AESOP Newsletter 2/2014 - February 12

Published at: 13 February 2014

News

23 January 2014 : AESOP HEADS OF SCHOOLS MEETING 2014

WE MUST ADAPT!

Planning connecting academia and local communities in a rapidly changing Europe

UNIVERISTY OF LISBON

7-9 MARCH 2014

Programme, registration and practicalities here.

16 January 2014 : AESOP PhD Workshop Delft, 5-8 July 2014 CALL FOR PAPERS

Delft University of Technology and Utrecht University are pleased to invite PhD candidates from Europe and elsewhere to...

5 December 2013 : Call for hosting AESOP Heads of Schools Meeting 2015

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

15 January 2014 : Acknowledgment to AESOP community

AESOP and Local Organizing Committee from Utrecht University and Delft University of Technology
would like to express our word of gratitude to vibrant AESOP community
for their fabulous response for the call for abstracts.

Almost 900 abstracts have been submitted!

Congratulations to Local Organizing Committee and especially to the Chair of LOC - prof. Luuk Boelens!

We are looking forward to seeing you in Utrecht in July!


Members: News

13 December 2013 : CITIES: Cities of Tomorrow: Investing in Europe

On behalf of the European Commission, DG for Regional and Urban Policy, it is our pleasure to invite you to the CITIES Conference entitled “Cities of Tomorrow: Investing in Europe” which will take place in Brussels on 17 and 18 February 2014 at the Charlemagne building (rue de la Loi 170).
CITIES: Cities of Tomorrow: Investing in Europe

12 February 2014 : Call for abstracts CODATU XVI, 2-5 February 2015, Istanbul

The 16th Conference of CODATU (Coopération pour le Développement et l’Amélioration des Transport Urbains et Périurbains - Cooperation for Urban...

11 February 2014 : Expert Workshop on recommendations for Urban-Rural Partnerships in Brussels/Belgium at the Hanse-Office (15 April 2014)

The workshop – organised by the INTERREG IVC Project “URMA Urban-Rural Partnerships in Metropolitan Areas” – presents an opportunity for...

1 January 2014 : UPE11: Steering Urban Transformations

UPE11: Steering Urban Transformations

A debater on directions, orientations, strategies and policies that shape (our) next cities

September 16-19, 2014, La Plata, Argentina

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS


Activities

5 January 2014 : China Planning Education in Europe Project

Klaus R. Kunzmann, our founding AESOP president is still concerned and motivated to maintain the quality of planning education in our schools.

Observing the considerable growth of Asian, mainly Chinese students at European planning schools, he has asked us to support his initiative.

We bring his questionnaire on the presence of Chinese students and the responses of our member schools to your notice and ask you to kindly fill our online questionnaire before 30th of April.

Thank you.

12 February 2014 : Food City Region: Cultivating Planning

Food City Region: Cultivating Planning is a national one-day conference responding to the topical issues of city growth, new development and the...

12 February 2014 : Spatial Planning in Latin America - Special Panel in AESOP Utrecht 2014

Spatial Planning in Latin America - Special Panel
(under AESOP 2014 Track 11: International Comparative Planning)

Spatial Planning in Latin America - Special Panel in AESOP Utrecht 2014

12 February 2014 : Geographical Analysis, Urban Modeling, Spatial Statistics

Ninth International Conference on "Geographical Analysis, Urban Modeling, Spatial Statistics" GEOG-AND-MOD 14...

10 February 2014 : Call for Paper: MOOCs, E-learning & Beyond: Exploring the future of virtual built environment teaching (1 July 2014, University College London)

Call for Papers (deadline 16 April 2014)

MOOCs, E-learning & Beyond: Exploring the future of virtual built environment teaching
University...

7 February 2014 : IFHP Conference Singapore: Good Urban Governance in Integrated Planning: the key to success?

May 2014

The conference will critically look at international projects of integrated planning, how they are governed, and will encourage...

IFHP Conference Singapore: Good Urban Governance in Integrated Planning: the key to success?

7 February 2014 : Conference "Flood Protection for Historic Sites"

An international colloquium on “Flood Protection for Historic Sites: Integrating Heritage Conservation and Flood Control Concepts” will take...

6 February 2014 : International conference- Architectural Engineering Department. Birzeit University

International conference - Architectural Engineering Department. Birzeit University
Rural Areas: Exploring Challenges and Opportunities for their Conservation and Development

April 27-29, 2014

3 February 2014 : RSA Global Conference 2014, Brazil: From Vulnerable Places to Resilient Territories: The Path to Sustainable Development

In a world emerging from widespread crisis, some regions thrive and have been strengthened whilst others struggle to recover. Unforeseen events...

23 January 2014 : Urban Futures-Squaring Circles: Europe, China and the World in 2050

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

Under the theme Urban Futures-Squaring Circles: Europe, China and the World in 2050 this conference will explore advances in...

23 January 2014 : 6th Annual Conference Arnhem/Velp

You are cordially invited to participate and attend the 6th International Sustainable Food Planning Conference, which will take place on 5-7...

6th Annual Conference Arnhem/Velp

23 January 2014 : Third International Conference on “Econometrics and Multidimensional Evaluation in Urban Environment” EMEUE 14

**Third International Conference on
“Econometrics and Multidimensional Evaluation in Urban Environment”
EMEUE 14
In conjunction with
The 2014...

Third International Conference on “Econometrics and Multidimensional Evaluation in Urban Environment” EMEUE 14

20 January 2014 : Diverse Regions: Building Resilient Communities and Territories

Regional Studies Association European Conference, Monday 16th-Wednesday 18th June 2014
Dokuz Eylül University Faculty of Business Izmir, Turkey...

17 December 2013 : Call for abstracts: International conference: Urban Regions under Change (URC 2014)

Call for abstracts

International conference

Urban Regions under Change: towards social-ecological resilience
(URC 2014)

27 May 2014, HafenCity...

10 December 2013 : SCUPAD 2014 - No Time to Waste: Planning to Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle

46th Annual SCUPAD Congress
May 16th -18th, 2014 in Salzburg, Austria

CALL FOR PAPERS –

No Time to Waste: Planning to Reduce, Reuse, and...

SCUPAD 2014 - No Time to Waste: Planning to Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle

Job Postings

10 February 2014 : New Position of Professor/Reader in Urban Studies

UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOWNew Position of Professor/Reader in Urban Studies (funded by Urban Studies Foundation)The School of Social and Political...

17 January 2014 : Project RegPol²: 13 PhD and 3 Post-Doc positions available!

Within the project RegPol² the project consortium offer 13 PhD and 3 Post-Doc positions.

The project RegPol² focusses on new patterns of regional...

9 January 2014 : 13 Early Stage Researcher (ESR, PhD) and 3 Experienced Researcher (ER, PostDoc)

SPECTRA Centre of Excellence of the EU at the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava as the project partner in the Marie Curie project ITN...

29 December 2013 : Faculty Positions In Sustainable Critical Infrastructure Planning: Urban Planning and Design

**Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi

Faculty Positions

Engineering Systems and Management Department

Sustainable Critical...

29 December 2013 : Faculty Positions Engineering Systems and Management Department Sustainable Critical Infrastructure Planning: Transportation Planning

**Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi

Faculty Positions

Engineering Systems and Management Department
Sustainable Critical...


Journals

30 January 2014 : Call for Papers

**The Hybrid_Link
**o.a. ISSN: 2039-4608

Call for Papers
For Issue #03
‘HYBRIDIZATION BETWEEN FORM AND ENERGY’
Hybridization Design Strategies...

Call for Papers

Educational news

10 February 2014 : PLANNING THOUGHT AWARD dedicated to early career planning scholars

Four early career planning scholars are sought for the Planning Thought Award. These Award Winners will be invited to participate in the main...

PLANNING THOUGHT AWARD dedicated to early career planning scholars

9 January 2014 : “Urban Infrastructures in Transition: The Case of African Cities” - 8 Doctoral Fellowships, TU Darmstadt, Germany

8 DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS - DARMSTADT UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, GERMANY

“Urban Infrastructures in Transition: The Case of African Cities”

The...

3 December 2013 : Erasmus Mundus on Maritime Spatial Planning (EMMCMSP)

Erasmus Mundus Master Course on Maritime Spatial Planning (EMMCMSP) is a two-years advanced professional master program, in which three high-rated...


Books

24 January 2014 : Planning, Risk and Property Development

Planning, Risk and Property Development
Urban regeneration in England, France and the Netherlands
By Nikos Karadimitriou, Claudio de Magalhães, Roelof Verhage

Planning, Risk and Property Development

5 January 2014 : Creative Cities in Practice by Klaus R. Kunzmann & Tang Yan

Klaus R. Kunzmann & Tang Yan
Creative Cities in Practice
European and Asian Perspective

ISBN 978-7-302-32519-2
58.00 RMB
Oct. 2013...

Creative Cities in Practice by Klaus R. Kunzmann & Tang Yan

4 December 2013 : The Art of Shaping the Metropolis

A proven approach for addressing explosive metropolitan growth in an integrated and holistic manner

For the first time, half the global...

The Art of Shaping the Metropolis