Planning Research Conference 2018

The Planning and Research Conference 2018 will take place in Sheffield from the 3-5 September 2018. The conference offers a chance for international researchers, students, and practitioners to share work and discuss key themes and trends in planning. Delegates will have the opportunity to present papers, participate in roundtable discussions, attend keynote talks, and network with researchers from around the world. The conference will also reflect the city of Sheffield, enabling delegates not only to see the city and its iconic industrial heritage, but also learn about work happening here to plan for better places and communities.

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Seminars and Events

We host an exciting and engaging research seminar programme throughout the year.

Research seminars provide the opportunity to hear about cutting edge research from across a wide range of topics and our seminars are open to all.

Research Seminars

All seminars are at 3.30 - 5.00pm and held in Teaching Room 1, D floor, Geography and Planning building unless otherwise stated.

To be arranged

Dr Alex Lord (University of Liverpool)

'A thought experiment on the value(s) of planning'

To be arranged

Professor Mark Tewdwr-Jones (Newcastle University)

'Urban living partnerships: universities as anchor institutions in the city'