Best Congress Paper Prize

The Best AESOP Congress Paper competition has been running as part of the AESOP Congresses since 2005.

The objective of the competition is:
  • to promote and disseminate high-quality congress papers,
  • to stimulate the willingness of congress participants to submit and present full congress papers of high quality

Papers will be judged according to the following criteria:
  • relevance to current debates on the chosen topic,
  • clarity of argument(s),
  • originality of the approach and the ideas presented,
  • high methodological quality,
  • clarity of expression and quality of presentation

Best Congress Paper Prize committee
  • Beata Banachowicz (Poland)
  • Nikos Karadimitriou (United Kingdom)
  • Karel Maier (Czech Republic)

AESOP Best Conference Paper 2015

Published at: 18 July 2015

AESOP  BEST CONFERENCE PAPER AWARD 2015 goes to

Lukas Gilliard and Alain Thierstein 

for the paper Competencies revisited: An educational approach to conceptualise planning as a boundary discipline presented at the Track 3 Responsibilities in Planning Education and Practice, at the AESOP Annual Congress 2015 in Prague.

The AESOP Community warmly congratulates the authors.

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