Town Centre Pathways – Conference

Town Centre Pathways – Conference

International Conference at the Summerschool Resilient Territories

Erasmus+ Blended Intensive Programme


22.6.2023, Kleines Foyer, 17:00


The conference at the Faculty of Architecture and Landscape in Hannover offers an international range of novel concepts and approaches to the regeneration of town centres of middle and small cities and their potential role as driver towards climate neutrality and social, cultural, and economic innovation.


The conference is the start of the Summerschool Resilient Territories, funded as Erasmus+ Blended Intensive Programme, in a cooperation between the Faculty of Architecture and Landscape of Leibniz University Hannover (Germany), the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Ljubljana (Slovenia), the Department of Construction, Civil Engineering and Architecture of Marche Polytechnic University in Ancona (Italy), and the Department of Architecture of the University of Palermo (Italy).


Curated by Jörg Schröder (LUH), Federica Scaffidi (LUH), Matevž Juvančič (UL), Maddalena Ferretti (UnivPM), and Annalisa Contato (UniPa).


Organised by the Chair for Territorial Design and Urban Planning, Leibniz University Hannover.


22.06. 17:00

Welcome by Jörg Schröder, programme by Federica Scaffidi


TABLE 1: INNOVATION, moderated by Annalisa Contato

Maddalena Ferretti, Marche Polytechnic University: “MultipliCITY. Uses, places and relevant architectures for urban and cultural regeneration. Jesi as a case study”

Matevž Juvančič, University of Ljubljana: “Innovation in town centres in Slovenia”

Barbara Lino, University of Palermo: “Network as space of opportunities in the Sicani area in Sicily (Italy)”

Federica Scaffidi, Leibniz University of Hannover: “Territorial Innovation. New pathways for Celle”



Maurizio Carta, University of Palermo: “Homo Urbanus. A new canon for urban regeneration”


TABLE 2: PATHWAYS, moderated by Federica Scaffidi

Tatjana Sabljo & Rebekka Wandt, Sabljo Architekten Hannover: “Concept Spaces Helmstedt”

Annalisa Contato, University of Palermo

Riccarda Cappeller, Leibniz University Hannover



Mosè Ricci, Sapienza University of Rome: “Medways. Mediterranean Pathways”



Social event on the terrasse of the Faculty


23.06. 11:00

TABLE 3: PROCESS, moderated by Riccarda Cappeller

Alissa Diesch, Leibniz University Hannover

Christian Corral, Leibniz University Hannover



Daniele Ronsivalle, University of Palermo: “Tactics and Strategies. Fashionable or consistent solutions?”



Funded by the European Union

Erasmus+ Blended Intensive Programme