#SSS8 tweetroll

Courtesy largely of Dr Kerstin Sailer @kerstinsailer, here is a #SSS8 hashtag tweetroll for the 8th International Space Syntax Symposium in Santiago de Chile…

Ben Paul
neuarchitects Ben Paul
@Tim_Stonor new .net site looks great and #SSS8 sounds fascinating, plus Santiago sunshine too…it’s a win win.
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
To engage with historical research, detailed spatial descriptions and a new focus on particularities is needed – Sam Griffiths at #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
How to arrange formal and informal learning spaces in schools and create a design brief with #SpaceSyntax – Heitor and Pinto at #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Interesting methodological considerations of visibility and permeability by Daniel Koch at #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Intelligibility is the relation between the local perceptually available and the cognitive whole (Peponis) #interface #cognition #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
To engage with design, we cannot just do research, this is lazy. We need to clarify principles for architects to apply. Peponis at #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
‘Space Syntax is about empowering intuition with knowledge’ – Peponis at #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
According to Peponis interface is not only social, but about wider spatial relations and the integrity of the architectural object #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
John Peponis asks Bill Hillier to rewrite chapter 2 of ‘Social Logic of Space’ to include a more powerful definition of interface #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Sonit Bafna suggests a generic imaginitive function of buildings similarly to generic social function at #SSS8 to describe buildings
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Thought-provoking keynote by John Peponis on interface as spatial relation and how to bring design back in #SSS8pic.twitter.com/NYT2jlck
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Though Kourkoulas & Kokkinou are explaining their projects well, I’m afraid I sometimes fail to get architectural reasoning #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
‘Luxury is not in the material but in the spaces’ – beautiful design projects presented by Chilean architect Sebastian Irarrazaval at #SSS8
Gernot Stangl
GernotStangl Gernot Stangl
Hello #SSS8, have a look at goo.gl/lzXio, I’ll join you at SSS9
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Looking forward to a promising last day of talks at #SSS8 – specifically going to see papers by Peponis, Heitor, and Bafna.
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
The power over the interface of interactions in the workplace is in the hand of the mover. Daniel Koch at #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Really fascinated by study of strong programmes in hospitals by Koch and Steen at #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Top 2 predictors of walking in cities are dense residential areas and short distance to next grocery store (<440m). Anne Moudon at #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
People interact with environment in 3 ways: exposure, access, use. Anne Moudon talking about linking behaviour & environment at #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Discovered that talk by Helme et al from @Aedas on ‘layout generation’ disappeared from #SSS8 programme. Pity! Would have loved to see.
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Seattle Public Library also topic of talk by Zook and Bafna on tomorrow’s programme of #SSS8 – looking forward to!
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
More great talks at #SSS8 yesterday: @Ruth_C_Dalton & Hoelscher on wayfinding in the Public Library Seattle. Seems difficult building.
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
More great talks at #SSS8 yesterday: Ferguson et al from@Space_Syntax on origin destination modelling and agents.
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Preparing for paper presentation later today at #SSS8 on ‘Generative office building’ co-authored with @WeAreSpacelab
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
RT @alanpenn Daniel Koch & Jesper Steen look at hospitals as work environments – the role of space in organisation theory #SSS8
Tim Stonor
Tim_Stonor Tim Stonor
@kerstinsailer Pls keep tweeting! Others like @alanpenn are tweeting too but not using hashtag #SSS8 – maybe a general announcement? 😉
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
@Tim_Stonor I thought you’d be joining us in Santiago! I feel a bit lonely tweeting from #SSS8
Tim Stonor
Tim_Stonor Tim Stonor
Following @kerstinsailer‘s tweets from 8th #SpaceSyntaxSymposium in Santiago de Chile #SSS8 – wish I was there!
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Local sweet speciality in Chile: ‘manjar’. Nom nom nom. #SSS8pic.twitter.com/uSsI3zbD
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Fascinating comparison of Brasilia and Chandigarh by Fred de Holanda. Chandigarh has repetitive and uninformative configuration #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
2/2 Four types of cities (Bill Hillier): 3. Non-differentiated eg Beijing F-B-. 4. Strong structural continuity eg New Orleans F+B+ #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
1/2 Four types of cities (Bill Hillier): 1. democratic grid eg Manhattan F-B+. 2. Organic cities like London F+B-. #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Cities seem to come in four types: strong foreground (F+) and strong background (B+), F+ B-, F- B+, F- B- according to Bill Hillier #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Inspiring keynote by Bill Hillier comparing structure of cities regarding relative strength of foreground and background networks #SSS8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Wonderful conference setting in Santiago de Chile #SSS8 – really want to take campus plus sunshine home to London.pic.twitter.com/w5G6dnSt
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
Architects mostly differentiate by style and aesthetics, whereas #SpaceSyntax offers a unique process and concern for social aspects #SSS8
Pablo Fuentes Flores
pcfuente Pablo Fuentes Flores
Hoy a las 19:00 hrs., en Casa Central de la @ucatolica, se realiza el acto de apertura del 8° Simposio de Space Syntax #sss8
Kerstin Sailer
kerstinsailer Kerstin Sailer
On my way to Santiago de Chile for #SSS8 – looking forward to meeting new people, hearing inspiring talks, plus sunshine and red wine, too.

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