The conference will explore how urban contexts shape disaster recovery and how reconstruction and recovery activities can improve the ways cities function. In doing so the convenors hope to push the boundaries of knowledge on reconstruction and develop new areas of inquiry that help to solve the complex problems faced in urban areas.
The purpose of this session is to begin a wider conversation about alternative experiments, exploring their distinct implications and roles within processes of societal and sociotechnical change.
The SBE16 Hamburg conference is part of an international series of conferences that focus on sustainable building and construction.
The IFAA Sunday Forum is a weekly discussion group facilitating the democratization of socially relevant ideas and discourses. The IFAA Sunday Forum aims to connect local postgraduate students pursuing degrees in the social sciences with each other and with a public audience.
Geomatics Indaba 2015 is a fully inclusive geomatics sector conference, exhibition and training event.
Call for papers: Local Government and Urban Governance: Citizen Responsive Innovations in Europe and in Africa
This conference aims to explore recent developments in local government and urban governance in Europe and in Africa.
World and global cities have since long been key concepts for economic geographers to understand the role of an archipelago of networked cities as centers of capitalist ‘command and control’ over the global economy.
True smart and green city? is organized by SungKyunKwan University (SKKU) within the framework of the International Forum on Urbanism (IFoU) in collaboration with universities of the IFoU network, GSSI Cities as well as the City of Incheon and MDPI.
Social and economic imbalances of the current phase of globalization require a rethinking of the model of international and regional development. The issues of inequality, ecological risks, and poor growth in some areas put at the center of the scientific and political debate the theme of values and institutions.
The 10th International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability (Sustainable City) will be held at the Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana in Medellin, Colombia, September 1 to 3, 2015.