creativeclimatecities.org




director & founder

Nadine Kuhla von Bergmann – architect, process designer and smart district advisor.

Since January 2018 she is managing director of “Creative Climate Cities” consulting on smart city solutions, spatial innovation strategies, integrated urban infrastructure solutions, co-creation design methodologies and digital decision support tools.

Nadine graduated in 2002 as an architect from the Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weißensee, specialising in trans-scale strategies. She freelanced in various architecture and urban design offices in Berlin and Cape Town. In 2011 she joined the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) as guest researcher to work on climate and energy strategy plans for Berlin. From 2012 – 2013 she worked for the nationally funded megacities research project “Young Cities” at ISR, TU Berlin and became deeply involved in global urban design challenges related to energy- and resource efficiency.  From 2012 – 2017 she lectured at the department CHORA Conscious City, TU Berlin. In this position she led the applied research project “Smart Sustainable District – Green Moabit”, a European Cities Program focusing on Smart City implementation strategies.

She holds a doctorate degree at TU Berlin for her research on “Urban Change Agents – Citizen-based Projects in Cape Town as Drivers of Transformative Pathways”.

 team

GianMarco

Gian Marco Morigi – Art Director & Business Strategist for creative urban solutions

Gian Marco is a trained architect who is passionate about improving and enhancing the public realm in contemporary cities. He has always been interested in the interactions between Architecture and other disciplines, exploring the relationships between the built environment and human behaviour. His experience as designer, editor and researcher focused on sustainable approaches to contemporary urban planning, leading him to the co-creation of creative urban solutions in Germany, Italy and South Africa.

At CCC, he currently develops visualisations and strategies for the implementation of integrated urban solutions, and he manages Experiential District Tours.

Gian Marco holds a Master of Science in Architecture and Urban Design from Politecnico di Milano.

 

Lisa

Lisa Bösch – Communication Strategist

Lisa currently works in the communication field in the energy and environmental sector, with a focus on press and public relations. She was part of organizing the BDEW congress 2018 in Berlin. She is passionate about reasearching, channeling and transporting relevant content and projects for a more climate-friendly and socially just future.

Lisa holds a Bachelor’s degree in European Economy and Public Administration and worked as a Human Ressource Administrator in a fashion company.

 

 

Wilhelm

Wilhelm Will – Intern

Wilhelm is an architecture student, who has always been highly interested in the ongoing changes and developments of modern cities. His bright outlook on the future of cities as human-oriented places motivates him every day.

He joined CCC throughout the interdisciplinary workshop “Adaptive Skin Berlin” and ever since supports the team with background research, graphic work and organisational assistance.

 

 

collaborators

Roberta

Roberta Zuchetti – Bottom-up architecture & urban design strategies

Roberta studied Interior design in Milan and Architecture in Berlin. Her final Bachelor thesis in architecture, focusing on a public archive building for the art exhibition “Documenta”, won a prize in an annual architecture competition. She is now completing her Master degree at the TU Berlin.

Roberta is passionately engaged in a wide variety of projects: she is co-founder of an architecture and urban research collective, attending different university master projects and collaborating as a freelancer for different architecture and interior design offices.

She loves jumping freely from the smallest size to the widest urban scale, investigating the meaning of public and private space in the city. Ranging from design details, to building design, to urban strategy planning and social development, these intersections are her main interests.

 

Martina

Martina Trapani – Complex stakeholder management methodologies

Martina completed her Bachelor studies in Urban Planning in Genoa, Italy. In her Bachelor thesis she focused on the issues of social housing in its international, national and local scales. Her thesis was the starting point to further studies and she is currently enrolled in the Master degree of Urban Design at the TU Berlin.

Martina is particularly interested in stakeholder participation in projects. She is involved in the research of projects in which the various stakeholders are involved as decision makers throughout the project’s life span.

 

 

Ilkin

Ilkin Evin Akpinar – Data visualisation & research design

Ilkin completed her Bachelor and Master Studies in Architecture at the Technical University of Berlin. Ilkin has a scope of interests including sustainable and socially equitable urban planning and architecture, among construction sciences and sociocultural anthropology.

Her final thesis ‚Real Istanbul’ thematised architectonical, social and urban qualities and weaknesses of diverse housing types in Istanbul Kücükcekmece. Ilkin had the opportunity to work at different various Berlin offices and at two chairs at the faculty for Architecture, Technische Universität Berlin.