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. More seminars for the spring semester TBA.

Wednesday 26 September (Arts Tower LT2)

Hal Pawson (University of New South Wales)

‘Private landlord property acquisition behaviour in lower value housing markets’

Wednesday 10th October

Professor Mark Tewdwr-Jones (Newcastle University)

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

Wednesday 31 October

Jack Makau (Slum Dwellers Kenya)

'Whose knowledge matters? A social movement perspective on co-production'

Wednesday 14th November

Alex Lord (University of Liverpool)

‘A thought experiment on the value(s) of planning’

Wednesday 12 December

Francesco Chiodelli (Gran Sasso Science Institute)

'Housing informality in Italy: marginality, criminality, activism or speculation?'

Wednesday 15 May

Idalina Baptista (University of Oxford)

Title TBC