Madison Tarella, Dounia Bousselami, Amélie Villevieille and others are enlisted in the challenge
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This challenge is open to students, startups and general interest actors worldwide
In Issy-les-Moulineaux, Altarea Cogedim is constructing the future eco-district “Issy Cœur de Ville”, a joint urban project spanning 100,000 m² right in the heart of the Hauts-de-Seine commune. Nestled near the metro and on the former Orange CNET site, this green, innovative urban center will reflect Altarea Cogedim’s broad range of expertise by combining various urban functions: housing, retail, cinema and public infrastructure scheduled for opening in 2022.
To bring this innovative vision to life, a 1,500-m² creative workshop will be built at the centre of this eco-district with the goal of becoming an icon for the city of Issy-les-Moulineaux.
This unique and creative workshop, a bustling and popular meeting place, aims to offer a new experience to meet the expectations of all users, residents, businesses, schools and associations.
By combining the best that real estate has to offer, the future space will respond to the evolving societal and technological challenges.
Whether you are a student, start-up, big group, cultural establishment, association, school/university, innovative project leader, artist, creative type... this ground-breaking approach is for you!
This collaborative design process is known as Open Design and helps create a new way to design unifying, innovative, multi-functional and jointly built spaces.
Alain Taravella, Founding President of Altarea Cogedim: “As a city contractor, I hope to reach out to entrepreneurs, big businesses, start-ups, students and all stakeholders with a general interest, and I would like to invite them to participate in our group’s Open Design approach. This new collaborative design method draws on collective intelligence to develop a strong design that will serve as the guiding principle of the site, located in the heart of Issy-les-Moulineaux. We thus consult with players from all walks of life and provide the most promising projects with the opportunity to develop in the future space”.
André SANTINI, former Minister, Issy-les-Moulineaux Mayor, Métropole du Grand Paris Vice-president : "Innovation is deeply rooted in Issy-les-Moulineaux's DNA. For its third eco-neighborhood, "Issy Cœur de Ville", the city of Issy-les-Moulineaux is expecting the emergence of a new place that corresponds with its vision of a smart city: open, creative and collaborative. This call for projects will enable the definition of a concept which is both distinguishing and pioneeing. Across 1500m², it will offer to the inhabitants, companies, schools & associations a way to exchange, discover, learn and experiment all while having fun and being in awe of the digital potential."
The primary objective is to be open to a broad portion of the general public, thanks to suitable pricing
accessible to local residents. We would like this space to reflect the goals of Altarea Cogedim and the city
of Issy-les-Moulineaux through 5 foundational pillars to guide your creativity and your innovations:
Would you like to recommend a solution, activity, experience or event for the site? Do you have a design or development idea?
Then we want to hear from you!
If you are inspired by the site’s goal, you can present one or more projects in line with the DNA of the place, for all or part of the site.
In order to help you imagine your project, here are some information about the building:
- The building is made of 3 floors: a ground floor, a 1st floor and a second floor
- Each floor measures approximately 500 square meters
- Th building has two terraces located at the first floor:
- One is accessible and open to your projects
- The other one is not accessible (no project required for this one)
- The building roof is not workable
In the “Resources” tab, you will find documents made available to help you develop your project.
To learn more about the Issy Cœur de Ville district, visit: www.issy-coeurdeville.com
The laureate(s) will be incorporated into the site planning and will receive support to implement their project, with a contribution to the structures, purchasing of services, equipment or solutions.
The final will be organised in June 2020 with both the Mayor of Issy-les-Moulineaux and the Founding President of Altarea Cogedim in attendance.
The 4 finalists from the 3 categories will present their project for their chance to win the Issy Open Design competition and to be included in the site’s plan!