The organizing committee is pleased to invite you to register your papers and contribute to the International Scientific Conference entitled Rethinking urbanism that will be held in May 2012 as a part of the Urbanists Season.
Urbanists Season is a several-month-long event encompassing scientific and expert conferences, large exhibitions and other activities that will cover the entire scope of urban planners' performances – from projects, visions and studies, through scientific and research activity, to realization of projects with a significant urban component. Our intention is to promote, to the maximum extent possible, interdisciplinary approach as well as uniqueness and inseparability of disciplines dealing with spatial planning, urban planning and architecture.
Primary objective of the International Scientific Conference is raising the question and research thinking about the future of urban planning.
The event is initiated by Croatian Architects’ Association and co-organized by Croatian Chamber of Architects and Faculty of Architecture in Zagreb.
Please find enclosed Call for Papers with the detailed instructions and key dates.
We look forward to your contribution!
Program Manager of Urbanists Season
University of Zagreb, Faculty of Architecture
Croatian Architects’ Association
Croatian Chamber of Architects
INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE
Zagreb, 7 December 2011
CALL FOR PAPERS
International Scientific Conference entitled Rethinking urbanism will be held as a part of the Urbanists Season. Primary objective of the conference is raising questions and exploratory rethinking of the future of urban planning (ILI raising questions and research reflection on the future of urban planning).
Rethinking urbanism is a contribution to proposing activities for improving spatial conditions, especially revitalizing and reinforcing the position of urban planning in better use and shape of city space, preserving the continuity of spatial and material values, restoring social awareness, regulating conditions of urban planning etc.
Participants are invited to propose improvements in planning methods, management models as well as efficient specifications on how to select optimal conditions for using and protecting urban space. Directions of scientific thinking about the future of city planning include: anthropogenic and natural, public and private, global and transitional, old and new, creative and normative, etc.
International Scientific Conference is under program competence of the Scientific Committee, an independent body comprising the following members (in alphabetical order): Branka Aničić, Dafne Berc, Tihomir Jukić, Sonja Jurković, Zlatko Karač, Srečko Pegan and Ivana Šverko.
Please direct all questions regarding the International Scientific Conference Rethinking urbanism to firstname.lastname@example.org .
INSTRUCTIONS FOR SPEAKERS
- abstract deadline: 10 February 2012
- abstract acceptance: 25 February 2012
- full paper deadline: 31 March 2012
- confirmation of paper acceptance, presentations and announcements deadline: 15 April 2012
- conference date: 19 May 2011
- language: Croatian and English;
- text size: up to 1800 characters (<one typewritten page);
- program: Word, font Arial 11, line spacing 1,5, margins 2,5 cm;
- text formatting: „draft“ (without formatting);
- personal details: name, surname, academic title, place of work; address, contact (phone number and e-mail address);
Abstracts are to be sent to the following address: email@example.com
- text size: up to 18000 characters
(10 typewritten pages); including all attachments - abstract, notes, lists of images and charts, bibliography, etc);
- language: Croatian and English
Word, font Arial 11, line spacing 1,5, margins 2,5 cm, „draft“ (without formatting); numerated black/white illustrations with descriptions (author/source).
- Venue: Faculty of Architecture, Kačićeva 26, Zagreb
- Duration:1 (2) days
- Conference date: 19 May 2012
Participation in the scientific conference is included in the system of continuing professional development program.
Accepted and presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings.
- invited speakers for introductory lectures - no fee
- speakers (published paper in the proceedings) - 500 HRK fee