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PlaceChangers

PlaceChangers is a startup based in Newcastle founded to facilitate digital innovations in urban planning, architecture, and construction. Amongst the things we do, we have developed an online platform to help our clients engage, connect, and collaborate with relevant audiences online. Let us help you achieve your objectives while improving the inclusivity, resilience and sustainability of your investments. 

Nick Hope

Nick Hope

Nick Hope

Director

Nick Hope is technical lead at PlaceChangers responsible for product delivery. An enthusiastic developer with a passion for quality, scalable products that make a difference.

Sebastian Weise

Sebastian Weise

Director

Sebastian Weise is commercial and UI lead. He knows about participation in urban planning and contributes to our user experience work.

We were finalists in the InnovateUK challenge on “Innovating in urban spaces”. Most recently we won funding from the Future Cities Catapult as part of the Future of Planning competition. Besides regular revenue, we received grants from the following organisations. 

We can help on a range of projects, including regeneration schemes, neighbourhood plans, comprehensive transport and infrastructure plans.