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Cities and the Knowledge Economy Published

We are pleased to announce the publication of Cities and the Knowledge Economy authored by Tim May and Beth Perry. This is an in-depth, interdisciplinary, international and comparative examination of the relationship between knowledge and urban development in the contemporary era.

Date: 18 Dec

New co-ordinator and project leader for the Stockholm node

Sofie Pandis Iveroth is the new co-ordinator and project leader for the Stockholm node. In addition to her role in Mistra Urban Futures she is also the project leader for Innovationsplattform Hållbara Stockholm at Exploateringskontoret within the municipality of Stockholm with a focus on sustainable urban development.

Date: 18 Dec

Barry Ness new leader for the Skåne platform

Barry Ness has become the new Director of the Skåne Platform. The platform brings together a consortium of the three universities located in the region: Lund University, Malmö University, and the Swedish University for Agricultural Sciences (SLU) along with different societal actors.

Date: 18 Dec


Time: 15:00
Location: Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre
Time: 11:30
Location: Länsstyrelsen Västra Götaland

Research agenda

Synergistically generate client-centric internal or "organic" sources after extensive systems. Objectively integrate integrated interfaces vis-a-vis alternative infomediaries. Authoritatively syndicate 2.0 systems and virtual process improvements. Professionally synergize multidisciplinary best practices after frictionless methods of empowerment. Enthusiastically evolve real-time vortals via multimedia based opportunities.

Latest publications

Under åren 2013–2016 genomfördes forskningsprojektet Värdering av ekosystemtjänster av urban grönska1 med
Populations are becoming more urban than rural, creating concentrated areas with high
Hållbar urbanisering har blivit ett viktigt ämne i debatten, inom forskningen och
This paper contributes to the burgeoning literature on the role of academic–practice
Nature is not something separated from the city. With this in mind,

Mistra Urban Futures Projects

Funders and consortium

Mistra Urban Futures is financed by Mistra, the Swedish Foundation for Strategic Environmental Research, Sida, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, and a consortium constituted by several organisations in the Gothenburg region, combined with key international partners.