Implementation Lab - CUPA KRAKÓW
Date: 11th - 14th October 2011
Venue: Municipality Office City of Kraków


•    English Final Report (IL-KRAKOW-2011-Final-Report-V05.pdf; 16,7Mb)
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The study case: KRAKÓW CHANEL
Problems of possible flooding of Kraków by Vistula River and its branches...

Implementation Lab - CUPA Lviv
Date: 19th - 22nd of June 2011
Venue: City Council at the Rynok Square in Lviv




The study case
The awarding of the EURO 2012 UEFA  CUP Football Games to the City of Lviv has triggered a whole new development in Lviv. The area that was selected 3 years ago, to accommodate the new to be build football stadium, has a...

Stockholm MILUnet Workshop Kista
9-11 June 2004 Stockholm - Sweden

The main problems to address at the Workshop in Stockholm are as follows:

A. Local case: What makes it a place?

  • How can we create an attractive central place and make this place distinct, so that it becomes a positive part of the public consciousness of Kista?
  • Can a future “central district” be defined and developed in order to improve urban qualities and functions in Kista?

B. Regional case: What makes the location?

  • How can the urban functional...

Vienna Implementation Lab
2–4 September 2009 Vienna - Austria


Local case:

A glass house gardening area situated in the South of Vienna has 40 hectares (400.000 m²) and is cut in two by the by the metro line U6 which runs on a dam (barrier).The area was a gardening area for a long time. Still a lot of properties are used for gardening (especially green house growing). Some of the owners have sold their properties to building companies, some do not want to sell and some try to speculate. The area is perfectly accessible with 2...


MILU Portland Working Party
May 9-12 2004

The Portland (Oregon) meeting of the IFHP’s MILU (Multifunctional and Intensive Land Use) working party held May 9-12, 2004 was the fifth and final meeting in a series of gatherings held at the invitation of a host city.

Portland’s Bureau of Planning hosted this meeting with additional sponsorship and support from Shiels, Obletz and Johnsen, SERA Architects and The Pochter Group.

The purpose of such MILU working party meetings is to investigate, as a group, both new and persistent urban problems as they...

Implementation Lab - Kagran Centre
21 MAY 2010 Vienna - Austria

The central area of Kagran is a place of great opportunities and significance.
It has a high centrality with the district administration on place and a big shopping mall. Furthermore it is highly connected to all sorts of transport.

Still it has some structural problems. In the course of time a lot of big scale uses and housing projects of all post-war periods have been scattered...


Implementation Lab - Vienna
5–7 June 2002 Vienna - Austria

The Vienna meeting of the IFHP’s MILU (Multi-Functional and Intensive Land Use) working party held June 5-7th, 2002 was the third meeting in a series of June gatherings held at the invitation of a host city.

This meeting was hosted by the Municipality of Vienna with additional sponsoring and support from the Dutch Ministry for Housing, Spatial Planning and the Environment and HABIFORUM, the Dutch expertise network for multiple uses of land and space.

The purpose of MILU working party meetings is to...

Project information - INTERREG IIIA
Project Study: KOBRA 2010 – Stadt Umland Kooperation Bratislava 2010/
KOBRA 2010 – Urban Regional Cooperation Bratislava 2010

1. General Information
Keywords: Promoting urban, local and coastal development
Region: Austrian/ Slovak border area
Programme strand: Programme: INTERREG IIIA/PHARE CBC Austria-Slovakia 2000-2006
Measure: Cross-border Spatial Development in Rural and Urban Area’s
Priority topic(s): Sustainable Spatial and Environmental Development
Duration: January 2006-October 2007
Funding: The project had a total...

MILU Working Party Oslo
6-8 June 2001 Oslo - Sweden


The programme is structured around 4 major topics:

  • Changing harbour related functions into city related functions and the options a MILU strategy can provide for which the Bjørvika Area was the focus (A).
  • Building above a railway station, the opportunity, the costs, and how a MILU strategy can help out. Here also the Bjørvika Area was the object of study (B).
  • Designing the process of commissioning public an private parties, contributing financially and functionally to realise a MILU strategy (...

4-7 April 2004 MILUnet Launch Meeting The Hague - The Netherlands

To start up the whole MILUnet operation the Lead Partner, together with the secretariat, organised a Launch Meeting from 4-7 April 2004 in The Hague in the Carlton Beach Hotel in Scheveningen.

Besides discussing a lot of organisational issues, this was also the first try out of the Implementation Lab, the results can be found in the report.
What Habiforum intents to do with the established European - and to a lesser extent global - network of professionals that are involved in MILU related projects, is:

  • ...