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Results: 51 - 74 of 74
  • 4 Apr 2018
    Urban Commons of Culture
    Launch platform Urban Commons of Culture

    13:00 - 17:00 | Event

    This event marks the launch of The Urban Commons of Culture, Past & Present, a new online platform for reflection and exchange on how culture and creativity can thrive in cities in an open and inclusive way.  

  • Start 27 Mar 2018
    End 28 Mar 2018
    Horizons and Chronicity


    This workshop brings together researchers dealing with the entanglement of space and time, with a focus on urban temporalities. It draws attention to the notion of ‘horizons’, aptly referring to both the spatial and ...

  • 16 Mar 2018
    Woman on bike
    Cities and Mobilities #6 | Staging and designing Mobilities

    13:45 - 17:00 | Event

    The sixth Cities and Mobilities seminar focuses on how mobilities are 'designed' and discusses the very fabric of mobile cities as well as the methods of studying it.

  • 14 Mar 2018
    Urban Conflict and Security: Garden, Garrison, and Camp

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    In this lecture Greg Beckett explores how crisis has come to shape both the spatial form and the social relations of Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

  • 8 Mar 2018
    Critical Comparative Urbanism
    Critical Comparative Urbanism: Marginality

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Comparative urbanism has been proposed as an important way of both interrogating the generalizability of urban theory and attending to specific cultural and historical contexts. This seminar focuses on marginality as ...

  • 7 Mar 2018
    Housing self-provision and comparative urbanism

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    Self-provided or self-build housing in the global North has received increasing scholarly attention. This seminar seeks to switch the perspective to more diverse contexts as to interrogate or unsettle theoretical ...

  • 23 Feb 2018
    Woman on bike
    Cities and Mobilities #5 | Mobility, Equity and Cycling

    13:15 - 17:00 | Event

    What do we mean by cycling equity? How might we identify or measure – and change – current inequalities? The fifth Cities and Mobilities seminar concentrates on these questions.

  • 2 Feb 2018
    Woman on bike
    Cities and Mobilities #4 | Mobility transitions

    13:15 - 17:00 | Event

    What should transitions to more sustainable and equitable mobilities look like? The fourth Cities and Mobilities Seminar will focus on this question.

  • 31 Jan 2018
    Critical Comparative Urbanism: Participatory Governance

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Comparative urbanism has been proposed as an important way of both interrogating the generalizability of urban theory and attending to specific cultural and historical contexts. This seminar focuses on participatory ...

  • 10 Jan 2018
    You Waste Half
    The Circle City? Resourceful Democracy

    19:30 - 21:30 | Event

    The changing meaning of waste inevitably shifts the way governments, citizens and providers relate to each other. This evening will address these broad questions looking at the political challenges of circular ...

  • Start 8 Jan 2018
    End 12 Jan 2018
    Demolished Building
    Masterstudio 2018 | The Circle City: Planning for Resourceful Cities

    09:30 - 13:00 | Event

    How can cities reuse their resources to provide for housing, public spaces and urban qualities? How can planning reduce the environmental impact of urban development? What type of policies and projects can we design ...

  • 17 Nov 2017
    Wire and gun
    The State of Conflict

    09:30 - 17:30 | Conference

    A conference to explore political practice and social relations through the lens of conflict.

  • 26 Jan 2017
    High Dosage Tutoring Conference

    14:00 - 16:30 | Event

    In collaboration with the Bridge Learning Interventions, the Centre for Urban Studies organises a conference on 'High Dosage Tutoring'. This is an in-school-day tutoring program that supports students who are often ...

  • 27 May 2014
    Bridge Conference
    Bridging the Gap between Research and Practice

    13:00 - 17:00 | Conference

    The second year students of the Research Master’s Urban Studies of the University of Amsterdam in collaboration with study association Sarphati and The Centre for Urban Studies invite you to the symposium on bridging ...

  • 15 Apr 2014
    Conference: 'The neighbourhood as a coat'

    13:00 - 17:30 | Event

    Neighbourhoods are aging, very much the same as the people who are living in these neighbourhoods. At a certain point in time residents of a neighbourhood move out, thereby making place for new people. Every ...

  • Start 22 Nov 2013
    End 23 Nov 2013
    Spaces and Flows: Fourth International Conference on Urban and ExtraUrban Studies

    09:00 - 17:00 | Conference

    This conference aims to critically engage the contemporary and ongoing spatial, social, ideological, and political transformations in a transnational, global, and neoliberal world. In a process-oriented world of ...

  • Start 4 Jul 2013
    End 6 Jul 2013
    EURA General Conference 2013: Cities as Seedbeds for Innovation


    On 4-6 July 2013 the general European Urban Research (EURA) conference will be held at the University of Twente. Enschede, the Netherlands. This years theme is 'Cities as seedbeds for innovation'.

  • 20 Jun 2013
    Expert Studio: Social mobility and Neighborhoods

    14:30 - 17:00 | Conference

    There is a strong intuitive relation between neighborhoods and social mobility. Social advancement is perceived less likely—if not impossible—in working class neighborhoods which are described as ‘poverty traps’, ...

  • 8 Feb 2013
    Theming of residential space and architecture

    12:00 - 13:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Sabine Meier studied theming of residential space and architecture. Meier argues that themed residential space and architecture meet the desire of fractions of the middle class to live in small-scale environments ...

  • 19 Dec 2012
    Symbolic Markers and Institutional Innovation in Transforming Urban Spaces

    10:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Sebastian Dembski studied three cases of planning strategies in urban regions across Europe to analyse the use of symbolic markers in urban planning and metropolitan identity.

  • 2 Nov 2012
    A World of Places, a World of Cases: Urban Studies Conference on the (Re)Production of Place

    09:30 - 15:10 | Conference

    Former students of the Research Master Metropolitan Studies invite planners, geographers and sociologists interested in the city and its influence on the production and remaking of place identity. Four renowned guest ...

  • 19 Oct 2012
    Tussen koopmansgeest en burgerzin: Hoe gebruiken steden hun verleden?

    14:00 - 14:00 | Debate

    Op vrijdag 19 oktober 2012 verschijnt Nederland stedenland. Continuïteit en vernieuwing. Deze bundel over de stad in het heden en verleden is de afsluitende publicatie van het NWO-onderzoeksprogramma Urbanisatie & ...

  • Start 24 Sep 2012
    End 28 Sep 2012
    Urbanism Week 2012: 'Second Hand Cities: rethinking practice in times of standstill'


    After a successful first edition, coming September the second edition of the Urbanism Week will be held, organised by POLIS – platform for urbanism TU Delft.

  • 14 May 2012
    Urban China Research Seminar 2012: Context and Methodology

    13:00 - 16:30 | Conference

    This seminar considers the barriers in adapting western frameworks in both methodological and communicational senses to the study of urban China.