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Thøger Riis Michelsen, founding partner of Volcano.
Volcano is a Danish consultancy company based in Copenhagen. Specialized in urban development and creative placemaking. Volcanos work with creative placemaking, draws on a broad variety of competencies. Through a techno anthropological approach we are mapping human behavior in specific city areas We help building sustainable communities, where local stakeholders take action in creating their community. We manage and educate creative talent ecosystems that secures the next generation of creativity (in danish) We connect the nordic creatives with international stakeholders Volcano is currently engaged in Aarhus Sydhavn, The Tunnel Factory, Nordhus and Jernbanebyen in Copenhagen. For more info visit

Speaking at the Following:

Feb 1

Monday, February 1, 2021

Creative Placemaking Forum

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

13:00   Welcome             Lisette van Doorn, Chief Executive, ULI Europe   13:05  Presentation of Danish White Paper: key findings            Mette Søs Lassesen, Executive Director, Ramboll            Kristian Riis, Partner Volcano & CEO, NordicLA   13:25   Case Study Presentations            Moderator: Juanita Hardy, Managing Principal, Tiger Management Consulting Group            Wembley Park […]