Who can activate the multi-purpose hall in Mannheim and with which utilisation options?


City of Mannheim

Project period

February 2019 — April 2019


Co-Design Workshop

Working method

Process moderation


Utilisation scenarios

Our expertise

Stakeholder management



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Multihalle Mannheim
Multihalle Mannheim

Urban Design Thinking Challenge in Mannheim (Multihalle)

Multiplicities carried out an Urban Design Thinking Challenge with Dr Demet Mutman (Ozyegin University Istanbul). During the “Allez Hop!” festival, a bottom-up strategy was developed to activate the Multihalle in Mannheim.

In response to the question of how to make the Multihalle and its park more attractive, an international working group focused on a user-centred approach to find solutions and tools for different people and citizens to connect with the area.

The overall goal was to show new perspectives on how to activate the roof of the Multihalle, the park area and its symbolic role as a connection zone for the surrounding neighbourhoods with practical, procedural, but also digital tools.

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