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Results: 1 - 20 of 148
Results: 1 - 20 of 148
  • Urban Dialogue #6: MOOC's: Experiences and Potentials
    20 Apr 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    What if we could easily offer our education and research output to a much wider audience? What are possible pathways to support people around the world with structured courses? And how can we generate more visibility ...
  • The Urban Innovation Complex | 19 April 20:30 | Online event
    19 Apr 2021 20:30 - 22:30 Event
    Cities like San Francisco and New York have emerged as ‘superstar cities’. How? Because of their great innovation economies: startups bloom and jobs of the future multiply. The idea has emerged that the innovation ...
  • Neptune and the Lech: The Co-creation of Borders in Early Modern Augsburg
    15 Apr 2021 15:30 - 16:30 Event
    During this Zoom seminar, Davide Martino (Cambridge) will examine the urban-environmental history of early modern Augsburg. All are welcome to attend.
  • Urban Dialogue – extra session: Common mental health disorders (in urban environments)
    7 Apr 2021 14:30 - 15:15 Event
    Common mental health disorders (depression and anxiety) are a worldwide epidemic and there is no evidence that the epidemic is subsiding. Depression is a major contributor to the overall global burden of disease ...
  • Urban Dialogue #5: Multispecies Urbanism
    30 Mar 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    Since 2018, a group of Amsterdam Zuidoost expert-citizens are collaborating with municipal partners to produce a 55 HA urban food forest in already designed parcels of public space greens. Amidst contestation and ...
  • Amsterdam Network for Food Planning Seminar
    24 Mar 2021 16:00 - 17:30 Event
    The Amsterdam Network for Food Planning (ANFP) is a platform for students, young professionals, scholars, and citizens who are interested in the future of food in Amsterdam. We aim to build bridges between the worlds ...
  • Speed in the Street & Keeping an Eye on Imperial Mecca
    18 Mar 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Event
    During this work in progress session, Bob Pierik and Rukayyah Reichling will respectively present papers titled 'Speed in the Street: Vehicular Space in Early Modern Amsterdam' and 'Keeping an Eye on Imperial Mecca: ...
  • PhD defense: Nathan van Kleij
    12 Mar 2021 14:00 Event
    Nathan van Kleij, ASH PhD candidate, will defend the dissertation entitled 'Beyond the Faꞔade: Town Halls, Publicity, and Urban Society in the Fifteenth-Century Low Countries' supervised by Prof. Guy Geltner and ...
  • Urban Dialogue #4: Wellbeing Index
    23 Feb 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    Currently, the growth of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is the most important indicator of the performance of the economy and employment. However, this indicator says little about what economic growth or decline ...
  • The Past Futures of Cities and Mobility: A View From Two Capitals of Modernity
    18 Feb 2021 15:30 - 16:30 Event
    During this Zoom seminar, Carlos López Galviz (Lancaster) will examine the relationship between new transport and mobility technologies in London and Paris during the nineteenth century. All are welcome to attend.
  • The Post-Mobile City? Discovering possibilities for the Good Life in Dutch cities during covid-19
    27 Jan 2021 18:00 - 19:30 Event
    Contemporary cities and urban lifestyles are fundamentally dependent on mobility. Being on the move became a key element of the Good Life as many urban dwellers understand it today. This constitutes a serious problem ...
  • Urban Dialogue #3: Sustainable Urbanization Practices in European Regions
    26 Jan 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    In the third edition of the Urban Dialogue Series, David Evers will present the ESPON project ‘Sustainable Urbanization Practices in European Regions’ (SUPER). This project sought to measure land use changes in ...
  • Critical Perspectives on Governance by Sustainable Development Goals
    26 Jan 2021 - 27 Jan 2021 09:00 - 17:00 Event
    The Centre for Sustainable Development Studies (CSDS) of the University of Amsterdam cordially invites you to the third Conference on Critical Perspectives on Governance by Sustainable Development Goals, taking place ...
  • The City and the Atlantic World 1500-1800: Some New Perspectives
    21 Jan 2021 15:30 - 16:30 Event
    During this Zoom seminar, Emma Hart (St Andrews) will offer some new perspectives on cities in the Atlantic world during the early modern period. All are welcome to attend.
  • Work in progress: Marleen Termeer and Maartje van Gelder
    17 Dec 2020 15:30 - 16:30 Event
    During our work in progress sessions, we invite two ACUH members to reflect on recent or forthcoming journal articles, book chapters, and/or research projects. On the 17th of December, Marleen Termeer and Maartje van ...
  • Late twentieth-century Amsterdam and the compact city
    10 Dec 2020 20:00 - 21:00 Event
    Tim Verlaan and Petra Brouwer will give an online lecture on 'the compact city', a planning concept that became leading in Amsterdam's urban policies during the last quarter of the twentieth century. The concept was ...
  • Seeing the City: Virtual Book Launch
    24 Nov 2020 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    The Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies (IIS) gladly invites you to the virtual book launch of Seeing the City - Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Study of the Urban on Tuesday, 24 November from 16:00-17:00h
  • Urban Dialogue #2: City Science | Online event
    24 Nov 2020 13:00 - 14:00 Event
    European cities call for improved connections between science and policy as they are dealing with the impact of COVID-19 on their cities. As global urbanization continues, the role of cities in tackling today’s ...
  • Romanization, Globalization, or...?
    19 Nov 2020 15:30 - 16:30 Event
    During this Zoom seminar, Miko Flohr (NIAS/Leiden) will give a paper on the architecture of shops, commercial investments and urban change in Roman Italy.
  • Property Webinar Series: COVID-19 and risk assessments on hospitality property holding decisions
    13 Nov 2020 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    This session responds to the COVID-19 pandemic’s ongoing effects on the hospitality industry, which has spurred renewed conversations on risks associated with hospitality properties. It focuses on the approaches to ...