Call for Abstracts: UK-Ireland Planning Research Conference 2017

Queen’s University is delighted to announce the 2017 UK-Ireland Planning Research Conference. The theme of the conference, Transcending Boundaries: Global Flows and Spatial Justice, will provide an arena in which to discuss contemporary planning issues and the prospects of the planning profession in the 21st century.

Deadline for paper and posters: 28th April 2017

Roundtables and other special sessions: Deadline 26th May 2017

Early Registration – Greater and Greener 2017

Learn about the latest innovations and international trends in urban park development, revitalization, programming and funding from park leaders and practitioners in government, advocacy, and business sectors. Greater & Greener has more than 80 sessions offering a firsthand look at the power of city parks as critical infrastructure for their communities.

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Deadline early Registration Rates: March 31st

EURA – LOGOPOL Summer School in Florence

EURA invites PhD candidates (EURA members) to submit papers and participate in the joined EURA – LOGOPOL Summer School that will take place in Florence in June 2017 (12 – 17). The local host is the University of Florence, Institute of Political Science (Prof. Annick Magnier, Prof. Andrea Lippi) with the kind support of the Municipality of Florence. The title is: Renaissance of Local Government.

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Research to action: Open Access Week 2016

From research to action – Open access research informing vital issues.

How can research address the issues that affect all our daily lives? We’ve worked with some of the learned societies Taylor & Francis publish journals with, handpicking a selection of Open Access research that has the potential to inform vital issues and be actioned by people beyond academia.

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