The IGU Urban Commission in collaboration with the team VRM (Villes Régions Monde) of the Canadian INRS is pleased to invite you to the next commission meeting.
In 2018, the special focus for this conference will be on Key factors for urban growth and decline. Papers addressing these issues are particularly welcome for the 2018 Annual Urban Commission Meeting.
In addition to the theme on “Key factors for urban growth and decline”, participants are invited to submit individual papers, and/or proposals for panel sessions or roundtables on the following thematic foci of the commission:
See further explanation of the content of the topics on the website :
Project Urban commission 2016-2020
1- Complex Urban Systems and processes of cities’ transformation
2- Technological innovations, creative activities in cities,
3- Innovative and smart building and transportation in cities
4- Polycentrism, small and medium size cities
5- Sustainable to resilient cities
6- Shrinking and aging Cities
7- Urban Governance, planning and participative democracy
8- Contested Social Spaces
9- Subjective/objective Well-Being in cities
10- Urban Heritage and Conservation
11- New concepts and methods in urban studies