Hack for Södertälje 2022

🏆 Congratulations to the first winner of Södertälje Hackathon Team Ptolemaios with team members Agnes Colliander, Daniel Källberg, Emanuel Källberg, Ludvig Kratzert, Sofia Gren, and Simon Källberg. 🚀 It’s a big pleasure to be a member of the Lead Jury and to present the winners of Hack för Södertälje Hackathon. 💡 The first winner’s solution is toContinue reading “Hack for Södertälje 2022”

Robot friendly cities

I find it very interesting that architects, planners, landscape architects, traffic planners … need to consider a new perspective in our cities. Robot’s perspective! We design and build buildings that are functional and last for at least 100 years. But the question here is, are we considering robots when we design our 100 years buildings?Continue reading “Robot friendly cities”

Child-Friendly Cities lecture at KTH

❄️Greetings from KTH Royal Institute of Technology Arkitekturskolan  I am always happy to go back to my lovely home university to share more practical experiences with students. Last week I lectured on #childfriendlycities :– WHY should we plan and design child-friendly cities?– HOW can we co-plan and co-design together with children?– WHAT urban planning and design elements make child-friendly cities?–Continue reading “Child-Friendly Cities lecture at KTH”

Create Belonging Podcast

Episode 5 – Belonging to our Cities: a Conversation with Urban Planner, Mustafa Sherif In this episode, I sit down with Mustafa Sherif. He is the creator and host of the URBANISTICA podcast. He is also an Urban Planner working at AFRY in Stockholm, Sweden. Mustafa was born in Bagdad and came to Sweden with his family atContinue reading “Create Belonging Podcast”

2x Awards from Betonggalan

💙 Thank you so much for being part of this journey. I am blessed by having/ working with fantastic people like you. I received 2x Awards from Betonggalan:🏆 The first one is Ung och Tung, Young and Successful Award, for a person under the age of 30 who has made a significant contribution to the development of theContinue reading “2x Awards from Betonggalan”


Vad händer om man planerar staden ur barnets perspektiv? Hur kan politiker och beslutsfattare, med ansvar för barns vardagsliv, skapa förutsättningar för en barnvänlig stadsplanering? Kan konventionen om barnets rättigheter vara ett stöd i komplexa planeringsfrågor? Ger Agenda 2030, Strategi för levande städer och politiken för gestaltad livsmiljö stöd för en barnvänlig stadsplanering? Super intressantContinue reading “BARN-PLATS-LEK-STAD”

One Minute City

After having a podcast episode about 15-Minute City with Carlos Moreno in #Paris, it’s time to listen to the story of the 1-minute city with Dan Hill in #Stockholm. Dan Hill, Director of Strategic Design at Vinnova. Professor at Oslo School of Architecture and Design. Visiting Prof at UCL Bartlett and Design Academy Eindhoven, Adjunct Prof at RMIT) We are talking about:–Continue reading “One Minute City”

Visiting District 2020 EXPO 2020 Dubai

The Future of Expo 2020 DubaiWhat will happen after 6 months? District 2020 will evolve from Expo 2020 Dubai as a smart and sustainable city centered on the needs of its urban community. It will provide a curated innovation-driven business ecosystem that brings together global minds and embraces technology and digital innovation to support industry growth. FollowingContinue reading “Visiting District 2020 EXPO 2020 Dubai”

Expo2020 Dubai TV

Connecting Minds, Creating the Future” is what Expo 2020 Dubai is about.  I had the pleasure to be part of a short interview by #DubaiTv. I am very excited about the interesting solutions that different countries are introducing to the world at #expo2020dubai , when it comes to sustainable mobility, energy, and a more sustainable way of living in ourContinue reading “Expo2020 Dubai TV”