News of 2013

Andreas Faludi appointed Senior Professor

Published at: 14 November 2013

About to be retired as Professor of Spatial Planning Systems in Europe at Delft University of Technology, AESOP Honorary Member, Andreas Faludi, has been appointed Senior Professor of Spatial Planning at the Department of Planning and Media Design at Blekinge Institute of Technology which is located at Karlskrona in Sweden.

There he teaches on the MSc programme ‘European Spatial Planning and Regional Development’.

AESOP Membership Fees 2013

Published at: 7 November 2013

We do hope you enjoy AESOP services: free advertisement on AESOP website and Newsletter, reduced congress fee for all academics and students affiliated to the member institutions, support for your PhD students, discussion at Heads of Schools Meetings, AESOP Thematic Groups, AESOP Awards, Lecture Series, European Urban Summer School, new projects: AESOP Digital Platform, Sense of History...

This all can happen only if our members pay required membership fee.


Elections to AESOP Young Academics Network Coordination Team

Published at: 3 November 2013

Elections to AESOP Young Academics Network Coordination Team - RESULTS


AESOP is very pleased to congratulate the newly elected members of the Young Academics network Coordination Team: Simone TULUMELLO and Nadia CARUSO.

The members of the Young Academics Network Coordination Team elected last year: Ender PEKERandLauren UGUR, Feras HAMMAMI will remain in the YA Network CT till the elections in 2014.


Published at: 1 November 2013

REAL CORP 2014: „PLAN IT SMART – Clever Solutions for Smart Cities“

Conference REAL CORP 2014 – 19th International Conference on Urban Planning and Regional Development in the Information Society

21-23 May 2014, Vienna, Austria

Call for papers is open until December 23rd 2013.

New AESOP Vice President

Published at: 22 July 2013

AESOP Council of Represntatives elected Francesco Lo Piccolo, University of Palermo as Vice President.

Francesco Lo Piccolo will be acting as AESOP Vice President since July 2013 til July 2014 and then since July 2016 till July 2017. Since July 2014 till July 2016 Francesco Lo Piccolo will be representing AESOP as President.

Acknowledgment to University College Dublin

Published at: 22 July 2013

Association of European Schools of Planning would like to thank UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN and express our gratitude for the organization of the AESOP-ACSP Congress (15th - 19th July 2013). The team from Dublin has shown tremendous dedication to the task and remarkable reliability. The event has been handled very smoothly, and we have had no signs of anyone being less than happy with the week we spent in Dublin. We consider the cooperation with UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN very successful and pleasurable.

Join our European Urban Summer School 2013

Published at: 18 April 2013


for young planning professionals



New GPEAN Representative

Published at: 15 April 2013

AESOP Council of Represntatives elected Dr Ela Babalik-Sutcliffe as new GPEAN Representative. She will start her terms of office in July 2013.

Being GPEAN Represntative Dr Ela Bablik-Sutcliffe will be also AESOP Executive Committee Member.

AESOP 2015 Congress to Prague!

Published at: 15 April 2013

Council of Represntatives accpeted the bid of Czech Technical University in Prague for hosting AESOP Congress in 2015.

Call for hosting AESOP Heads of Schools Meeting 2015

Published at: 5 March 2013

AESOP is looking for the candidates willing to host AESOP Heads of Schools Meeting in 2015. The candidate has to be AESOP member institution.

Application Guidelines
for hosting AESOP 2015 Heads of Schools Meeting