A conversation between Maarten Hajer and Mark Brearly about the basis of a viable city.
In this podcast you will hear a conversation between Mark Brearly, lead designer of the IABR–Atelier Brussels, that focuses on productivity, and Maarten Hajer, chief curator of IABR–2016–THE NEXT ECONOMY. Brearly and Hajer speak about trust, to them a central element in making productive, sustainable and inclusive cities. The conversation was recorded by Arif Kornweitz and refers to the article Trust in the City. In it, Hajer writes: ‘Trust takes years to build, seconds to break and forever to fix. It is incredibly difficult to win and to keep. And yet in the next economy, trust is the basis of a viable city.’