citizen participation under Corona conditions

Birgit Schreiber
Children's Representative City of Mannheim
Claudia Möller
Migrants4Cities" project, City of Mannheim
Kilian Flade
Research assistant in the research project "Migrants4Cities", TU Berlin
Nadja Wersinski
Coordination Office Citizen Participation City of Mannheim
  • Christa Backhaus-Schlegel
  • Christian Holtzhauer
  • Dr. Christiane Rudic
  • Dr. Claudia Mauser
  • Rosa Omeñaca Prado
  • Svenja Koch
  • Ulrike Stöck
  • Ursula Frenz
  • Violetta Zobel
15:00 - 17:00
Urban Lab 5

Forum on Disability: On the Way to an Inclusive City - Taking Stock and Looking to the Future

Christa Backhaus-Schlegel
Eigenbetrieb Stadtraumservice Mannheim
Christian Holtzhauer
Director of Drama (Nationaltheater Mannheim)
Dr. Christiane Rudic
Rheinau Neighborhood Management, Mannheimer Quartiermanagement e. V.
Dr. Claudia Mauser
Department of Democracy and Strategy Mannheim
Rosa Omeñaca Prado
Moderator
Svenja Koch
City of Mannheim - Department of Sports and Recreation
Ulrike Stöck
Artistic Director Young National Theater (National Theater Mannheim)
Ursula Frenz
Representative for the interests of people with disabilities
Violetta sable
City of Mannheim - Department of Sports and Recreation
    17:00
    End of UTC
    Moderation and speakers

    Speakers

    Sarah Lechner

    Sarah Lechner

    Sr. Consultant Sustainability and Sustainability at iCONDU GmbH
    Dr. Claudia Mauser

    Dr. Claudia Mauser

    Department of Democracy and Strategy Mannheim
    Svenja Koch

    Svenja Koch

    City of Mannheim - Department of Sports and Recreation
    Biljana Ginova

    Biljana Ginova

    Advocacy Manager, LGBTI Equal Rights Association for Western Balkans and Turkey
    Rasmus Duong-Grunnet

    Rasmus Duong-Grunnet

    Gehl Architects
    Violetta Zobel

    Violetta sable

    City of Mannheim - Department of Sports and Recreation
    Mayor Dr. Peter Kurz

    Mayor Dr. Peter Kurz

    Mayor of Mannheim
    Sören Landmann

    Sören Landmann

    LGBTI Commissioner, City of Mannheim
    Dr. Maria Schiller

    Dr. Maria Schiller

    Assistant Professor Public Policy, Migration and Diversity Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences/ Rotterdam
    Zahra Alibabanezhad

    Zahra Alibabanezhad

    Chairwoman of the Mannheim Migration Advisory Board
    Klaus Elliger

    Klaus Elliger

    Department Manager
    Anbid Zaman

    Anbid Zaman

    Youth Steering Committee Representative - Europe and Central Asia, ILGA World
    Claus Preißler

    Claus Preißler

    Representative for Integration and Migration of the City of Mannheim
    Kilian Flade

    Kilian Flade

    Research assistant in the research project "Migrants4Cities", TU Berlin
    Jens Loff

    Jens Loff

    Northern Lights Consultants
    Anja Catherine Limon

    Anja Catherine Limon

    Program Manager, ORAM - Organization for Refuge, Asylum and Migration
    Claudia Möller

    Claudia Möller

    Migrants4Cities" project, City of Mannheim
    Christian Hübel

    Christian Huebel

    Head of Department Democracy and Strategy Mannheim
    Dr. Tobias Vahlpahl

    Dr. Tobias Vahlpahl

    Neighborhood management coordinator
    Max Appenroth

    Max Appenroth

    Project Coordinator Trans Men & HIV Working Group, GATE - Global Action for Trans* Equality
    Nadja Wersinski

    Nadja Wersinski

    Coordination Office Citizen Participation City of Mannheim
    Prof. Doris Sommer

    Prof. Doris Sommer

    Harvard University and Director of the Cultural Agents Initiative
    Ursula Frenz

    Ursula Frenz

    Representative for the interests of people with disabilities
    Manuel Rosas Vázquez

    Manuel Rosas Vázquez

    Coordinator of the Rainbow Cities Network
    Rosa Omeñaca Prado

    Rosa Omeñaca Prado

    Moderator
    Dr. Ege Yildirim

    Dr. Ege Yildirim

    Urban planner and heritage conservation specialist
    Charles Landry

    Charles Landry

    Urban explorer Comedia
    Silvia Casalino

    Silvia Casalino

    Executive Co-Director, EL*C - EuroCentralAsian Lesbian* Community
    Christian Holtzhauer

    Christian Holtzhauer

    Director of Drama (Nationaltheater Mannheim)
    Rainer Kern

    Rainer core

    Managing Director Enjoy Jazz gGmbH
    Nils Peters

    Nils Peters

    City of Vienna, Urban Planning
    Ulrike Stöck

    Ulrike Stöck

    Artistic Director Young National Theater (National Theater Mannheim)
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