18-19 September 1997
The first International Conference of the EURA was supported by the UK Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and was run in conjunction with the North American Urban Affairs Association. The seminar emphasised comparative analysis and focused on evaluation as a learning process.
- Community and power;
- Leadership and urban governance;
- City regions in Europe;
- New networks in urban governance;
- Capacity building in cities.
An outline of the debates at this conference was provided in EURA Newsletter 2.