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Playsign at City Space Oulu, April 6th 2018

Playsign at City Space Oulu, April 6th 2018

Welcome to a Playsign Co-Design session in City Space at Oulu center, on Friday the 6th of April, 14-16. This time the focus is not on some city area or a new building complex, but on Playsign tools themselves! So co-design of city co-design tools. Toni begins by opening up the motivation behind Playsign, largely...
Playsign at COLLACAVE in Oslo, Norway

Playsign at COLLACAVE in Oslo, Norway

A new year, and a new Playsign installment in Oslo, Norway! COLLACAVE is a new collaboration space by Finnish Partners in Oslo, especially for built environment planning using 3D models. Playsign Experience at the CAVE features a plan for Havneparken, Sandnes, by SPACEGROUP architects. Havneparken plan is already far along, and the Playsign site for...
Finland 100 years City Planning Exhibition

Finland 100 years City Planning Exhibition

City of Oulu hosts an exhibition about 100 Years of City Planning, honoring Finland’s independence celebrations. Playsign is happy to participate with the showcases of how Playsign Create was used in zoning of Old Hiukkavaara district and Playsign Experience serves to publish the development vision for the center of Oulu now. The exhibition is open...
Collaborative City Co-Design development C3PO

Collaborative City Co-Design development C3PO

Playsign Create and Experience -tools are made for co-design – by co-designing! We have worked in collaboration with local city planners and architects in Finland, but also with the wider community in Europe and elsewhere. The C3PO project, lead by Barco within the industry lead European ITEA organization, has focused especially on taking co-design further...
Oulu River Delta Vision 2100

Oulu River Delta Vision 2100

In addition to the official Oulu City plans we are also honored to be working with an independent long-term grassroots vision for the future of our hometown, Oulu. Oulu River Delta Vision 2100 project is lead by Dodo, an environmental organization, the association of industrial designers Proto and supported by Kanttia2 Architects and now Playsign...
Oulu 2040 experience

Oulu 2040 experience

How will the city of Oulu look in 2040? There will be multiple changes in the city silhouette during the next 20+ years. The official plans and their hotspots are presented using Playsign Experience tool: Here the citizens can give feedback and get familiar with the future plans before they are carried out. Experience the...