S&W Urban and Regional Research

Our Profession
Policy-relevant and practice-oriented innovative research and consulting on the central issues of spatial and transport development at urban and rural, regional, national and European level.

Our Competences
Spatial analysis, modeling, assessment tools and scenarios techniques. We develop and apply state-of-the-art methods of spatial analysis and simulation, location analysis, geographic information systems, forecast models and modern methods for visualising.


Presentation at the Parliamentary Evening in Berlin

On April 9, 2024, Klaus Spiekermann presented the results of the study "Accessibility of airports from border regions" at the parliamentary evening in the Jakob-Kaiser-Haus of the German Bundestag in Berlin.

New Study: Cross-border Accessibility of Airports

S&W is carrying out a cross-border analysis of the accessibility of airports for the Initiative Group Metropolitan Border Regions (IMeG). The accessibility of the main airports of Germany and neighbouring countries is analysed. for the modes private car and public transport. Additionally, the ...

Final Workshop of MORO "Effects of the COVID-19 Crisis in Border Regions"

On September 27, the final workshop of the MORO project "Effects of the COVID-19 Crisis in Border Regions" took place. The results of this study presented by S&W were discussed with experts from the BBSR and from various border regions. A publication of the results is in preparation.

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