II International Conference Cities  For All - Tallinn For All.

Mobility.  26.05-27.05.2011. Radisson Blu (Rävala Puiestee 3)



May 26, 2011  workshop Cities  For All - Tallinn For All. Radisson Blu (room: Hansa 2-3)

Presentations on the results of Cities  For All - Tallinn For All working groups

10.00-10.15     Ilona Gurjanova – summary about the project Cities  For All - Tallinn For All

10.15-11.00     2-3 presentations of the working groups by Kalle Pabut, Francesc Aragall

ACCESSIBILITY. Difficult access to sites. Engineering and designing the solutions to ensure accessibility. Gulliver map - Reena Rist, Katrin Kobolt, Merike Saks

Accessibility analysis and solution offers of old city - Triin Valk

Accessibility analysis and solution offers of Ülemiste City - Deli Trestip 


11.00-12.00     3 presentations of the working groups by Kristjan Mändmaa, Hannes Seeberg, Julia Cassim, Norman Orro

INFORMATION DESIGN, WAYFINDING. Incomplete information system and labelling of objects.

Graphics for links, information and sign system.

Bus-stop problems - Norman Orro, Ivari Lipp, Daniel Kotsjuba, Hardi Niilo
Problems in buses - Kristi Rummel, Ronald Pihlapson, Ott Metusala, Karmen Heinmaa
Alternative working spaces - Toom Tragel, Johan Kallas, Birgit Pulk

12.00-12.45     lunch


12.45-13.30     Presentation of the working group by Fabien Combe, Avril Accolla

Lack of social design, insecure and inconvenient existing infrastructure. New or improved products designed to fit public urban space. Services and products which could help blind people and foreign people to situate themselves in the town. 

Fabien Barrero, Jean Baptiste Bru, Camille Tricoire and Jo-Anne Kowalski and Valentine Henry.

13.30-14.30     discussion

Limited seats, registration needed: edl@edl.ee

17.00-19.00   reception at Estonian Design House (Kalasadama 8)

20.00 dinner at restaurant Komeet (Solaris centre) - with registration


May 27, 2011   Conference – Mobility. Radisson Blu (room: Hansa 2-3)


09.30-09.45     Welcome coffee/tea

09.45-09.55     Ilona Gurjanova (President of EAD, Estonia) introduction

09.55-10.15     Finn Petren (President of EIDD Design For All, Sweden) greetings from EIDD Design For All Europe

10.15-10.45    Christian Guellerin (President of Cumulus). Training people to design Cities for All.  

10.45-11.30     Rama Gheerawo (Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design at the Royal College of Art, UK). Keynote: On the Move: how good mobility can create community.

11.30-12.00     Claude Arnaud (Director of Veolia Transport in Rhône-Alpes region, France). The role of design for the public transports customers.


12.00-12.15     coffee, tea


12.15-12.45    Jarmo Tuisk (Head of Department for Technology and Innovation, Ministry of Economy and Communication) Electromobility in Estonia– quantum leap to unknown? 

12.45-13.15   Veronika Egger (Designer, is-design GmbH, Austria). Mobility Impairment and Pedestrian Flow Simulations – a research study.

13.15-13.45   Eric Rhinn (design manager of Avant Première Design. France). About the design process for public transports in Saint-Etienne.

13.45-14.15     lunch


14.15-14.45     Hanna-Leena Rissanen (Architect, Interior Architect, Finnish Federation of the Visually Impaired, Finland). Future Public Transport For All. Usability and accessibility in station areas in Finland.

14.45-15.15     Fabien Combe (Designer, St Etienne, Cite du Design, France)

A tramway network transport system to supply shops in the town centre of Saint-Etienne. A trike dealing with utopics urban sports.

15.15-16.30     panel with Julia Cassim, Francesc Aragall, Finn PetrenAvril Accolla, Kristjan Mändmaa, Kalle Pabut, Villu Urban, Roger O'Keeffe


moderator: Pete Kercher (Ambassador of EIDD Design For All)

17.30-19.00  Excursion in Old Town (by bus). The start in front of Radisson Blu (Rävala 3) 17.30.

20.00  Dinner at Alter Ego (with registration)


Registration: edl@edl.ee till May 25. Contact: Ilona Gurjanova +372 55573687 www.edl.ee

Registration fee for 2 days: 35 EUR (including lunch)

Eesti Disainerite Liit / Estonian Association of Designers.

Kalasadama 8, 10145 Tallinn ESTONIA

Swedbank 1120185723 IBAN: EE302200001120185723, SWIFT/BIC: HABAEE2X.

Ask for the information about hotels and invoice if necessary.


EIDD Design For All Europe general assembly

May 28, 10.00             Radisson Blu (Rävala Puiestee 3, Hamburg)

May 29, 10.00             BOARD MEETING Estonian Design House (Kalasadama 8)