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23/08/2017

Call for papers – Security, Democracy and Cities

The contribution papers will address the co-production of urban security policies and will be based on the topics of the conference programme. Contributions must follow the established format and procedure and be sent in the timefraime given. More information.

Topics are for example:

  • Inclusive qand resilient cities
  • The priority of prevention. Examples of possible topics:
    • Prevention of discrimination, hate and violence
    • Prevention of radicalisation
    • Prevention of reoffending
    • Prevention of organised crime
  • Place and times.
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06/09/2017

Call for Abstracts – Planning Africa 2018

Planning Africa is a platform for (re)thinking, discussing and envisaging the outcomes that planners desire for the future. The theme of the 2018 Planning Africa conference is “The Making of Modern African Cities”.

Abstracts should ideally be between 300 to 500 words and submitted on line. Please click here to get more information.

Deadline for submission of abstracts: 31th of October 2017

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20/09/2017

Beyond Planetary Apartheid – International Conference

This conference wants to discuss whether, and to what extent, are the global society and space moving toward a state of generalised and planetary, if creeping, apartheid – borrowing on ideas of Agier (2014), Brenner (2013), and Yiftachel (2009). Settler colonialism is becoming a global and transnational phenomenon (Veracini 2010; Wolfe 1999), apartheidisation represents one of its forms in a continuous relationship with other political forces/processes, and in the consolidation of multiple (in)visible borders.… Read the rest

04/10/2017

The Future of the European City in the Global Perspective

Special Lecture to Celebrate Diamond Jubilee of Klaus R. Kunzmann

On behalf of the Association of European Schools of Planning (AESOP) and the Faculty of Spatial Planning Technische Universität Dortmund, we would like to invite you to a lecture by Emmanuel Moulin and Tobias Kettner, ‘The Future of the European City in the Global Perspective’.

This is the twelfth event in the Lecture Series by well-known planners, policy-makers and other ‘urban thinkers’, which has been initiated by AESOP and IFHP in the framework of respectively the Silver Jubilee (2012) and Centenary (2013).… Read the rest

11/10/2017

Call for Abstracts – 22nd Annual IRSPM Conference

The theme of the IRSPM 2018 conference at the University of Edinburgh Business School, in Edinburgh (Scotland), is creating and co-creating value in public service delivery. One of the key debates in the public management community is about the ‘value’ that is created by public services. This debate has included elements concerning, among others:

  • What this value comprises and for whom (services users, citizens, or the community)
  • How is it understood by different stakeholders
  • The balance and potential conflicts both between individual and public value and between the values underpinning public services and the value that they add to citizens and society
  • The processes through which it is designed into public service systems, and organizations
  • How it might be evaluated

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18/10/2017

AESOP Annual Congress 2018

This event will offer the opportunity for scholars from Europe, as well as from around the world, to contribute to the exchange of experiences, ideas and knowledge regarding planning in the 21st century, in particular in relation to the congress buy pills theme: Making Space For Hope.                                                                                                                          Click here for more information and here for the program overview.

Gothenburg, Sweden: 10th-14th July 2018 (Registration opens in December)

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08/11/2017

Call for Abstracts – Constructing an urban future: The sustainability and resilience of cities – Infrastructures, communities and architectures

This conference brings together academics from across the world around the issues of sustainability and resilience in cities. It is multi-disciplinary and invites architects, planners, engineers and urban designers. It also welcomes geographers, sociologists, urban economists, housing specialists, and more.

The reason for bringing drugstore online these disciplines together around the sustainability and resilience of cities is simple: we cannot solve problems in isolation.… Read the rest

17/11/2017

Call for Papers & Design Awards competition

55th International Making Cities Livable Conference on Healthy, 10-Minute Neighborhoods

In 1985, when these conferences began, there was no discussion at other planning or architectural conferences, or even at the League of Cities Conferences about making our cities more “livable”. Only the IMCL Conferences focused attention on the importance of making cities livable for children first, the need for public transit, bicycle lanes, and traffic calmed streets, for human scale architecture and mixed use urban fabric, for reviving the city center and creating public places where people top online pharmacy could gather for farmers markets, festivals, outdoor cafes and community social life.… Read the rest

06/12/2017

Workshop on ‘Local State-Society Relations’

The first workshop in Bensheim, Germany, from November 24th-26th, 2017 was great.

Other information concerning the workshop are available here.

 

 

 

 

The next workshop of the network took place on the Greek island of Hydra between May 10th-13th, 2018. Here you can see the participants of the 2nd LSSR Workshop.

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06/12/2017

EURA Conference 2018 in Tilburg

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If you have any questions, feel free to contact the EURA secretariat or the local organizer (eura2018@tilburguniversity.edu).

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13/12/2017

Time schedule for the EURA Conference Tilburg 2018 and Call for Proposal

Here are the important upcoming dates for the next EURA Conference:

14.02.2018 – 15.05.2018: Early registration (open)
15.05.2018 – 10.06.2018: Late registration
01.06.2018: Deadline full papers

 

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10/01/2018

Feltrinelli Camp 2018 Edition A two-day international workshop for young European researchers in the field of Urban Studies

Feltrinelli Camp 2018 Edition
A two-day international workshop for young European researchers in the field of Urban Studies

CALL FOR PROPOSALS
Fondazione Giangiacomo Feltrinelli, in collaboration with DAStU – Department of Architecture and Urban Studies (Politecnico di Milano) and the International Panel on Social Progress (Princeton/Paris) encourages junior researchers in the field of urban studies to attend the first international immersive workshop to be held in Milan (Italy), 16-17 February Feltrinelli Camp 2018.… Read the rest