Day 1 – Site visit @ Belval

Sites visite and case studies at Esch-Belval

Conversion of industrial wasteland to an urban neighbourhood with the most modern university campus in Europe, situated in the South of Luxembourg, close to the French border

  • Drive across the residential area Belval-Nord, the Belval-Parc and the Square Mile,
    arrival at the Massenoire in the City of Sciences
  • Introduction to the conversion project Belval and visit of the exposition Belval&More
    Jean-Goedert, city architect Esch-sur-Alzette (retired), expert tour guide at Fonds Belval
    Thomas Rau, head of department Planning/Iinfrastructure, Agora
  • Administrative building / Bâtiment administratif
    Thomas Weckerle, Bruck + Weckerle Architekten
  • House of Humanities and Social Sciences / Maison des Sciences Humaines
    Tatiana Fabeck, Fabeck Architectes
  • House of Knowledge / Maison du Savoir
    Christian Bauer, CBA Christian Bauer & Associés
  • Train station / Gare “Belval-Université”
    Jim Clemes, Atelier d’Architecture et de Design Jim Clemes