Belgrade Daily Itinerary

Study visit to Belgrade // May 16-20,2022
SUN, May 15th AfternoonARRIVAL Berlin-Belgrade + Check-In Presentation of the week-itinerary (Q&A) + Welcome dinner
MON, May 16th MorningWelcome @Magacin Lecture & discussion: Neoliberal urban development on the periphery Lecture & discussion: Belgrade Waterfront – genesis of a spatial tragedy
AfternoonTour: Belgrade Waterfront + visit to “Geozavod” building (3D model of the BW project)
TUE, May 17th MorningLecture & discussion: Urban planning against the public interest: participation in urban planning in Serbia Lecture & discussion: From the right to use to the right to own: commodification of housing and land in Serbia
AfternoonEvening talk with activists of Don’t Let Belgrade D(r)own
WED, May 18th All dayStudents’ workshop in groups
THU, May 19th MorningStudents’ workshop in groups
AfternoonTour: New Belgrade – spatial imprint of the self-managed socialism
FRI, May 20th MorningPresentations of findings and discussions of outcomes
AfternoonWrap-up: Discussion & reflection
EveningFarewell dinner
SAT, May 21thDEPARTURE flight Belgrade to Lisbon

 Assignment:

Collective work on imagining scenarios of BW future development until 2045 – planned ending of the entire project implementation: what could happen with the site if…. (e.g. post-capitalistic site, post-human site, hyper capitalistic site, etc.)

Explore the political, environmental and economic conditions that produce such vision? What does it look like? Who uses the space and how? What activities happen on site?