Tina Saaby

Lectures | Cork and Copenhagen

Friday 18:30 and Saturday 15:00

We are delighted to announce two lectures by Tina Saaby.

Tina Saaby was the Chief City Architect of Copenhagen from September 2010 until December 2018.

She inspires, facilitates, advises, and coaches politicians and the city administration.

Her responsibility has been to help define architectural guidelines and visions in developing the city based on The City of Copenhagen’s Architectural Policy. As the Chief City Architect, Tina Saaby supported the agenda of developing a sustainable and liveable city by engaging in the creation of a resilient strategic framework for future city development and also by facilitating a dialogue about how to rethink the processes of this development.

Tina Saaby graduated from The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture in 1997 and has more than 20 years of professional experience designing and managing projects partly as partner of Witraz Architects and as Vice President of the Danish Architects ì Association.

During her career Tina Saaby has lectured internationally and served as a jury member on several architectural competitions.

In her work she has a deep interest in how to combine the development of a sustainable and liveable city with a high quality of life. It is important to her to develop communities and spaces that facilitate and prioritise everyday life. Tina Saaby supports the agenda of developing a city for people by engaging in the creation of a strategic framework for future city development.

Lecture | Transforming Copenhagen
Tina Saaby Speaks Out
Location: Cork Centre for Architectural Education, Douglas Street, Cork T12 AD7R
Time: Friday 5th October | 18:30

Lecture | Copenhagen and Cork
Lessons from Copenhagen Urban Design in a Cork City Context, with introduction by John Hegarty.
Expect these talks and discussion to take place over 2 hours.
A Nano Nagle Place Event for Open House
Location: Conference Space, Nano Nagle Place, Douglas Street, Cork T12 X70
Time: Saturday 5th October | 15:00

Accessibility: wheelchair accessible

Tina’s Talks are supported by:

Nano Nagle Place

Pedersen Focus

RIAI Southern Region

Save Cork City