Countermeasure for vacant houses problem in city central of OME—Utilization of network analysis for regenerate vacant houses.

Junko Kunihiro delivered a lecture at international workshop of Tokyo Metropolitan University and Kasetsart University of Thailand. She talked about situation of regeneration in city central of OME, using evaluation of vacant houses by network analysis, provided by hclab. 27th Jul. 2016 (wed) 10:00-12:00 会 場: 青梅織物工業協同組合会館2階 Theme: Countermeasure for vacant houses in city central of OME—Utilization of network analysis for regenerate vacant houses. lecturer : Junko Kunihiro (hclab. / Ome City Town Manager)

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Rebuilding a city center in outskirt of Tokyo, with street network analysis

Junko Kunihiro delivered a lecture at a study trip program of National University of Singapore, Urban planning Division. hclab. analyzed site location property and relationship with existing stores for each vacant stores in city center of Ome. Based on the result of these analysis,  Ome city center management team used them as a reference to determine the priority of effective measures for rebuilding city center.  She introduced utilization of network analysis as an example for town management process. Students, majored in urban planning, took strong interests in method of street network analysis, the reason for malfunctioning real-estate market system of local city to come into existence.  There were vigorous questioning […]

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Symposium: “Experiments in “Time Distance Map”

  20th Sep. 2014 16:30 – 19:00 From the period of high economic growth, Kohei Sugiura, famous graphic designer, has been impinging on graphic design all over the world and visual communication, and was particularly noted for his success in graphic design. Hitoshi Watanabe of Waseda university will hold symposium for publish of his book “Experiments in “Time Distance Map”. In this symposium, Kohei Sugiura, hclab and Yoshikazu Nango (Sociologist) are invited to discuss and enrich our understanding for his works. Symposium: “Experiments in “Time Distance Map” brochure (.pdf) hclab. digitize “Time Distance Map”, which is one of most popular masterpiece of Kohei Sugiura and also re-examine the accuracy of his […]

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workshop for “Arata Isozaki SORALIS”

Architect Arata Isozaki has been involved with large-scale city planning projects since the 1960s, and is currently working on the outline of Zhengzhou, a rapidly growing city in China’s Henan Province. This exhibition presents not only a retrospective of his work, but also looks at what cities ought to be like in the future. The interactive format of the show includes workshops, discussions, and presentations. hclab. will hold workshop about Zhengzhou city @NTT Intercommunication Center. 4F Tokyo Opera City Tower. In this workshop, we will develop software for analyze street network in cities, and also develop indexes for evaluating cities. Date:January 15 – february 8, 2014 Place: NTT Intercommunication Center. […]

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