Facilitating Urban Commons is an event that took place on Thursday November 4th at the Social Design department of the Vienna University of Applied Arts.
Organized by Eutropian & Generative Commons Living Lab, and hosted by the Social Design department with support from Wonderland platform for European Architecture, the event featured presentations by gE.CO toolkit developers, and a lively exchange with local initiatives out of Vienna.
Viennese local projects interact with gE.CO toolkit developers
The Schwimmverein Donaukanal, an organization aiming to promote the Danube Canal as a swimming hotspot in the innercity; 1 M2 MARKET, a tool promoting a sharing economy in Vienna’s markets as well as exchange; Stadt Aufmöbeln, A platform for exploring undiscovered possibilities of urban furniture; and a presentation of Veronika Hackl were among local commons participants.
The new toolkits developed by gE.Co living lab were also presented as part of this exciting, fast-paced event.
The program included a presentation of the Legal framework in relation to the commons by Antonio Vercellone, a presentation of the Temporary Use Toolkit by Patrizia di Monte, a journey into the new and exciting Participation Toolkit developed by Open Lab Athens, and an overview of the Governance Toolkit.