AESOP Annual Congress
Every year, usually in July, AESOP holds its Annual Congress, hosted by one of member universities. Congresses are a wide platform of exchange in the fields of research, education and practice in planning. They usually run around 20 thematic tracks and host outstanding invited speakers.
Every five years AESOP co-organizes the World Planning Schools Congress gathering planning schools from all over the world. AESOP congresses are open to all, but AESOP members benefit of reduced congress fees.
The latest WPSC took place in Perth, Australia (2011) and in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil (2016).
Recent AESOP Congresses took place in Ankara (2012), Dublin (2013), Utrecht/Delft (2014) and Prague (2015).
The 2017 AESOP Congress took place in Lisbon, Portugal.
The 2018 AESOP Congress will take place in Gothenburg, from 10 to 14 of July.
The CoRep has recently approved the Università Iuav di Venezia as the host of the 2019 AESOP Congress and the University of the West of England (UWE) Bristol as the host of the 2020 AESOP Congress.
Published at: 16 July 2012
Association of European Schools of Planning would like to thank Middle East Technical Univerisity in Ankara and express our gratitude for the organization of the AESOP Silver Jubilee Congress (11th – 15th July). The team from Ankara has shown tremendous dedication to the task and remarkable reliability.
Published at: 1 January 2012
The Association of European Schools of Planning (AESOP) will hold its 26th Annual Congress in Ankara, Turkey, from 11 to 15 July 2012. As 2012 will also mark the 25th Anniversary of AESOP our aim is to celebrate the occasion with the participation of many distinguished guests and keynote speakers, along with a number of special sessions and activities. The Congress will also provide the setting for stimulating workshops, round-table discussions, and exciting excursions, during which issues of spatial planning and development specific to Ankara may also be explored.
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Published at: 1 May 2011
The 2011 WPSC in Perth, Western Australia is the third WPSC event to be held in a decade, and will build on the success of the 2001 and 2006 Congresses in Shanghai and Mexico City.
For Additional Information: http://www.wpsc2011.com.au/index.html
Published at: 16 May 2010
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Published at: 16 May 2009
The 23rd Congress of the Association of European Schools of Planning took place in Liverpool (UK) on the 15th - 18th July 2009.
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Published at: 16 May 2008
6-11 July 2008, Chicago, USA: AESOP-ACSP Joint congress, "Bridging the Divide: Celebrating the City"
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Published at: 17 May 2007
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List of AESOP Annual Congresses
1987 - Amsterdam, The Netherland (Inaugural Congress)
1988 - Dortmund, Germany
1989 - Tours, France
1990 - Reggio Calabria, Italy
1991 - Oxford, UK (ACSP-AESOP joint Congress)
1992 - Stockholm, Sweden
1993 - Lodz, Poland
1994 - Istanbul, Turkey
1995 - Glasgow, UK
1996 - Toronto, Canada (ACSP-AESOP joint Congress)
1997 - Nijmegen, the Netherlands
1998 - Aveiro, Portugal
1999 - Bergen, Norway
2000 - Brno, Czech Republic
2001 - Shangai, China (World Planning Schools Congress)
2002 - Volos, Greece
2003 - Leuven, Belgium (ACSP-AESOP joint Congress)
2004 - Grenoble, France
2005 - Wien, Austria
2006 - Mexico City, Mexico (World Planning Schools Congress)
2007 - Naples, Italy
2008 - Chicago, U.S. (ACSP-AESOP joint Congress)
2009 - Liverpool, UK
2010 - Helsinki, Finland
2011 - Perth, Australia (World Planning Schools Congress)
2012 - Ankara, Turkey
2013 - Dublin, Ireland
2014 - Utrecht/Delft, The Netherlands
2015 - Prague, Czech Republic
2016 - Rio de Janeiro, Brasil (World Planning Schools Congress)
2017 - Lisbon, Portugal