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Online and interactive book presentation of the Handbook on Cities & Complexity 

The event will be held on 9th of December 2021: 14:00-16:00 Central European Time / 15:00-17:00 Israelian time

The program includes:

  • An introduction on the book by Editor Juval Portugali 
  • 2x 5min-talks on Uncertainty & Evolution by Stefano Moroni and Fernando Santos
  • 2x 5min-talks on Dynamic flows & patterns by Efrat Blumenfeld and Koen Bandsma

And…plenty of room for questions & interaction

The outline of the event is as follows: 

1.  Introduction to the book - 30 min

Overall ambition and its main messages - Juval Portugali

Response by Ward Rauws, followed by Q&A

2. Uncertainty & Evolution - 30 min

Complexity and uncertainty: implications for urban planning - Stefano Moroni

Evolutionary games in cities and urban planning - Fernando Santos

Each giving a 5 min talk on their chapter, followed by a by joined Q&A on both talks 

Break

3Dynamic flows & patterns - 30 min

- Studying the dynamics of urban traffic flows using percolation: a new

methodology for real-time urban and transportation planning - Efrat Blumenfeld

- Tailoring nudges to self-organising behavioural patterns in public space - Koen Bandsma

Each giving a 5 min talk on their chapter, followed by a by joined Q&A on both talks 

4. Plenary discussion on future research questions and challenges

5. Upcoming activities AESOP TG on Complexity and Planning

Ward Rauws