Way of Work

Wow Shaping Society is all about knowledge sharing. Working together with partners in the fields of built environment and logistics along 8 areas of expertise.

Innovate to keep cities and places accessible for everybody. Designing attractive, safe and liveable places. Tackling logistic challenges caused by modern trends and developments.

Together we work on the exchange of knowledge and skills between industry, government, society and education. By doing so, we aim for state of the art education in order to deliver top students to our industry.

Browse through the areas of expertise and projects or visit the NHTV or Shaping Society websites, linked below:

2nd Y4PT Global Transport Hackathon Dubai

BUas is member of the Y4PT (Youth for Public Transport) network. Y4PT's aim is to promote the active participation of young professionals on transport and mobility issues at all levels. Y4PT connects cities, public transport organizations, professionals and a broad network of young professionals with different expertise from all over world.

Minor Retrofitting the sprawled city - Calgar

On a yearly basis the four best students of the minor 'Retrofitting the sprawled city' leave to our partner city Calgary to rethink the car oriented grid structure of the city under supervision of lecturer Paul van de Coevering or Ineke Spape. Each year the group of students take on a different challenge related to rethinking Calgary!

Fresh Brains in Eindhoven!

Collaborate and share knowledge in an innovative way was put central in the ambitions of the FreshBrains week in Eindhoven. Students in Mobility from both BUas as well as Hasselt University challenged themselves with topics on ‘urbanism and pedestrians’. They presented their result for the commissioning party the city of Eindhoven.

1st Y4PT International Hackathon Moscow

NHTV is member of the Y4PT (Youth for Public Transport) network. Y4PT's aim is to promote the active participation of young professionals on transport and mobility issues at all levels. Y4PT connects cities, public transport organisations, professionals and a broad network of young professionals with different expertise from all over world.

FreshBrains in action in Germany

How to promote a cycling culture into a starting cycling city in Germany? That was the question the German Ministry of Transport asked to BUas's professorship Mobility Management. Fresh First Years Brains went to Germany, together with professor Ineke Spapé, to advice the German City of Kassel on how to improve their city for cyclists!

A grip on contemporary urban challenges

How to inspire students for their domain of study and how to introduce them to the contemporary challenges cities face worldwide regarding Built Environment or Logistics? Togerther with our partners abroad each educational program of our academy organizes an excursion to a city in the second year. London calling for Spatial Development students!

Overview of where our students go for their internship!

Gaining experience in a professional context is important during education as well as fun! This GIS-map provides an overview of all intern and graduation positions in the domains of Built Environment and Logistics for the last 5 years.

WOW partners

Partners

Our academy operates in a broad network of partners to create an inspiring learning environment for our students. Want to meet them? Head over to our "partners section"

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