About Gustav Friis

Born in Århus, 1980. Graduated with a Master's Degree in Urban Planning and Management Engineering at the University of Aalborg in 2006. Spent four months at the University of Sheffield, England in 2005. Worked as a student worker at the research project Town, Road and Landscape at the University of Aalborg from 2003 to 2005.

 

Project Manager at the City of Aalborg since August 2006. Primarily working with international projects on Sustainable Transport. Read more about this in the Work section.

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Czech Republic and Germany, July 2009

Holiday in central Europe.

 

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Liverpool, October 2008

Final MIDAS Consortium Meeting at MerseyTravel and CIVITAS SUCCESS seminar.

 

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Denmark, July 2008

Summer Holiday in Denmark 2008

 

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London, June 2008

ECOMM 2008 - The 11th Annual European Conference On Mobility Management: Travel Demand Management - Tackling Climate Change. 4th to 6th of June 2008 

 

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Clermont-Ferrand, April 2008

MIDAS steering group meeting and staff-exchange in the city of Michelin from the 7th to the 13th of April 2008.

 

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Budapest, February 2008

MIDAS steering group meeting and workshop in the Hungarian capital 21st and 22nd of February 2008. The quality of the pictures is not too good.

 

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Brussels, December 2007

Attending POLIS annual general assembly and climate seminar 17th and 18th of December 2007.

 

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Sheffield, December 2007

Re-uniting with the Shef in the first weekend of December 2007.

 

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Liverpool, November 2007

Staff-Exchange Programme as part of the MIDAS project from the 26th to th 30th of November 2007

 

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Copenhagen, October 2007

Concert with Gwen Stefani the 14th of October in Forum.

 

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Cork, October 2007

Attending the 4th Steering Committee Meeting in the MIDAS Project in Cork, Ireland from the 8th to the 9th of October 2007.

 

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Kaunas, October 2007

Attending the CIVITAS Forum in Kaunas, Lithuania, from the 3rd to the 5th of October 2007.

 

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Helnæs, August 2007

Kayak holiday with Rasmus Kjærsgaard, Alex Tolstrup, Jacob Rasmussen and Jens Bay in the last week of August.

 

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Aalborg, August 2007

The bicycle race Postdanmark Rundt visited Aalborg August 4th 2007. I got VIP tickets at work

 

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Suceava, May 2007

As part of the MIDAS project I was in Suceava in Romania from the 2nd to the 5th of May. I attended a workshop and the steering group meeting.

 

Please keep informed about the MIDAS project on http://www.midas-eu.com

 

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Seville, March 2007

From the 21st to the 24th of March I attended the 5th European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns in Seville along with the Mayor of Aalborg and several Aldermen including the Alderman for the Technical and Environmental Administration, Mariann Nørgaard. View more about the conference at http://www.sevilla2007.org

 

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Vestervig, August 2006

One day trip to one of the finest hisorical spots in Denmark - the church in Vestervig and the countryside surrounding it.

 

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York, November 2005

When studying in Sheffield I got York recommended as a place worth visiting. The one day visit was a great succes and I would like to visit the city again someday.

 

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Doncaster, October 2005

I visited Doncaster as part of one my courses in Sheffield. With me was Clive Taylor and Richard Schofield who took the pictures and Emma Cleasby. The objective of the study trip was to get a spatial understanding of the city centre.

 

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Sheffield, September - December 2005

During autumn 2005 I attended the Master education in Town and Regional Planning at University of Sheffield. I lived at Crewe Flats Student Accommodation approximately one kilometre east of the University Campus and right next to the botanical garden.

 

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Faroe Islands, August 2005

Holiday spent on the Faroe Islands in August 2005. We stayed at two different hotels, one in the northern part of the country and one in Thorshavn, the capital. We brought a car with us by boat from Denmark and used that for transport.

 

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Tour of Sweden, July 2004

This holiday started on the boat from Frederikshavn to Gothenburg. We stayed in a hotel in Vänersborg for a couple of days. From there we drove across the country to Kalmar where we stayed for one night and got the opportunity for a visit on the island of Öland. From Kalmar we returned via Lund, where we visited the University and Jakriborg to Copenhagen and Jutland.

 

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Rotterdam and Hengelo, October 2003

This tour was arranged by the Planners of North Jutland and was a good opportunity to get insight in Dutch planning, mainly in the field of transport but also urban design and planning. Very interesting.

 

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Latvia, August 2003

Very interesting holiday in former Soviet state Latvia. It was quite a cultural shock.

 

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Århus, Spring 2003

This study trip was part of my education on Aalborg University and was a very good opportunity to see planning getting into practise other places than in Aalborg.

 

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Copenhagen, October 2002

This study trip was part of my education on Aalborg University and was a very good opportunity to see planning getting into practise other places than in Aalborg. Furthermore the trip was very nice socially.

 

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