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Markus Otto

Brandenburgische Technische Universität
Participates in 1 Session

(*1957) studied architecture and urban planning at the Technical University in Darmstadt / Germany and in Delft / Netherlands. After graduating, he worked in architectural offices in Darmstadt and Saarbrücken. In 1992 he founded the office for architecture and urban planning in Saarbrücken, and from 1995 together with Uwe Lück as a partner. The focus of the office was the refurbishment and conversion of listed industrial, administrative and residential buildings. The urban planning focus was on urban development planning, framework planning, village renewal planning and development planning for industrial wastelands. At the same time, Markus Otto volunteered in initiatives for the preservation of industrial monuments of the Saarland, in particular for the Völklingen Ironworks and the Alte Schmelz in St. Ingbert.

From 1992 to 1996 Markus Otto was a research assistant at the Chair of Design Engineering + Design at Professor Nicolas Fritz, University of Kaiserslautern. The focus of the work was on the valorization of industrial buildings and the revitalization of industrial wasteland, this in cooperation with the Chair of Urban Planning of Professor Albert Speer.

In 1998 Markus Otto was appointed to the field of work buildings, planning in industrial landscapes and design at the University of Applied Sciences Lausitz in Cottbus, now Brandenburg Technical University Cottbus-Senftenberg.

In 2001, the german-Polish Institute for New Industrial Culture INIK GmbH was founded in Cottbus, Wroclaw and Saarbrücken, of which Markus Otto was the managing director for many years. Markus Otto led numerous scientific projects in the field of revitalization of industrial wastelands and industrial buildings as well as in urban planning.

Sessions in which Markus Otto participates

miércoles 31 agosto, 2022

Zona horaria: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Sessions in which Markus Otto attends

domingo 28 agosto, 2022

Zona horaria: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
5:00 PM
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM | 2 hours

Join the conference organisers and TICCIH board members for a welcome cocktail and some festive words of introduction, in the former forge of the École technique de Montréal, founded in 1909, now part of the Université du Québec à Montréal campus.

miércoles 31 agosto, 2022

Zona horaria: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
3:15 PM
3:15 PM - 5:00 PM | 1 hour 45 minutos

This tour offers an excursion on a privatized deck of Montreal's bateau-mouche; a playful guided tour that takes in some of the city's industrial landmarks from the St. Lawrence River.The tour is priced to cover additional costs; the fee includes access to the bateau-mouche, the tour and a drink.Departure will be on foot from the conference venue; boarding is at 3:45 p.m. at the l...

viernes 2 septiembre, 2022

Zona horaria: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
6:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM | 3 hours

Come and share the good times of the congress and celebrate your scientific and professional discoveries in a former fruit jam factory, Usine C, built in 1913 and transformed at the end of the 1970s into a place for creation and dissemination.Discover Montreal's gastronomy thanks to an exceptional caterer. Learn about Montreal's musical heritage and the history of the industrial district that brought it to life. Then hear and experience Quebec's musical tradition as you are carried ...