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City Brand Management: private or public? The choice is yours!

City branding is a new area still adjusting. Setting up an efficient strategy may be tricky. Some cities choose to do it internally; others create city brands through an external body. 381 more words

Urban Planning

Smart quotes for city-makers

The two elements the traveller first captures in the big city are extra human architecture and furious rhythm. Geometry and anguish.  Federico Garcia Lorca… 137 more words


My first poll

We’ve been spending a lot of time staring at maps lately and looking into all sorts of places for future travel plans and potential places to get future work. 86 more words

No city is an island

A brief by Tamara Guirao, CAAC coordinator

Cooperation has become, in EU jargon, an unavoidable word. At the same time, together with the progression made by cohesion policy, the urban dimension has turned the hottest point in the European agenda. 363 more words

Territorial Cooperation

4 reasons why places are competing

A brief by Elise Baudelet, junior expert in territorial marketing at the CAAC

Cities around the world are competing because their external environment leads them, whether they like it or not, to enter the competition, driven by several reasons, among them: 311 more words

Atlantic Area

What do you know about the Blue Ocean strategy? (1)

A brief by Elise Baudelet, junior expert in territorial marketing at CAAC

Despite its wavy name, the Blue Ocean Strategy (BOS) has nothing maritime, as it refers to a positioning approach in marketing. 263 more words

Urban Planning

Property Values and Crossrail

A few years ago Crossrail Ltd commissioned a study into the regeneration benefits of the scheme. Consultants estimated that Crossrail could add £5.5 billion in value to residential and commercial real estate between 2012 and 2021. 337 more words

Transport Planning