Conference

10th IFoU Conference in Hong Kong

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The Entrepreneurial City

‘The Entrepreneurial City’ is the theme for the 10th conference of the International Forum on Urbanism (IFoU). Nine conferences have been held in various countries across the world. In face of global and local environmental, social and economic challenges, we invite international planners and designers to deliberate on theories, design and practices related to the entrepreneurial city.
Following the goals of UN Habitat’s New Urban Agenda, the 10th IFoU Conference ‘The Entrepreneurial City’ explores: How to create urban prosperity and an inclusive economy?
The conference will be hosted by the School of Architecture of the Chinese University of Hong Kong on December 14-16, 2017.

Call for Abstracts
NEW DeadLine May 15, 2017

Link: Conference Web Site

 

CALL FOR PAPERS before March 31st, 2016

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 9th IFoU Conference in Buenos Aires from October 26-28 2016 

 

The closing of the 8th IFoU Conference

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7th IFoU Conference: Creative Renaissance

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The deadline for all registrations is September 15th, 2013.

 

“Call for Papers” of the 7th Conference of the IFoU

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The 7th conference of the International Forum on Urbanism (IFoU): CREATIVE RENAISSANCE will be held from October 7 to 11, 2013 by the National Chen Kung University in Tainan, Taiwan. “Call for Papers” is open for abstract submission from April 8 to May 15, 2013.

 

DEADLINE EXTENDED

Deadline extended

Submission of abstracts have been extended to June 30, 2013.

For more information, please visit the conference web site 

 

Next IFoU Conference in 2013 in Taiwan

National-Cheng-Kung-University

The 2013 Conference of the International Forum on Urbanism will be organized by the National Cheng Kung University in Tainan, Taiwan. More detailed information will be published soon on this website

 

6th IFoU Conference “TOURBANISM”

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The 6th conference of the International Forum on Urbanism, entitled TOURbanISM-toURBANISM, will take place from January 25th to 27th, 2012, at the Catalonian Politechnic University (UPC) in Barcelona.

The conference aims to generate an exchange between the academic and the professional debate, to investigate opportunities and risks for the sustainable touristical development and to discuss visions, concepts and best practices. In this framework causes, reasons and dependencies of worldwide transformation processes will be analyzed and planning strategies and design concepts for a more sustainable development of tourism will be explored.

For full program and other information, please see tourbanism.ifou.org

 

5th IFoU Conference: Global Visions

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5th Conference of the International Forum on Urbanism takes place 2426 February 2011 at the National University of Singapore. The conference aims to generate an exchange between the academic and the professional debate, to investigate opportunities and risks for the sustainable urban development and to discuss visions, concepts and best practices.

The conference will be organized within the framework of the International Forum on Urbanism (IFoU) by the Department of Architecture and the Centre for Sustainable Asian Cities (CSAC) at the School of Design and Environment, National University of Singapore (NUS) in collaboration with the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) Singapore as well as the participating universities of the IFoU network.

Keynote speakers are: Cheong Koon Hean, Kees Christiaanse, Sanjay Prakash, Liu Thai-Ker, Meng Yan, and Edward Soja.

For full program and other information, please see globalvisions2011.ifou.org

 

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