AESOP Thematic Group Regional Design: Call for Abstracts

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A Transformative Approach to Planning: Online Conference I 2nd of october 2020, 9-6pm


Conference Programm and Registration


on Regional Design: A Transformative Approach to Planning

by AESOP Thematic Group on REGIONAL DESIGN



Part of the Shaping Regional Futures Conference Series 2020

The AESOP Thematic Group Regional Design invites to the online conference “Regional Design: A Transformative Approach to Planning” – as part of the Shaping Regional Futures Conference Series 2020. The conference brings together empirical research and theoretical refl ections on spatial visioning and regional design-led planning practices. Its main aim is a deeper understanding of how these practices contribute to emerging transformative and adaptive planning approaches and to resilient regional spatial development.

Host of the conference

University of Florence, Department of Architecture

Organizing Committee

Valeria Lingua, University of Florence
Verena Elisabeth Balz, TU Delft, B-TU Cottbus-Senftenberg
Agnes Förster, RWTH Aachen University
Cristina Cavaco, Universidade de Lisboa


Joao Pedro Costa, Universidade de Lisboa
Giuseppe de Luca, University of Florence
Carlo Pisano, University of Florence
Alain Thierstein, TU Munich
Wil Zonneveld, TU Delft