Networks 

Mistra Urban Futures works with one of the most important societal challenges of our time: How can we achieve sustainable urban development within the planetary boundaries? 

We strive towards fair, green and accessible cities through collaborations between research and practice. Our networks are an opportunity for different actors from academy, practice and politics as well as business and civil society to meet. The networks are connected to different themes. They all focus on different wicked issues connected to sustainable urban development. Welcome to join and contribute to develop sustainable cities! 

As part of a Mistra Urban Futures’ networks you get the opportunity to: 

• Get inspired and supported in the strive to develop fair, green and accessible cities 
• Explore wicked urban issues in the interface between research and practice 
• Meet others that are interested in the same issues and to exchange knowledge and experiences 

The networks  

• Urban Food network 
• Network for learning about sustainable cities and regions (Lär-SUD)
• GoCreate 
• Urban Futures Research Network

Urban Food network 

The Urban Food Network is coordinated with support from Mistra Urban Futures and gathers researchers, practitioners and Politician’s as well as actors from non-profit associations and the business sector. The network aims to create an extended collaboration between research and practice on urban food supply and urban resilience.

Contact 
Gunilla Almered Olsson, gunilla.olsson@globalstudies.gu.se, professor, School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg
Ulla Lundgren, ulla.lundgren@miljo.goteborg.se, process manager sustainable meals, Environmental administration, City of Gothenburg
Sanna Isemo, sanna.isemo@chalmers.se, Co-ordinator Gothenburg Platform, Mistra Urban Futures 

Network for learning about sustainable cities and regions (Lär-SUD)

The network for learning about sustainable cities and regions (Lär-SUD) is initiated by Mistra Urban Futures and is directed towards teachers, educators and academics that are interested in research and training within the area of sustainable urban development. The aim is to contribute to establish closer contacts between teachers, educators and researchers as well as strengthen research and teaching on sustainable urban development.

Contact 
Caroline Petersson, caroline.petersson@chalmers.se, project leader, Centre for Environment and Sustainability, GMV
Ylva Norén Bretzer, ylva.noren-bretzer@spa.gu.se, senior lecturer, University of Gothenburg 

GoCreate 

GoCreate is a network that consists of co-creation process leaders. 
We believe that all affected actors must be involved in all processes and that learning across boundaries can be deepened through reflexive working methods. 

We would be happy to help you think about how best achieve this. 
We work as consultants and / or as employees in public organizations. 
We have experience with working in both municipal, private and non-profit organisations.

Contact 
Sophia Kaså, Katalysator, sophia.kasa@katalysator.nu

Urban Futures Research Network 

Urban Futures research network is a network of researchers interested in sustainable urban development and urban issues at universities and organisations that are partners to Mistra Urban Futures.

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Contact 
Ulrica Gustafsson, event manager, Mistra Urban Futures, ulrica.gustafsson@chalmers.se

Contact 

Do you have questions about Mistra Urban Futures’ networks? Contact Sanna Isemo, sanna.isemo@chalmers.se, Co-ordinator Gothenburg Platform, Mistra Urban Futures