The Intelligent Community Forum (ICF), based in New York, has named the 2013 Top 7 Intelligent Communities of the Year 2012, Tallinn has been listed in a ranking of the most intelligent communities, reports Tallinn.ee, referring to intelligentcommunity.org.
… “Tallinn, Estonia: Estonia saw a major boom from 2004 to 2007, as loan capital poured in from Scandinavian countries. But when the financial crisis came, it hit Estonia and its principal city of Tallinn very hard. Yet beneath the froth, Tallinn has put into place the foundations of ICT-based growth that is generating a strong comeback. ” …
1st – 3rd of February 2013 in Tallinn, Estonia.
The organizers invite you: “Come to the conference where the real change starts! We will make a Clean World plan. A realistic, simple, quick action plan to move towards the Clean Planet. We are waiting participants from all over the world who want to change the world towards Clean Planet. We’ll have inspiring speeches from people around the world who have made the change! We’ll have lot of discussions and teamwork sessions. And of course we’ll have lots of fun together.” More here: letsdoitworld.org
Exhibition: “Universalsprachen” (Universal Languages) 08 Jan 2013 – 01 Feb 2013, Berlin
Opening on Monday, 07 Jan 2013, from 18 hrs. Contemporary art at the Atrium (“Lichthof”) of Humboldt-University, Unter den Linden 6, 10117 Berlin.
With works of epidemiC/Franco Berardi, Vera Buhß, Yoonhee Kim, EunHee Lee, Magma, Milovan DeStil Marković, Otto Neurath, Ben Patterson, Mike Ruiz, Daniel Salomon, Edward Tufte, from Estonia Ivar Veermäe (http://www.ivarveermae.com/). Opening performance by Olof Olsson. Curated by Yasmin Meinicke.
16th January 2013, 21:30 hrs Brandenburger Tor, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
With young designers from the Baltic countries.
Among the three designers is Kätlin Kaljuvee from Tallinn.
Also Agne Kuzmickaite (Lituavia) and Ingrida Zabere (Lettland) show their new collections.