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Submission: April 30, 2017
Registration: April 30, 2017
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

Urban regions are catalysts of change. They foster pragmatic politics that enables more progressive governance. “Progress,” however, has to contend with histories and structures that grew from exclusionary logic, uneven development, and the systematic exploitation of labor. Progress does not happen on its own; it emerges from the continued efforts of activists, engaged citizens, intellectuals, and professionals that strive for a more just city.

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spaces of struggle

Submission: April 30, 2016
Registration: April 30, 2016
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Publication
Type: Open

 

The First International Conference on Urban Physics aims to be a founding event for the numerical simulation of cities and megacities, which are facing worldwide critical problems, such as their dual participation – as victims and actors – to the present and upcoming climate changes. The conference will provide an opportunity for scientists from different disciplines (computer graphics, environmental physics, numerical models, renewable energies, urban planning …) to confront their ideas and methods for the detection and analysis of physical quantities, in order to better manage the development of cities and to meet economic and environmental constraints. Continue reading