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Best of Oikodrom

Oikodrom put together a paper of all publications released in the last 20 years. The publication consists of articles, films and project descriptions. 

 

Best of Oikodrom

 

Mulierem Fortem

Join our Mulierem fortem discussion on January 27th, 2014, at the University Vienna. See the programme and read about the project. More

 

Publication: "Gemeinsam für nachhaltige Entwicklung"

We proudly announce that the reports of our interns Laura Liebel and Florian Kabinger were printed in the OeAD publication "Gemeinsam für nachhaltige Entwicklung". For orders please visit: StudienVerlag.

More information see Young Science at Oikodrom and Nopoor project.

 

Mulierem Fortem

Join our Round table on January 15th, 5pm, Universität für Angewandte Kunst Wien, and our Discussion on January 27th, 7pm, Universität Wien, to talk about science, art and gender during the Vienna University´s 650 jubilee in 2015. Read more

 

Nopoor in the Austrian magazine SUEDWIND

Read the article "Armut im Fokus" (Ivanceanu/ Tagesen) about challenges and potentialities of communication between science and politics.

 

SPACES Online TV

Our online TV presents art works, performances, public lectures and artistic videos from Armenia, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. Watch SPACESTV

 

Come to Berlin and see: Every 7th person

The Konfuzius-Institut in Berlin invites to a documentary series on China. "Jeder siebte Mensch" / "Every 7th person" (see the trailer) by Ina Ivanceanu will be screened on Thursday, November 28th 2013 at 6pm. More

 

nopoor in the Austrian newspaper "Der Standard"

ARMUT, MACHT UND WISSENSCHAFT
About nopoor - A common way to a new under- standing of poverty and strategies for dissemination of scientific results. Read the article

 

nopoor in the Austrian newspaper "Wiener Zeitung"

Heidi Dumreicher was invited to write a guest commentary: "Proteste in Brazilien - eine Fortsetzung des Kampfs gegen Armut"

 

Gemeinsam für nachhaltige Entwicklung - The future we want

Oikodrom was again happy to welcome eight students in the age of 16-18 to one month of science, theory, research, practice and discussion. Read more

 

Hot off the press:

Read the SPACES Article "Der Traum vom Raum" by Ina Ivanceanu, published in the SUEDWIND Magazine Nr. 7-8 July 2013

 

nopoor Conference Flash, Rio de Janeiro, June 2013

Protests in Brazil: Successes and failures in national efforts to fight poverty in Brazil

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nopoor project annual meeting

10-12 June 2013

in Rio de Janeiro

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SPACES: „Architecture of Common“

SPACES Caravan Ukraine; Kyiv
May 23 - May 28, 2013

Public events, discussions, workshops at Yunist factory

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OUT NOW: Hammam Rehablitiation Reader

Oikodrom

Conference Papers and Lectures

2008

DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2008): The Hammam - a Socio Spatial Microcosm and its Potential for the Future of the Mediterranean City, ARUP 2008, Ain Shams University, Faculty of Engineering, Dep. of Architecture, Egypt.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2008): The Social Dimension of Sustainability - an Example from China, Berlin Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Enviromental Change, Berlin.
DUMREICHER, Heidi (2008): A Sustainable Future for Chinese Settlements, Berlin Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Enviromental Change, Berlin

 

2007

DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2007): Sustainable Users Concepts for China Engaging Scientific Scenarios. University of Vienna, Institute for Sinology, Vienna.
KOLB, Bettina (2007): The Potential of Visualisation in a Transdisciplinary Research Process, Conference of British Sociological Association (BSA), Social Connections: Identities, Technologies, Relationships, University of East London, UK.[download=pdf5]
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2007): The Concept of Organic Agriculture and its Ecological, Economic and Social Dimensions, ORGANIC Symposium at the University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Institute of Sanitary Engineering and Water Pollution Control, Vienna.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2007): Chinese Villages and their Sustainable Future, presentation of the SUCCESS Project at the Asia Europe Scientific Cooperation Day, at the University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2007): Sustainable Urban-Rural Partnerships for Selected Hammam Case Study Neighbourhoods, presentation at the Vienna Symposium "The Islamic Hammam and its Sustainable Future", Österreichischer Ingenieur und Architektenverein, Vienna.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2007): Chinese Villages and their Sustainable Future, Agricultural Aspects, Global Seminar, University of Applied Life Sciences and Natural Resources, Vienna.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2007): Urban Sprawl in China - Land Use Change at the Transition from Village to Town, at the Holcim Forum 2007 - Urban_Trans_Formation, Shanghai, VR China.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2007): Organic Regional Agriculture Saving Nature in China, Standards for Organic Agriculture following IFOAM, Jiangxi Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Nanchang, VR China.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2007): A Systemic Approach to Agriculture: the Farmer as a 'Green Manager' within Sustainable Rural China, Results from the EU-China project SUCCESS, Sustainable Users Concepts for China Engaging Scientific Scenarios, University of Vienna, Department for Sinology, Vienna

2006

DUMREICHER, Heidi (2006): Chinese Villages and their Sustainable Future: The Eu-China-Research Project "SUCCESS" in Conference Proceedings at the twelfth Annual International Sustainable Development Research Conference, Hongkong, VR China.
DUMREICHER, Heidi (2006): Chinese Villages and their Sustainable Future: The EU-China-Research Project "SUCCESS" Workshop at the Twelfth Annual International Sustainable Development Research Conference, Hongkong, VR China.
DUMREICHER Heidi (2006): SUCCESS - A Sustainable Future for Chinese Villages, International Symposium, Chinese Villages and their Sustainable Future, at the University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB Bettina (2006): Linking Sustainability to the Realm of Built Environment: Central Paradigms in Sustainability Research, Conference PLEA, Passive and Low Energy Architecture, Switzerland.[download=pdf4]
DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2006): My House, my Street, Seven Fields of Spatial & Social Encounter, in 19th IAPS International Conference on Environmental Health & Sustainable Development, Alexandria, Egypt.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2006): Quantitative and Qualitative Information Tool about the Central Paradigms in Sustainability Research, CORP 11th Conference on Urban Planning and regional Development in the Information Society, Vienna.[download=pdf3]
DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2006): Architecture and social science: Seven Fields of Encounter, Zhengzhou University Henan, VR China.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2006): China: Place as a Social Space: Seven Fields of Encounter, Chinese University of Hongkong, VR China.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; LEVINE, Richard S.; LU, Hongyi (2006): A Sustainable Future for Chinese Villages and Towns at the Tsinhua University, Beijing, VR China.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; Veronika PRÄNDL-ZIKA (2006): Presentations to different policy makers at MOST and European Commission delegation, Nanchang, Beijing, VR China.
KOLB, Bettina (2006): Social Sustainability in Chinese Villages, in International Symposium: Chinese Villages and their Sustainable Future, a Symposium Presenting Results from the EU-China Research Project SUCCESS University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna.
KOLB, Bettina (2006): The Photo Interview: a Participatory Method of Visual Sociology, 3rd Midterm Conference of the ESA (European Sociologist Association) Research Network Qualitative Methods, University of Cardiff, UK.
MASCHALEK, Ilse: (2006): Participation in Rural China, World Congress of Participatory Action Research, Groningen, conference proceedings.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2006): China - From Subsistence Farming Towards Sustainable Agriculture, posterpresentation, Global Environmental Change Open Science Conference, Beijing, VR China.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2006): From Subsistence Farming towards a Sustainable Agriculture, with Emphasis on Impacts on Ecology, Nanchang Institute of Technology, Nanchang, VR China.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2006): Eco-Tourism in the Context of Sustainable Agriculture, Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics, Nanchang, VR China.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2006): From Subsistence Farming towards a Sustainable Agriculture, Jiangxi Agricultural University, Nanchang, VR China.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2006): From Subsistence Farming towards a Multifunctional Agriculture, Considerations for China, at the Ministry of Agriculture Beijing, VR China.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2006): Presentation of the Results of the SUCCESS Project at the European Union Delegation of the European Commission in Beijing, VR China.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2006): A Multifunctional Agriculture for China, Sustainability Aspects Considering the Spatial Dimension, 11th International Conference on Urban Planning and Regional Development in the Information Society, Vienna.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2006): From Subsistence Farming towards Sustainable Agriculture, Considerations for China Agricultural Research, Results of the SUCCESS Project, International Symposium Chinese Villages and their Sustainable Future, University for Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences Vienna.

 

2005
DUMREICHER, Heidi; HUGHES, Michael; LEVINE, Richard, S.; LU, Hongyi; MATHER, Casey (2005): The Proto-Sustainable Chinese Village as the Generator of the Future Chinese City at the Congress UIA, Istanbul, Turkey.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; IVANCEANU, Ina; KOLB, Bettina; LEVINE, Richard, LU, Hongyi (2005): Sustainability Scenarios for Spatial Planning: Ideal or Real? In SCHRENK, Manfred (ed.): Real Models - Unreal World, Planning and Dealing with the Unpredictable, CORP Proceedings ISBN: 3-901673-12-1, Vienna, pp347-357.[download=pdf2]
DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2005): The Definition of Sustainability in the View of Social Science, Seven Chinese Villages and their Potential for a Sustainable Future, PLEA 2005, 22nd Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture, Beirut, Lebanon.[download=pdf1]
DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2005): Nachhaltigkeit von Gesundheitsprojekten in China - Heteronome Gesundheitsfaktoren, Internationales Gesundheitsforum: Die Ursprünge des Heilens, Bad Waltersdorf, Austria.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2005): Circles of Communication in Chinese Settlements, Public SUCCESS Posterpresentation, Jinma Hotel, Beijing, VR China.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2005): The Social Dimension of Sustainability - an Example from Chinese Settlements, Public SUCCESS Presentation, Jinma Hotel, Beijing, VR China.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2005): Sustainability Scenarios for Spatial Planning: Ideal or Real?,CORP 2005: Real Models - Unreal World, The Professional Approach to the Unexpected, University of Technology, Vienna.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2005): A Concept Leading to Strategies for Sustainability - the Example of Chinese Villages and Regions, 11th Annual International Sustainable Development Research Conference, Helsinki, Finland.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; LEVINE, Richard, S; LU Hongyi (2005): Chinese Villages - Chinese Cities: a Sustainability Approach. At the 2005 UIA Congress in Istanbul, Turkey.
KOLB, Bettina (2005): From Information to Knowledge: Portrait of Austrian Sustainability research: Chinese villages and their sustainable Future, SASS - Shanghai Academy for Social Sciences, Shanghai, VR China.
MASCHALEK, Ilse: (2005): The Impact of SUCCESS at Three Levels, Symposium Chinese Villages and their Sustainable Future, at Shanghai Academy for Social Sciences (SASS), Shanghai.
MASCHALEK, Ilse: (2005): Participatory Community Research, Poster presentation at European Community Psychology and the Mediterranean; Participation and relationship in the urban and regional context. Tools and Methodologies for local empowerment, Naples.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2005): From Organic Cultivation towards Sustainable Agriculture, An Ideal Concept - Considerations for China", at Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, Shanghai, VR China.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2005): From Organic Cultivation towards Sustainable Agriculture, An Ideal Concept - Considerations for China, International Conference on Sustainability, Jinma Hotel, China Agricultural University, Beijing, VR China.

 

2004

DUMREICHER, Heidi (2004): De la Recherche Scientifique à la Création Artistique: le Film "Au Commencement ètait le Regard" (Bady Minck) at the Conference: De la Connaissance des Paysages à l´action Paysagère´, Cémagref, Bordeaux, France.
DUMREICHER, Heidi (2004): Chinese Settlements and their Potential for Sustainability,Paper at the Conference Sustainability and Urban Growth in Developing Countries, Monte Verita, Ascona, Switzerland.
DUMREICHER, Heidi (2004): Project Presentation SUCCESS, Poster at ENCOS - 1st European Networks Conference on Sustainability in Practice, Berlin, Germany.
DUMREICHER, Heidi, KOLB, Bettina (2004): High Tech and High Touch in Chinese Settlements - Communication and Sustainability in the EU Project SUCCESS, CORP- Innovation and Technology as Driving Forces for Sustainable Urban & Regional Development, Vienna.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2004): Von der Information zum Wissen, ENCOS - 1st European Networks Conference on Sustainability in Practice, Berlin, Germany.
MASCHALEK, Ilse: (2004): Partizipation in der Nachhaltigkeitsforschung, Salzburger Armutskonferenz, conference proceedings, Salzburg.
MASCHALEK, Ilse: (2004): ENCOS - 1st European Networks conference on Sustainability in Practice, Project presentation SUCCESS, Berlin.

 

2003

DUMREICHER, Heidi (2003): Scientific process for the film: In the Beginning was the Eye at the Filmfestival Cannes 2003, France.
KOLB, Bettina (2003): Methods of photo interview, Presentation of the SUCCESS project in the Austrian Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry Environment and Water Management, Vienna.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2003): Agriculture and Sustainability, 2nd Conference of the EU-China Project SUCCESS in Xi´an, VR China.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2003): Agriculture in the Systemic Approach of SUCCESS, Austrian Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Vienna.

 

2002

DUMREICHER, Heidi; LEVINE, Richard,S.(2002): Sustainable Towns, XXI UIA Congress Berlin (Union Internationale des Architectes), Germany.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2002): Ways towards Sustainable Agriculture, Kick-off Meeting SUCCESS, Beijing, VR China.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2002): Agriculture - Interfaces - Interdependencies, Kick-off Meeting SUCCESS Pilot, St. Gilgen, Austria.

2001

DUMREICHER, Heidi (2001): Sustainability - A New Stream of Thought, International Academic Conference on Economic Globalisation and Pluralistic Development of National Culture, Kunming, VR China.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2001): Public Space as a Space for Living: Theses to the Quality of Town and City - an Objective Hermeneutic Approach to Urban Sustainability: Exploitation and Overexploitation in Societies Past and Present, IUAES intercongress, Göttingen, Germany.
DUMREICHER, Heidi (2001): Public participation - a Crucial Aspect of Urban Sustainability, Conference Exploitation and Overexploitation in Societies Past and Present, in: Göttingen, Germany.
PRÄNDL-ZIKA, Veronika (2001): New Activities for Farmers, at the Vienna Symposium Urban Sustainability in China, University of Vienna, Department for Sinology, Vienna

 

2000

DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2000): Seven theses on quality of town, on the Conference of Austrian sociologists - Sieben Thesen zur Qualität der Stadt. Öffentlicher Raum als Erlebensraum, in: In welcher Gesellschaft leben wir? Beiträge der Soziologie zum Selbstverständnis Österreichs am Übergang ins 21. Jahrhundert, Vienna, Abstractband: p. 28.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (2000): Öffentlicher Raum als Erlebensraum. Ein hermeneutischer Zugang zur Stadttheorie, Paper Presentation at Tagung Arbeitsgemeinschaft Objektive Hermeneutik, Frankfurt, Germany.
KOLB, Bettina (2000): Health promotion and sustainable city development, on the Conference of Austrian sociologists - Gesundheitsförderung und nachhaltige Stadtentwicklung - zwei "ressourcenschonende" Konzepte in Wien 2000, in: In welcher Gesellschaft leben wir? Beiträge der Soziologie zum Selbstverständnis Österreichs am Übergang ins 21. Jahrhundert, Vienna, Abstractband: p. 86.

1999

DUMREICHER, Heidi; KOLB, Bettina (1999): Seven Theses on Town and City Qualities, Poster at Symposium Cities and Settlements at the Conference: Nature Society History, Long Term Dynamics of Social Metabolism, Vienna.
DUMREICHER, Heidi (1999): Moderation of the panel discussion "Tourismus im Nationalpark: Problem oder Partner" Anders Reisen, Eco+Culture, Vienna.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; ZAKRAVSKY, Katharina (1999): Fernsehlandschaft gegen Stadtlandschaft. Studiokonfrontation. Studiocity, Vienna, 19.2.1999.
DUMREICHER, Heidi; LEVINE, Richard S. (1999): The Sustainable City-Region of the Future; "the Westbahnhof-Example". University of Vienna.
DUMREICHER, Heidi (1999): Spaces to Live, in: The Sustainable City. A Hermeneutical Sequential Analysis, Vienna.
KOLB, Bettina (1999): Forschung als interdisziplinärer Prozess, (Research as an interdisciplinary process), Presentation: Ein urbanes Nachhaltigkeitsprojekt, Planungswerkstatt Wien, Vienna.

 

1998

KOLB, Bettina (1998): Projektunterstützungsstrukturen für gesundheitsfördernde Projekte im Rahmen des Wiener Gesundheitsförderungsplans "Gesundheit planen für die Stadt" (Infrastructure for health promoting activities. Project of the Viennese plan for health promotion), Vienna.

 

1997

DUMREICHER, Heidi (1997): Uto ergo sum. The Change from Products to Services in the Public Domain, Facilitator at the panel discussion: Die Schwerkraft der Häuser, Architekturforum Oberösterreich, Vienna.

 

1996

DUMREICHER, Heidi (1996): An Urban Sustainability Project, Paper at the Conference INTA, Cairo, Egypt.
DUMREICHER, Heidi (1996): Nachhaltige Stadt - eine Stadt mit Zukunft (Am Beispiel des Wiener Westbahnhofes). Österreichische Statistische Gesellschaft, Vienna.