Blog posts of 2020

AESOP Thematic Group Public Spaces and Urban Cultures Roundtables (23/24 September 2020 - 15:30 CET)

Published at: 22 September 2020

AESOP Thematic Group Public Spaces and Urban Cultures and City Street 4 Conference Roundtables

Roundtable1: Public Spaces - Knowledge Transition Between Research, Policy and Practice

Date: 23 September 2020 Time: 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM CEST (Central European Summer Time)

Moderators: Matej Nikšič, Urban Planning Institute of the Republic of Slovenia, Ljubljana and Ceren Sezer, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen 

Roundtable 2: Moving Around our Cities in the Times of Epidemics – the Changed Demand for Public Spaces

Date: 24 September 2020 Time: 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM CEST (Central European Summer Time)

Moderators: Alenka Fikfak, Faculty of Architecture, Ljubljana and Christine Mady, Notre Dame University-Louaize, Beirut 

 

Invitation/ Webinar 'Power to co-produce: Careful power distribution in collaborative city-making' - 14 September 2020

Published at: 20 August 2020

The Interdisciplinary Centre for Urban Culture and Public Space at the Faculty of Architecture and Planning warmly invites participation in the Webinar "Power to co-produce. Careful Power Distribution in Collaborative City Making - Practices - Pedagogies - Policies“ which will be hosted online at TU Wien on the 14th September 2020. This event is realized in the course of the KTH + TU Wien Visiting Professorship Program in Urban Studies 2019-2021 and will be featured by the Thematic Group for Public Spaces and Urban Cultures of the Association of European School’s of Planning.

Solidarity Statement with our colleagues in Beirut, August 2020

Published at: 12 August 2020


Solidarity Statement with our colleagues in Beirut, August 2020

On August 4, 2020 more than 100 people were dead and dozens were injured after the explosion in the port area of Beirut. We stand in solidarity with our colleagues in Beirut, who have experienced this devastating blast, lost their family members, friends and colleagues. 

AESOP Thematic Group Public Spaces and Urban Cultures

Online Conference | 2nd of October 2020 | on Regional Design: A Transformative Approach to Planning

Published at: 23 June 2020

The AESOP Thematic Group Regional Design invites to the online conference “Regional Design: A Transformative Approach to Planning” – as part of the Shaping Regional Futures Conference Series 2020. The conference brings together empirical research and theoretical reflections on spatial visioning and regional design-led planning practices. Its main aim is a deeper understanding of how these practices contribute to emerging transformative and adaptive planning approaches and to resilient regional spatial development.

Roundtable: City, diversity and social inclusion: a myth or reality?

Published at: 21 February 2020

ROUNDTABLE : City, diversity and social inclusion: a myth or reality? (TU Delft, Faculty of Architecture and Built Environment, 24 Feb 2020)

When: 24 February 2020, 11:00 - 12:30
Where: Berlagezaal, Faculty of Architecture and Built Environment, Delft University of Technology
Participation: free / public participation / registration is not required. 
Moderator: Ceren Sezer (RWTH Aachen University)
Speakers: Prof. Sophie Watson (Open University, UK), Prof. Christa Reicher (RWTH Aachen University), Prof. Marja Elsinga (TU Delft), Prof. Ali Madanipour(Newcastle University), Prof. Jan Rath (University of Amsterdam), Assoc. Prof. Reinout Kleinhans (TU Delft)  

Annual Report for 2019

Published at: 19 January 2020

Annual Report for 2019
Published at: 19 January 2020
Organized by Xin Yi, Uwe Altrock, Yige Li and Wenyue Li, in collaboration with further TG members During 2019, the group was coordinated by Xin Yi