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Urban Futures Open Research School – Apply to the spring course

During the autumn a first course within the Urban Futures Open Research School started. Co-production in action - from practice to theory consists of two courses (2x7.5 ECTS). The autumn course has been full and now we open up for applications to the spring course.

Date: 13 Nov

Conference Realising Just Cities – Learning Through Comparison

Mistra Urban Futures’ Annual conference is approaching: from November 12-15, 2017 over 100 delegates from six countries will meet in Kisumu, Kenya around the theme learning through comparison with the aim to realise just cities.

Date: 7 Nov

Engaged participants at conference about fair, green and accessible cities 

On October 5th 2017 over 150 people met at the Museum of World Culture in Gothenburg, Sweden to discuss and take part of different perspectives of fair, green and accessible cities.

Date: 19 Oct

Calendar

Nov
22
2017
Time: 11:30
Location: Museum of World Cultures
Nov
29
2017
Time: 17:00
Location: Göteborgs stadsmuseum
Dec
8
2017
Time: 13:00
Location: Göteborgsregionens kommunalförbund
Dec
12
2017
Time: 11:30
Location: Mötesplats Backa-Brunnsbo

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

Michael Hodson & Simon Marvin. Intensifying or transforming sustainable cities? Fragmented logics
Saskia Greyling, Zarina Patel & Amy Davison. Urban sustainability disjunctures in Cape
Tim May & Beth Perry. Knowledge for just urban sustainability. Local Environment,
Beth Perry & Mark Atherton. Beyond critique: the value of co-production in
Nazem Tahvilzadeh, Stig Montin & Mikael Cullberg, Functions of sustainability: exploring what

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.