Consortium Partners

(in alphabetical order)

AKKA Architects

AKKA Architects, founded in 2012 by Stephanie Akkaoui Hughes, is an architecture and design studio specialized in designing spaces that promote creativity, collaboration, and development. The expertise is based on developing interventions such as furniture design, interior renovation, and architectural renovation. In order to turn them in new constructions for urban design and regional planning.


The BNSP is the Professional Association of Dutch Urbanists and Planners. It is a platform for meeting, developing, networking, educating and supporting spatial professionals. The BNSP unites urban and planning companies, governmental organizations, individual members, young professionals and students. Activities are for example: professional meetings and excursions, lectures and masterclasses, pilots, an annual congres and partnerships with other professional societies.

The BNSP is represented in our organization by Bert Harmelink of Reuring Advies and Elma van Beek of Bureau Maris.

Reuring advies is a senior consultant specialized in spatial development, project management and urban planning. Reuring Advies approaches projects in progress primarily from the themes of ‘participation process’ and ‘sustainability’.

The core business of Bureau Maris is urban and landscape design. Having experts in city planning, landscape architecture and civil engineering, Bureau Maris works for governments as well as property developers. Besides design, their consultancy includes technology and management, and is always focused on plans which are sustainable, creative and realistic.

IAA Urban Design & Landscape

IAA Urban Design & Landscape Dynamic, young and venturous firm for urban design, planning. and landscape. Part of IAA architects, a full-service agency with offices in Enschede and Amsterdam. Their strength lies in complex, knowledge-intensive tasks, with care, education, reuse, and sustainability. The team consists of 75 dedicated and enthusiastic employees that design and advice in the fields of architecture, interior design, and urban design & landscape.


IMOSS is a design and consultancy firm specialized in urban planning, landscape and the public domain. They offer effective solutions for spatial challenges to both government/cities and businesses. Creative and realistic. IMOSS develops spatial plans in conjunction with a strategy on realization or development. With their pragmatic approach, they will help you realize your ambitions. They work quickly, carefully and accurately.


NOHNIK is a multidisciplinary design agency for architecture and landscape architecture. Their projects represent a unique combination of multiple design backgrounds which form the basis for integral solutions in complex projects. They are motivated by the intrinsic qualities of a place, its users and inhabitants. This provides realistic tailor made solutions on multiple scale levels. In their projects, a sustainable approach forms the base for every successful result.


OTO works on the cities and landscapes of tomorrow. The working method of OTO is characterized by a combination of experimenting, pragmatics, research and design. Their work varies from concrete spatial designs to design research and spatial strategy for cities and landscapes. OTO provides solutions on climate adaptation, energy transition, ecology, circular economy, health and sustainable mobility.


OverMorgen is a consultancy firm that works on a sustainable living environment with an integrated approach on area development and the energy transition. They provide process-, project- and program- management in combination with data analysis, sustainability, financial management, co-creation and participation.

Posad Maxwan

Posad Maxwan are urban designers who work to create healthy, sustainable, smart cities. They achieve this through research, strategy, design and implementation. At PosadMaxwan they work with clients who are open to exploring new pathways. Posad Maxwan helps them by showing them what a clean, healthy city looks like and what they can do today to move toward that goal.

Space & Matter

Space&Matter is a studio for spatial design and concept development. With an integrated design approach they design and develop buildings and neighbourhoods that foster close knit communities and have a positive impact on our planet. Space&Matter creates urban development strategies; make online platforms; and even initiate new business ventures. They focus on improving the built environment and promoting a cohesive society.