December 18, 2018

Urban Institute Events Programme 2019

Take a look at the Urban Institute's exciting programme of events for 2019. More details to follow. Vanesa Castan Broto, Inagural Lecture: Changing cities in a changing climate 20 March 2019, The Diamond - Sheffield This lecture examines how the climate…
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December 11, 2018

Call for Papers: Infrastructures, identities and the materialities of difference and belonging: CfP RC21 Delhi 2019

RC21 18-21 September 2019 Delhi Stream Title:  Infrastructures, identities and the materialities of difference and belonging in the city This stream will explore the sociality of infrastructure and invite debate about the ways infrastructure can be constitutive of practices and structures…
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December 10, 2018

Workshop: Indigenous Urbanisation in Latin America

Workshop focusing on the topic of indigenous urbanisation in Latin America, with emphasis on Bolivia and Brazil.
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November 16, 2018

Simon Marvin Inaugural Lecture: Does the outside matter anymore?

Does the outside matter anymore? Atmospheric Encapsulation, Artificial Nature, and Urban Climatic Control Wednesday 5th December at 17:30 in the Conference Room, Interdisciplinary Centre of the Social Sciences (ICOSS) Register here: Simon Marvin's Inaugural Lecture asks: if the outside…
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September 4, 2018

Post-doctoral early career workshop – Methodological Issues and Emotional Labour in Co-Produced Research

This workshop is jointly organised by the Sheffield Methods Institute and the Urban Institute and the Jam and Justice Project (ESRC), with partners in Birmingham and Manchester Universities, as well as Mistra Urban Futures. It will take place on 4th and 5th December 2018 and is for…
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August 29, 2018

6th and 7th September 2018 – Speculative infrastructures and cities in-the-making

6th and 7th September, 2018 A workshop sponsored by Urban Geography journal + Urban Institute/SIID at the University of Sheffield Organisers: Paula Meth and Jonathan Silver with Beatrice De Carli, Tom Goodfellow, Philip Horn, Juan Miguel Kanai, Michele Lacione, Melanie Lombard, Victoria Okoye,…
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August 2, 2018

3 September 2018 – City Data Commons and Ethical Standards for Digital Transformation

Where: ICOSS conference room, 5:30 -7:00pm Speaker: Francesca Bria is the Digital Innovation Commissioner of Barcelona, Spain Barcelona City Council has created an Office for Technology and Digital Innovation that Bria leads, showing a firm belief in the importance of data…
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