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Bold City: Students design innovative bus station

At Bold City 3.0, UCT graduate students presented The Loop Project, which they collectively designed while working across 3 continents. The brief was to design a bus transit centre, with a strong focus on the use of BIM (building information modelling).


Creating an Open City one street at a time

The message was clear: we don’t need to go through long bureaucratic processes in order to start opening streets in Cape Town. People are ready to promote a city-wide movement. 
Over the weekend, we joined a conference organised by Future Cape Town to explore the concept of an “Open City”. In addition to inspiring and informative […]

Future Cape Town Open City Conference reaches 283,000

On 24 August 2013, Future Cape Town hosted its second mini-conference under the theme OPEN CITY at Cape Town City Hall, as part of the Open Design Festival.

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Open City 2013: Future Cape Town mini-conference

[ August 24, 2013; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. ] OPEN CITY, a Future Cape Town mini-conference at City Hall on the 24th Aug: Tickets now available!

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Bold City: Bold Design Experiments

Bold Idea: Tsai Design Studio presented on a number of bold design experiments, which use innovative ideas to serve practical purposes. They are bold in nature because they challenge existing design norms around sustainability.


WATCH: Bold City: A Future Cape Town mini-conference

Watch our short video of Future Cape Town’s first mini conference: Bold City


Open City: Call for Sponsors and Partners

[ August 24, 2013; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] As part of the official programme of OPEN DESIGN, on 24 August Future Cape Town will be hosting OPEN CITY: a half-day mini-conference to share projects, ideas and inspiration that will make Cape Town and other cities more open and accessible. This event will be free of charge.