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Digital Double
Research Seminar
Practical Information

Research Seminar

In this seminar, we will explore and question the status of digital doubles/ digital twins in architecture and urbanism. We will have  presentations by Anna Font, Trevor Patt, Iacopo Neri, Darío Negueruela and Lucía Jalón Oyarzun, each followed by a short reply by their respective digital doubles.  The seminar will end with a keynote lecture by Vahid Moosavi


14:30    Welcome and introduction

– Double 01 / And if the Urban were Small… Recasting the object of digital twin cities

Trevor Patt _ online double:  Sayjel Patel

– Double 02 / The digital twin as a geographical proportional model to plan cities through data and narratives

Iacopo Neri _ online double: Andrea Gorrini

– Double 03 / Projecting the Urban Past. Modal Machine Perception of the Roman Carnival

Darío Negueruela, Lucía Jalón _ online double: Arantzazu Luzarraga

– Double 04 /Lineages of the Oblique

Anna Font _ online double: Andrew Pringle

–   Round Table Discussion

18:00    Keynote: Vahid Moosavi

Practical Information

The research seminar will take place on the Central Campus of the University of Zurich and will be streamed via zoom. The event is open to everybody but registration is strongly recommended. For more details, please send us an email at: info(at)