Mapping, Big Data, Civic Tech… What Role does Digitalization Play for Urban Commons?

Panel Discussion

08.06.2017; 6.30 pm;  Georg Simmel Zentrum, Mohrenstraße 41, Berlin Mitte

In the panel the potential of digitalization for commoning is being critically reflected and questioned. The central question is, to what extend  the connection of digital data and people lead to new ways of commoning and potentially make these more mainstream?


  • Adrien Labaeye, Urban Researcher Urban Commons and Mapping, Berlin
  • Konrad Braun, Architect, Openberlin 
  • Nils Grube, Geographer, Leerstandsmelder
  • Martin Schwegmann, UCG, moderation

Key Speaker

Prof. Marian Dörk – Urban Complexity Lab, FH PotsdamAdrien Labaeye, Urban Researcher Urban Commons and Mapping, BerlinKatalin Gennburg, Speaker for urban development, tourism and smart cities of the left party in the Berlin state parliament