Introduction of Build4People’s transition management approaches at the Smart Urban Areas Conference, TU Dortmund


On 4 July 2023, the Build4People representative, Dr. Michael Waibel, provided insights into green housing and healthy living – based, among others on the Build4People research project at the Smart Urban Areas Expert Workshop at Technical University of Dortmund.

The SMART URBAN AREAS (SUA) project is funded by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection (BMUV) from 2022-2024, with Prof. Dr. Thinh Nguyen (TU Dortmund University, RIM) as project coordinator, and Tobias Küster-Campioni and Mathias Schaefer as research associates.

During a session to discuss enabling factors to promote green buildings together with experts and practitioners, Michael Waibel specifically introduced about the Build4People’s transition management approaches such as the Build4People Ecocity Transition Lab, the Build4People Sustainable Building Arena, and the Build4People Sustainable Building Incubator.