[Kaupunkitutkimus] Re-City 2015 -kongressi

Rajaniemi Juho juho.rajaniemi at tut.fi
Wed Apr 1 10:43:42 EEST 2015

Re-City 2015: 1st International City Regeneration Congress
Tampere, Finland, 3-4 September 2015

Tampere University of Technology and University of Tampere welcome you to Re-City 2015 Congress 3-4 September 2015 in Tampere, Finland. The Congress provides an interdisciplinary forum for researchers and practitioners in the fields of urban planning, architecture, traffic planning and logistics, urban history, economics and business, political sciences, social sciences and humanities. The topic of the congress is “Future City – Combining Disciplines”. This allows for a wide range of approaches concerning the regeneration of future cities and the challenges implied in their visioning and planning.

Keynote speakers include professor Robert A. Beauregard from Columbia University, professor Ali Madanipour from Newcastle University and professor Albena Yaneva from University of Manchester. We also have many splendid Finnish lecturers.

The Congress has five themes:

  *   Theme A: Urban regenerative strategies, methods and tools
  *   Theme B: Mobility and urban planning in city regeneration
  *   Theme C: Economics and power in city regeneration
  *   Theme D: Citizens and their milieu in city regeneration
  *   Theme E: 3R in city regeneration (rehabilitation, reconstruction, renovation)

Re-City 2015 invites papers on new approaches to these themes. Please send abstracts of approximately 300 words to info at recity2015.com<mailto:info at recity2015.com> by 30 April 2015. Selected papers will be published in printed form in TUT journal DATUTOP (rated as a scientific journal level JUFO 1). The language of the conference is English.

Please visit the Congress website www.recity2015.com<http://www.recity2015.com> for registration and for more information.
Apologies for possible cross-posting.

Best Regards,

Juho Rajaniemi
Professor of Urban Planning
President, Re-City 2015
juho.rajaniemi at tut.fi

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