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The Centre for Mobilities and Urban Studies (C-MUS) at Aalborg University is a trans-disciplinary research collaboration between mobility researchers from the Humanities Faculty, Social Science Faculty and the Engineering and Science Faculty at Aalborg University. In this blog you will find everything related to C-MUS.

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Master in Mobilities and Urban Studies

26.06.2013 • By C-MUS • C-MUS Newsfeed

Check out our new 2 year master programme in Mobilities & Urban Studies at the Department of Architecture, Design & Media Technology at Aalborg University in Denmark. The programme aims at educating students for a new, cross-disciplinary profession within mobilities that can contribute to handling the growing challenges facing society, businesses and individuals in relation to the development [...]

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New Mobile Lives Forum Video Conference on Mobilities Design

26.09.2014 • By Ole B Jensen • C-MUS Newsfeed, Mobilities Design Group

Here is a new video conference from the Mobile Lives Forum’s web site where I am explaining in a little more detail what I think about when speaking of ‘Mobilities Design’. Also I am addressing the ’3D city’ and mobilities by using a student group model of the Copenhagen Metro. So watch me go’ design [...]

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Første C-MUS Doktorforsvar

26.09.2014 • By Ole B Jensen • C-MUS Newsfeed, Mobilities Design Group

Doktorforsvar i Mobilitetsdesign Den 4. november 2014 kl. 13.00 forsvarer Professor, PhD, Ole B. Jensen sin afhandling ‘Staging Mobilities/ Designing Mobilities’. Afhandlingen er indleveret til forsvar for den Tekniske Doktorgrad ved det Teknisk-Naturvidenskabelige Fakultet på Aalborg Universitet. Bedømmelsesudvalget består af Professor John Urry, Lancaster University, Professor Rob Shields, University of Alberta og Professor Arne Remmen [...]

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MDG F14 #2 Designing Affective Atmospheres on the Move

16.12.2014 12:00 • By C-MUS • 

MDG F14 #2 Designing Affective Atmospheres on the Move Time: Tuesday December 16, 12-2PM Place: Rendsburggade 14, room 4.315 This seminar concerns atmospheres and mobilities design. It will include a paper presentation by Simon Wind and Ditte Bendix Lanng, as well as a round-table discussion on an operational approach to atmospheres in mobilities design. Abstract: [...]

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MDG F14 #1 Vision42: An MDG proposal for a design competition in New York

22.10.2014 12:00 • By C-MUS • 

MDG F14 #1 Vision42: An MDG proposal for a design competition in New York Time: Wednesday October 22, 12-2PM Place: Rendsburggade 14, room 4.531 A group of MDG members have devoted energy to participate in the re-design competition of 42nd Street in New York. At this seminar the proposal will be presented and discussed, as [...]

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BB14: Northern Jutland as International Flight Destination

03.12.2014 12:00 • By C-MUS • 

December 3: Northern Jutland as International Flight Destination Speaker: Post Doc Gunvor Larsen, Department of Architecture, Design and Media Technology, grla@create.aau.dk Abstract: More and more international guests travel to Aalborg and Northern Jutland through Aalborg Airport, but little is known about these travelers. This research explores who they are, why they choose to visit the [...]

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BB14: Mobilities History – what is it, and what could it be?

13.11.2014 12:00 • By C-MUS • 

November 13: Mobilities History – what is it, and what could it be? Speaker: Associate Professor Claus Lassen (claus@create.aau.dk), Department of Architecture, Design and Media Technology, AAU Abstract: This presentation is an open invitation to discuss how a scoped and focused theme of historic research within mobilities may be framed. The presentation is connected to [...]

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BB14: Mobilities Futures and the City

28.10.2014 12:00 • By C-MUS • 

October 28: Mobilities Futures and the City (MFC). Towards a reflexive methodology for urban planning in the mobile risk society Speaker: Professor Sven Kesselring (sven@plan.aau.dk), Department of Planning and Development, AAU Abstract: MFC is a research project on how it is possible to integrate different disciplines and rationalities about the future of urban mobility and [...]

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BB14: Blue sky matter: toward an (in-flight) understanding of the sensuousness of mobilities design

25.09.2014 12:00 • By C-MUS • 

September 25: Blue sky matter: toward an (in-flight) understanding of the sensuousness of mobilities design Speaker: Professor Ole B. Jensen, Department of Architecture, Design and Media Technology, obje@create.aau.dk (the presentation is based on a paper written with Professor Phillip Vannini and submitted to the special issue of Australian Geographer on Sensuous Mobilities) Abstract: In this [...]

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Tracking, Surveillance and the City - C-MUS seminar, May 9 2014

10.04.2014 • By Ole B Jensen • C-MUS Newsfeed

Center for Mobilties and Urban Studies (C-MUS) and the Research Cluster for Mobility and Tracking Technology (MoTT) in collaboration with the Center for STS, Aarhus University cordially invites you to a research seminar on; Tracking, Surveillance and the City Theme and background: Recent developments within surveillance technologies and their application in urban spaces necessitate new [...]

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Mobilities & Design Workshop (CeMore, Lancaster, UK), April 29-30 2014

28.03.2014 • By Ole B Jensen • C-MUS Newsfeed, Mobilities Design Group

C-MUS co-organizes a two-day conference on Mobilities and Design at the Center for Mobilities Research (CeMore), Lancaster University. For more information please check out the workshop link: http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/fass/events/mobilities-and-design/index.htm Kind regards Ole B. Jensen (co-organizer)

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