AuzoLab / Hibrilaldiak DSS2016EU
Agglomération Côte Basque Adour is an Iparralde (French Basque Country) organisation comprising five communes: Baiona, Anglet, Biarritz, Boucau and Bidart.
To create new representations/imaginaries of the Eurocity of Baiona-Donostia in order to improve its relationship with the environment.
Alfonso Sanchez Uzábal is a free software developer at Montera 34, a studio conducting research into the impact of free software and technology usage in group projects and processes.
Alfonso S. Uzábal has proposed exploiting the potential of the “Eurocité Bayonne/San Sebastián, imaginaires & réalites” project to create meeting and exchange points between the government and citizens, thereby creating dynamics that could in turn help to generate many innovative representations of the territory.
The foundations were laid to develop mapping visualisation prototypes that go beyond purely artistic representation and have digital references available. These new maps could be fed and enriched by individuals. In order to do this, the road map established points to designing dynamics of animation and accompaniment with specific sectors of the population to work with the data and appropriate the presentation mechanisms.
Looking towards the future, the idea is to design a communication plan, seek funding and complete the bureaucratic and administrative procedures required to normalise the process.