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19/05/2017

Working Group Planning & Governing the Metropolis had a second successful meeting in Milan on 15th and 16th May

Since December 2016, the German Academy for Spatial Planning and Spatial Reserach (ARL) supports a Working Group on Planning & Governing the Metropolis. The initiative to launch this working group was taken by Karsten Zimmermann and Panos Getimis for two reasons. Firstly, it is characteristic that although several books have been produced during the last years on metropolitan governance issues presenting collections of case studies, there is no systematic comparison of factors that influence the institutional form of metropolitan governance, the success factors and the performance of metropolitan governance and especially the role of metropolitan planning.
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19/05/2017

Dortmund Conference on Spatial Planning and Planning Research 2018

The School of Spatial Planning and the Academy for Spatial Research and Planning cordially invite you to contribute to the next Dortmund Conference on the 5th and 6th of February 2018. The overall theme of the conference is:

              ‘The Great Transformation – Challenge and Opportunity for Spatial Planning‘.

The focus of the conference is for example on the following questions:

• How can urban neighbourhoods, cities and regions become engines of a socio-ecological transformation?… Read the rest

07/06/2017

Extended deadline for the UK-Ireland Planning Research Conference 2017

Please note that the deadline for submission of abstracts to the UK-Ireland Planning Research Conference 2017 has been extended to the 9th June.

The conference takes place in Belfast on 11th-13th September 2017, with keynote addresses by Saskia Sassen (Columbia University), Tore Sager (NTNU) and Fintan O’Toole (The Irish Times).

Further information.

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13/06/2017

Coffee-Break Chats (EURA Conference 2017)

This year we have something new at the EURA Conference: Coffee-Break Chats.

Building on previous conference activities, the opportunity to explore buy medications online cheap publishing will be through coffee-break chats with experts.

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19/06/2017

Acknowledgement to the University of Florence

Last week the annual Summer School was held in Florence in the wonderful Palazzo Medici Riccardi. The more than 20 participants from various European countries experienced an intense training week with lectures from distinguished scholars such as Hubert Heinelt, Luigi Bobbio and Sabine Kuhlmann. Our acknowledgement goes to Prof. Annick Magnier and Prof. Andrea Lippi from the Department of Political Science and Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence of the University of Florence.… Read the rest

25/06/2017

Supplement for Eura conference 2017

Dear Participants, Dear EURA-ers,

thank you very much for participating in our EURA Conference to Warsaw. We hope that
you had a good time here, on both academic and social dimension (special thanks for
those who joined us on a dance floor on Friday evening). We miss you already!

Personally, I was able to participate in some panels only (obviously, we had six
panels running in paralel, so it was impossbile to see them all) and I have to say
that I have liked most of the papers very much.… Read the rest

27/06/2017

Acknowledgement to the University of Warsaw

The EURA governing board would like thank our colleagues from the Faculty of Geography and Regional Studies for hosting the EURA conference 2017. The conference was carefully organized and a great success. We also thank for the warm hospitality.

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27/06/2017

Winner of the Young Scholar Award

The committee decided to award two papers authored by emerging scholars. The highest award was given to Victor Osei Kwadwoa and Tatiana Skripka from the Maastricht School of Governance. The title of the paper is „Metropolitan Governance Cooperation and CO2 Transport Emission: A Three-Level Hierarchical Linear Model Analysis“

The recipient of the Young Scholar Award receives a € 1.000 travel grant.… Read the rest

27/06/2017

EURA General Assembly elected the new EURA president

The new President of EURA is Valeria Fedeli from the Milan Polytecnic. Valeria Fedeli is Associate Professor at DASTU at Milan Polytecnic and Jean Monnet Professor for EU Urban where can i buy medications online Policy. She served as a board member for six years and was part oft he organizing team of the EURA conference 2008 in Milan.

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01/07/2017

Call for Papers – 2017 Global Cities Forum

To better promote the idea of sustainable and innovative on development, to deliver and achieve the shared goal of “Better City, Better Life”, and to build an international platform of urban governance studies, the Development Research Center of Shanghai Municipal People’s Government, the Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development of Shanghai Municipal People’s Government, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, United Nations Human Settlements Programme, and the World Bank will jointly host the 2017 Global Cities Forum between October 28–30, 2017, at Shanghai Jiao Tong University with the theme of “Global City, Smart Governance”.… Read the rest

19/07/2017

International District Cooling & Heating Conference

The International District Cooling and Heating Conference is an international conference that will discuss key issues to accelerate the development of District Energy to help ensuring that District Energy fulfils its enormous potential. The event will also include the Global buy medications online no rx District Energy Climate Awards which have offered visibility and recognition to the many communities, cities and campuses around the world that have embraced District Energy as a vital part of   their sustainability planning.… Read the rest

04/08/2017

Call for papers – INU Conferece 2017

The topic of this years’ INU Conference in Naples ist ‘Crisis ans rebirth of cities‘.

Topics are for example:

  • New borders and limits of cities
  • Post-catastrophe reconstructions
  • Resilience, circularity ans sustainability
  • Green, blue and mixed infrastructures
  • … and many others

Deadline (Abstract): 1st of September

Deadline (Paper Submission): 10th of November

All other important information are here.

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