Michiel Hulshof

is a journalist and a co-founder of Tertium, a company in Amsterdam that specializes in public engagement and deliberative democratic processes.


Cover for: The possibility of a co-city

In interview, Christian Iaione discusses the concept of the “co-city” – a city that is both cognitive and collaborative – which has been implemented in Bologna. Could this mark the beginning of a new era of urban co-governance? And what do the rise of bottom-up initiatives mean for the future of the welfare state?