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Collaborate online on your project coalition!

We already shared our easy-to-use online tools. Now you can also collaborate on your project online with our project building blocks!

GoCreateWith.Us is a complete tool kit for anyone wanting to advance their projects. In only 3 easy steps anyone can interactively map stakeholders with others, build their projectcoalition and start their collaboration.  Read More…

Your free to-use-and-share city making tools now online

Collaborating has never been easier with these free-to-use-and share online city making tools. Tools we are using in our projects ourselves. They are simple to use but packed with our many years of project experience.

GoCreateWith.Us is a complete tool kit for anyone wanting to advance their projects. In only 3 easy steps anyone can interactively map stakeholders with others, build their projectcoalition and start their collaboration.  Read More…

The Future of Open Source City Making

Open Source Collaborative Urbanism is taking up an ever increasing part in today’s City Making. Do you ever wonder what the future of your city looks like?

But we are not there yet! Our thoughts on open source city making as we time travel through history into the future and call upon everyone to change it together! We wish you safe travels!

City Works Innovative Leader at World Summit

The 28th till 30th of September The World Summit on Innovation and Entrepreneurship will take place in New York. At this summit supported by the United Nations Caroline Vrauwdeunt, founder of City Works, will be speaking on the future of co-creation and urban development.

Together with other innovators she will be answering the question: What will rejuvenation cities look like in a few years and how will they work?  “A great honor and privilege to be on the cast with all these innovators, which we in the Netherlands can learn so much from”, Caroline says. Read More…

No Rules No Refs in New Urban Development Game

The world of urban development is changing faster than you can say “innovate”.

The playing field of urban development – in the Netherlands especially – is experiencing fundamental shifts in power. Not only the playing field is changing also it’s players. This new game knows no rules or referees. All players are starting up or starting over. Read More…

Co-Creation Events Amsterdam Shipyard Building

Some 20 entrepreneurial pioneers explore shipyard building’s future.

Tuesday and Wednesday May 20 and 21st two co-creation events took place in collaboration with the shipyard building’s owner Mediawharf Monumenten. Some 20 entrepreneurs explored a new future for this Industrial Heritage Building. Read More…

Going International!

Our Startup finds itself in the midst of international attention

Recently we were the focus of international attention with our startup activities. Our interview by Jeroen Beekmans on PopUpCity spiraled an unbelievable amount of international interest on what we aim to achieve. Suddenly we found ourselves mentioned, shared and (re)tweeted and receiving an incredible amount of support. That is how US largest platform an magazine on world changing and innovative idea’s Fastcompany found us Read More…

Placemaking is no hype!

Placemaking is around since the beginning of the 1960’s. Especially in the United States and Canada it has been acknowledged as part of city planning proces.

In recent years placemaking is getting more attention in the Netherlands. Probably also because we lost sight whom we built and made cities for in last decades. Read More…