The teamís research activities are characterized by a strong attention to the social and economic aspects of transition, aiming to join technological innovation with local culture and to respond to the communitiesí needs with a coherent development strategy for each specific situation.

The team gained important experience in governing urban transformations with use of innovative methods and tools, such as:

Community Planning

Design Charrette

Study Day

Scenario Workshop

Design AssistanceTeam

Planning Assistance Team

Focus Group

Electronic Study Circle