People want more say in how their city is built, and how to protect creative spaces. Clusters, in tech as well as art and design, are fuelling our micro-business economy. So can we, or should we, keep them safe from development? How can people have more of a say in their spaces? Does resistance mean you’re against development?
Reflecting on global and local case studies we’re going to examine models for creating sustainable spaces for a sharing economy. Can this help us build cities of the future that are happier? And does it mean our local authorities will have to change to keep up with the mood?