East Meets West ??? Contemporary Urban Issues Revisited

2018-10-22 | IRMiR

2nd International Conference of the Urban Development Issues Journal

On 5th and 6th October 2018, National Institute for Spatial Policy and Housing in cooperation with Institute of Geography and Spatial Management (Jagiellonian University) organised the second edition of Urban Development Issues journal conference. Authors of 19 oral presentations (3 keynotes) and 1 poster represented 8 countries (Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Poland, Republic of Serbia, South Africa, Ukraine and United Kingdom). Our keynote speakers included prof. Loretta Lees (University of Leicester, UK), prof. Nick Bailey (University of Glasgow, UK) and prof. Philip Harrison (University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa). On Saturday 6th October the participants took part in a field session dedicated to current issues connected with development of Krakow and visited districts of Ruczaj, ??agiewniki, Podg??rze, Zab??ocie and Nowa Huta.

We invite you to read more about the conference on UDI journal website.