Call for Papers: "The Progressive City: Wright & his Chicago Contemporaries"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 16, 2022
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Historic Preservation, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies, Sociology

The 2022 annual conference of the Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy, to be held in Chicago and online, October 19-23, will center on the theme of "The Progressive City: Wright & his Chicago Contemporaries." Papers may touch not only on architecture and urban planning of the time, but also linked reform movements. The Conservancy seeks proposals for papers related to this broad theme to be presented during the conference. The deadline to submit is March 16.

Cfp: Historical and scalar dimensions of contemporary mobility practices in urban Africa

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
March 17, 2022
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Geography, Social History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

The research network, African Urban Mobilities: Past, Present and Future (AUM) invites applications for participation in a 2-day, in-person workshop into historical and scalar dimensions of contemporary mobility in urban Africa.  The workshop will be held in November 2022.

Water Risk Modeling: Developing Risk-Return Management Techniques in Finance and Beyond

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 19, 2022 to November 30, 2022
Location: 
Quebec, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Business History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning, Public Policy

Concordia University, Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University, and the Emerging Risks Information Center kindly invite contributions to the forthcoming edited book, titled “Water Risk Modeling: Developing Risk-Return Management Techniques in Finance and Beyond,” to be published by Palgrave Macmillan.


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Virtual Lecture by Professor Julie Shah: "What To Expect When You’re Expecting Robots: The Future of Human-Robot Interactions" at the University of Pittsburgh

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
January 31, 2022
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities, Health and Health Care, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Urban Design and Planning

The Research, Ethics and Society Initiative is pleased to present Professor Julie Shah, who will present a virtual talk entitled "What to expect when you’re expecting robots: The future of human robot collaboration" at 12pm on January 31, 2022. 

ATI2022 Call for Sessions

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
January 1, 2022 to March 15, 2022
Location: 
Turkey
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Digital Humanities, Environmental History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning

The organization committee of the Architecture, Technology and Innovation, ATI, invites academicians and / or practitioners to submit proposals for the special sessions for the 3rd International Symposium that will take place in December 2022.

CfP: Towards 2030: Sustainable Development Goal 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities. A Sociological Perspective

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 15, 2022
Location: 
Switzerland
Subject Fields: 
Social Sciences, Sociology, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies, Economic History / Studies

In collaboration with the Open Access journal “Frontiers in Sociology: Sociological Theory” (www.frontiersin.org

Digitizing Jerusalem’s Archives: Urban Heritage in the Age of Digital Culture

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
January 2, 2022 to January 4, 2022
Location: 
Israel
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Digital Humanities, Middle East History / Studies, Urban History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning

"The Jerusalem Archives Project', funded by the Jerusalem Development Authority and led by Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design Jerusalem, is an extensive project of heritage documentation and digitization which aims to locate, digitize and make accessible official and private collections. The main objective of the project is to provide access to historic collections of Jerusalem planning and architecture for improving sustainable development and conservation practice and for enhancing heritage research and democratization.

9th International Conference on Harmonisation between Architecture and Nature

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
July 12, 2022 to July 14, 2022
Location: 
Portugal
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Environmental History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning

The objective of this Conference is to review the challenges and new opportunities of contemporary architecture. These are a result of advances in design and new building technologies, as well as the development of new materials.

Many of the changes are motivated by a drive towards eco-architecture, trying to harmonise architectural products with nature. Another important issue is the adaptation of the architectural design to the natural environment, learning from nature and traditional construction techniques.

12th International Conference on Sustainable Development and Planning

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 8, 2022 to June 10, 2022
Location: 
Spain
Subject Fields: 
Government and Public Service, Public Policy, Urban Design and Planning

The 12th International Conference on Sustainable Development and Planning builds upon a series that started in 2003 in Skiathos, Greece, followed by other meetings in Bologna (2005), Algarve (2007), Cyprus (2009), New Forest – home of the Wessex Institute, UK (2011); Kos, Greece (2013), Istanbul (2015), Penang (2016), the University of the West of England in Bristol, UK (2017), Siena (2018) and Online in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Call for Applications: New Post-Doctoral Enrichment Awards

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
November 15, 2021 to December 14, 2021
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities, Educational Technology, Journalism and Media Studies, Library and Information Science, Urban Design and Planning

New post-doctoral funding for ECR people working on Digital Humanities and Data Science for Social Sciences launched! Do you want to be part of a post-doctoral community working on AI and DataScience? The applications for our new Turing Post-Doctoral Enrichment Awards (PDEA) are now open! 

What the PDEA offers
The PDEA offers flexible funds to enable researchers to build on their current research, develop and grow activities related to the core aims of the scheme with support from the Turing community: 

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