Project roadmap

ASSET is built around a diverse programme of activities and events taking place across the Eurodelta region and involving experts and students. 

Meet & Learn

Monthly webinars open to everyone

ASSET will also run monthly 'Meet and Learn' webinars to explore the topic of the Circular Built Environment in more detail.

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Timeline

 Nov 
2023

Project Start 
ASSET project is approved as a small-scale Interreg NWE project, which signals the official start date of the project.

 Feb-Apr 
2024

TU Delft Studio Course: Spatial Strategies for the Global Metropolis

Masters Urbanism students are tasked to conduct a region design consisting of developing a vision and strategy with spatial interventions at different spatial levels within North-West Europe. The results of the studio will be inspiration for a) design principles & b) building blocks of a future strategy and action plan for the ASSET project.

Apr-Aug 
2024

RWTH Aachen Course: Transforming City Regions Masters Module II 

Transforming City Regions Masters' module, Integrated Project II: Evolution of functional urban areas, focuses on the city scale using the study case of Haven -city in Amsterdam. Tasks will include: conceptualising circularity, implement circularity into the development, and strategically integrate social, economic and cultural elements.

 17-21 Jun 
2024

ASSET on tour

Project partners will travel together to all partner cities and regions, covering best practices, moderated discussions with local stakeholders where partners will share their CBE ambitions, policies, spatial claims of CE and challenges, and discuss the potential for interregional collaboration to create synergies.

 8-10 Jul 
2024

Summer school

3-day course hosted by Circular Built Environment Hub at the TU Delft that focuses on the Eurodelta and its potential to contribute to the transition to a circular built environment – open to students (BSc and MSc), PhD candidates, and professionals (architects, urban planners, policy makers).

 Aug 
2024

Circular Atlas

Online opensource database that will accommodate case studies across the material, component, building, neighbourhood, city and regional scale derives from best practices provided and analyzed by project partners specifically city/regions.

 Sep-Nov 
2024

Local & Regional Workshops

City and regional partners will organize workshops where relevant stakeholders (urban planners, policymakers, industry representatives, NGOs, CE and logistics experts, and networks) will be invited. The workshops will be designed and moderated by an external advisor (BVR) who will be present in all workshops.

 Nov 2024 - 
Mar 2025

RWTH Aachen Course: Transforming City Regions Masters Module III + Research Module

3rd module of the Transforming City Regions Masters program offered by RWTH Aachen – called Integrated Project III: Networked Urban Systems in Europe. It will run in the winter semester of 2024-2025. More information will be provided.

 Nov 
2024

Next Generation Podium

An online Hack-a-ton organized by the Association of Deltametropolis (VDM), in which students from different universities of the Eurodelta - and beyond - can participate to explore the spatial challenges of circularity (in the built environment), and to inspire with new ideas for a circular city/region/Eurodelta and interregional cooperation.

 2-4 April 
2025

ASSET Seminar

3-day work seminar in which project partners and associate partners, based on the insights from the previous activities, draw up a strategy on interregional collaboration, to accelerate the transition towards a circular built environment.

 May 
2025

ASSET Conference

The final conference of the ASSET project will take place in Brussels to disseminate and share the results of the ASSET project and sign agreement of further cooperation to ensure awareness and commitment between local, regional and national authorities, targeting also representatives from the EU, Benelux, France and Germany.