July 18 Lee Kuan Yew 18:15 - 19:15 | Wellbeing, Creativity
Memory Space. Who and What Should the City Remember?
A city is shaped by its history, both in its days of glory and hardships. There are many urban memory practices that keep the memories of people and events alive: from traditional monuments and plaques to museums. Besides official monuments, many cities have spontaneous memorials initiated by citizens, like the Wall of Tsoy in Moscow.
- What should the city remember?
- Who and in what way should create regulations for memory preservation?
- How are the grassroots initiatives formed?
- In what ways should the city help its citizens remember?
- What could be the formats of the public memory in the future?