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SSPCR 2019 congress: making city

The 3rd International Conference on Smart and Sustainable Planning for Cities and Regions (SSPCR) will be organised in Bolzano (Italy) from 9-13 December…

CVS 2019

The yearly CVS conference is organized in Leuven (Faculty club). It has the intension to talk about the newest ideas of traffic an transport planning. Rob…

Seminar Rekeningrijden

De Stichting Mobiliteit en Ruimtelijke Ordening (MoRO) van de Universiteit van Gent, in samenwerking met de departementen Omgeving en Mobiliteit en Openbare…

Kent FRAMES Days

There is a Frames Project Management and Delivery Meeting in Kent. Tom Goosse will contribute.

ESPON workshop about research topics and necessities

Do you want more research about a territorial topic but you have no idea to start with it? Enjoy this workshop (in dutch).  Thursday 24 of oktober…

7Tth informed cities forum

The 7th informed cities forum will take place on 15-16 oktober in the Praga district of Warsaw, Poland. Beitske Boonstra and Karim Van Knippenberg contribute.

RC21 Delhi Conference

Research Committee 21 on Sociology of Urban and Regional Development of the International Sociological Association organise their next conference in Delhi,…

Information event Master program in Urbanism and Spatial Planning

We organise on Monday 9th of September our yearly information event of the Master program in Urbanism and Spatial Planning at Labo S (Jozef Plateaustraat…

ENHR 2019 conference

The European Network for Housing Research (ENHR) will organise their next conference in Athens, Greece and has the title: "Housing for the next European…

AESOP Annual Conference 2019

The yearly AESOP conference will be held in Greede and have the title: "Planning for Transition". Ann Pisman, Peter Davids and Karim Van Knippenberg contribute.

Sea level rise in the Flemish-Dutch Delta Region

In the framework of their collaboration agreement, Ghent University (UGent) and Campus Zeeland would like to invite you to the symposium…

Changing cities Conference

The 4th Changing cities conference will be held in Greede. Karim van Knippenberg contribute. More info on this link.

ESPON seminar

this seminar was held in Lasi (Romania) and had the title: "The role of functional areas for territorial cohesion". Tristan Claus contributed. More info…

Information and alumni event Master program in Urbanism and Spatial Planning

Our yearly information and alumni event off the Master program in Urbanism and Spatial Planning will be hold on monday 13th of May in Labo S (Jozef Plateaustraat…

3rd Consortium Meeting Open Heritage

Beitske Boonstra and Karim van Knippenberg participate in this meeting that will be organized in Berlin.

AESOP Young Academics Conference 2019

"Planning inclusive spaces - an inter- and transdisciplinary approach" is The title of the 13th AESOP young academics congres that is organised in Darmstadt…

5th meeting of the Rural Networks' Assembly

Luuk Boelens and Ann Pisman contribute to the 5th meeting of the Rural Networks' Assembly in Brussels. More info on this link.

Consortium Meeting Open Heritage

Beitske Boonstra and Karim van Knippenberg participate in this meeting that will be organized in Barcelona. More info on this link.

IDM-seminar 2018

You can find the program for the 2018 IDM seminar on: http://www.idm.ugent.be/studiedag-2018/. Luuk Boelens contribute on this seminar that want to…

Seminar Vervoerregio

It is a big challenge for Flanders to adapt the region for the future transportation. The foundation for mobility and spatial planning organize this seminar…

European Week of Regions and Cities

The European Week of Regions and Cities is an annual four-day event in Brussels during which cities and regions showcase their capacity to create growth…

54th ISOCARP Congress

The name of this 54th ISOCARP congress is: "Cool Planning: Changing Climate and Our Urban Future". Anneloes van Noordt contribute on this congress that…

Public defence of PhD dissertation Karel Van den Berghe

Karel Van den Berghe will defend his doctoral dissertation on friday september 28th at 16.30 in the  Aula, Campus Aula, Voldersstraat 9, 9000 Ghent.

Info-workshop Master program in Urbanism and Spatial Planning

This workshop on september 10th in Labo S want to show  the students how we work practial in the master. The topic of the workshop is: "city and…

Green Cities for a Sustainable Europe

This seminar is organized by the European Nursery Association in Belgium. The goal of this seminar is to present the positive effects on the climate of…

AESOP Annual Congress

Making space for hope is the title of the annual AESOP congress that find place in Gothenburg, Sweden.  Peter Davids and Barbara Tempels contribute.

SGEM 2018

Hanne Glas and Greet Deruyter contribute at the 18e International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference in Bulgaria. More info on: https://www.sgem.org/.

Public defence of PhD dissertation Suzanne Van Brussel

Suzanne Van Brussel will defend her doctoral dissertation on wednesday june 27th at 16.30 in the Ceremoniezaal Aula,Campus Aula, Voldersstraat 9, 9000 Ghent.

Kick-off OpenHeritage

The H2020 project OpenHeritage will start with a kick-off meeting in Budepest. Among others, the Cooperative Heritage Lab in Pomaz and the Jewish District…

Conference: baanbrekend winkelen

The provinces of Antwerp, East-Flanders and Flemish-Brabant worked together in the EFRO-project “Baanwinkels en gemeenten op één lijn”. This research…

PlanDay 2018: behaviour and space

Human behavior is sometimes different from what planners expect. Will a behavior approach help planners to succeed their projects? Annelies Staessen and…

AESOP Planning and Complexity 2018

It's already the 16th complexity meeting and this time it has the title: Adaptive Planning for Spatial Transformation. Beitske Boonstra will contribute.

Info- en alumnimoment van het Masterprogramma in de Stedenbouw en Ruimtelijke Planning

Dit gaat door op donderdag 17 mei, vanaf 17u, in Labo S (Jozef Plateaustraat 22, Gent) voor alle geïnteresseerde studenten en afgestudeerden met reflecties…

FRAMES-days Belgium

The location of the event is the Keizershof in Aalst (Korte Nieuwstraat 15). More info will follow.

13th AESOP Heads Of Schools Meeting

"Planning Education & Research: Retrospect and Prospect" is the name of the 13th AESOP Heads of School meeting. The meeting is organised in the School…

Final conference URBACT-Refill

How to start your journey on temporary use? is the final conference of the REfill-project. More info on: https://refillthecity.wordpress.com/final-conference/…

Thinktank climate adaptation Flanders: final congres

We will present the final results of the thinktank climate adaptation Flanders project on this day. The event will be held in Thurn & taxi's (building…

Public defence of PhD dissertation Koos Fransen

Koos Fransen will defend his doctoral dissertation on monday december 4th at 17.00 in Het Pand (De Refter), Onderbergen 1, 9000 Ghent. Title PhD: ‘Travelling…

Public defence of PhD dissertation Hussain Aziz Saleh

Hussain Aziz Saleh will have his public defence in the room "Jozef Plateau" (Jozef Plateau-gebouw) at 18.00. Titel PhD: "Disaster Risk Management and the…

Disruptive mobilities

Luuk Boelens (UGent) en Tom Coppens (UAntwerpen) invites you for the colloquium ‘Disruptive Mobilities - Disruptieve mobiliteiten’ in Mechelen (13…

Stadmakerscongres 2017

AIR (Architecture Institute Rotterdam) organises their Stadmakerscongres for the 4th time. Beitske Boonstra will host the afternoon session on “The…

Infoday - URBACT transfer networks and Good practicies!

The Belgian URBACT contact invites you four their info day (13u-18u) about URBACT transfer networks.  Program:  introduction and goal of the contactpointCall…

Information event Master program in Urbanism and Spatial Planning

We organize the information event for our Master program in Urbanism and spatial planning on September the 5th between 18 and19 hour in the Plateau building…

AESOP Annual congress 2017

The topic of the yearly aesop congress held in Lisbon is "Spaces of dialog for places of dignity: Fostering the European Dimension of Planning". Luuk…

Meeting: roadshops and municipalities aligned

This EFRO-project has as goal that the 3 provinces (East Flanders, Antwerp and Flemish Brabant) together with cities and municipalities find a joint…

ESPON Seminar “Revealing territorial potentials and shaping new policies

This is  a contribution to the post-2020 Cohesion policy debate. Chloé Walot and Anneloes Van Noordt contribute (espon-link). Place: Valletta,…

PlanDag 2017 shared space

Space is one of the most shared things. People use new applications to rent their house, cars, ... Can private space get a public function? Whitch influence…

Info event Master SRP

We organize an information event on Monday may 15th about our Master program in Urbanism and Spatial Planning (Plateau, Jozef Plateaustraat 22, 9000…

The AESOP Planning & Complexity Workgroup meets in Ghent, 12-14th April 2017

Ghent University, Department of Mobility and Spatial Planning will host the 15th meeting of the AESOP Planning & Complexity Workgroup in Ghent, 12-14th…

International Seminar on Global Metropolitan Delta’s

Following the first Asia-Europe (academic exchange) seminar on urban development and watermanagement at the South East University of Nanjing 28-29 November…

Public defence of PhD dissertation Thomas Verbeek

Thomas Verbeek  have his public phd defence in the room "Rector Vermeylen" (Het Pand). Title PhD: "Living Cities: Reconnecting; Environmental…

Public defence of PhD dissertation Barbara Tempels

Barbara Tempels has her public phd defence in the room "Rector Blancquart" (Het Pand). Title PhD: "Flood Resilience: a Co-Evolutionary Approach. Residents,…

Salet seminar: Institutions in Action

Luuk Boelens gives a lecturer on this seminar: "Institutional innovation in an actor-relational perspective" (program).  Place: Library…

Colloquium Scientists for Cycling (S4C) 2016

“Cycling Delivers to the UN Global Goals”, Aveiro, Portugal. Dirk Lauwers contribute with a keynote.  Two main themes: Cycling Delivers to the…

Inspiration day sustainable mobility

Shared mobility as a goal, participation as a key. New roads for sustainable mobility.  This seminar is on november 10th  in the Vooruit, Ghent. …

UGent reach out for the 3th time the Georges Allaert awards

The MoRo foundation of the UGent reach out for the 3th time the Georges Allaert awards.  The distribution of the award is in the Kunstencentrum Vooruit,…

56th ACSP Annual Conference 2016

This conference organised by the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning happens this year in Portland. Thomas Verbeek join it. More info.

ERF 2016: 1st edition of the European Road Infrastructure Congress

Dirk Lauwers is member of the scientific committee of this congress that happens in Leeds.  More info: ERF 2016

Piket-reading

The Mr. Frederik Hendrik Piket foundation organize for the first time a reading on October the 6th at 16:15 in the Focker Terminal (Den Haag). Luuk…

Association Internationales des Villes Portes (AIVP) congress 2016

This congress find place in Rotterdam and Karel Van den Berghe contribute with the paper “The Actor-Relational Port City Interfaces, Case study…

Placemaking Experts Conference

Beitske Boonstra participate with the lecturer "Spatial Planning in a Time of Active Citizenship" on this congress organized by the Urban Clinic (Hebrew…

Infomoment Master Stedenbouw en Ruimtelijke Planning

Op donderdag 8 september gaat ons jaarlijkse infomoment door over de Master Stedenbouw en Ruimtelijke Planning in het Plateaugebouw. Meer informatie in…

ICSA 2016: 3rd International Conference on Structures and Architecture

The aim of ICSA2016 is to present research and developments on the merging of architecture and structural engineering. Greet Deruyter join it.  More…

World Planning School Congress 2016

The IV WPSC will be held in Rio de Janeiro. Karel Van den Berghe, Joren Sansen and Barbara Tempels join this congress.  More info.

FRIAR - 5th International Conference on Flood Risk Management and Response

Hanne Glas join this conference in Venice. More info.

ENHR 2016 GOvernance, Territory and Housing

Isabel Loris join this conference in Belfast.  More info: http://www.enhr2016.com/