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.

World Town Planning Day 2019

  • Date: Thursday, 07 November 2019 at 5:00PM - 7:30PM
  • Venue: Lecture Theatre 7, The Diamond, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, S10 2TN
  • Organiser: RTPI Yorkshire

This year’s 70th Anniversary of World Town Planning Day is an excellent opportunity to celebrate how planners and communities contribute to making better urban places.

Reflecting on different experiences in Africa, Asia and Latin America, academics from the Department of Urban Studies and Planning at the University of Sheffield will provide brief talks on core challenges and opportunities for more inclusive and sustainable urban development pathways in the global South.

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Research Seminars

Our seminar schedule for 2019/2020 will be announced shortly.