2nd International UGEC Conference: Urban transitions and transformations — science, synthesis and policy

Our global environment is changing and humanity is at the center of these changes. With more than half of the world’s population living in cities – a trend expected to continue – we’ve moved into the Century of the City where urbanization will continue to be a defining social, economic, and environmental characteristic of this […]

‘Occupying Radical Geography:’ Antipode’s 5th Institute for the Geographies of Justice

The 2015 IGJ poses the question ‘how do we occupy radical geography today?’. We pose ‘occupation’ as a meta-theme or framework for praxis as we organize engagements across a wide array of debates and concerns inside/outside radical geography.

Conference: ARCHTHEO ’14 / IV, Theory of Architecture

The full papers are going to be published in the proceedings book with an ISBN number, and will be sent to be reviewed for inclusion in the “Thomson and Reuters Web of Science’s Conference Proceedings Citation Index” (CPCI). Enquiries: info@archtheoconference.net Sponsored by: DAKAM THEMES TRACK 01: ARCHITECTURE AND WRITING Historiography – Discussions of History of Architecture […]

Future of Cities Forum

The annual Future of Cities Forum brings together 150 mayors, city planners, scientists and representatives of civil society and the private sector to discuss key challenges for future urban development. This year’s Forum takes place in Kampala, Uganda.

African Creative Economy Conference

The African Creative Economy Conference is an annual project of the Arterial Network, a Pan-African civil society network of artists, cultural activists, enterprises, NGOs and others active in the creative sector. Highlighting the role of culture in sustainable development, the ACEC aims to provide a practical analysis and reflective overview of the current status of […]

Call for Papers: 2014 Island Cities and Urban Archipelagos Conference

‘Island Cities and Urban Archipelagos’ is an international, interdisciplinary conference exploring how island status influences urban development, common attributes of island cities worldwide, and the opportunities that islandness presents for developing urban cultures and economies.