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Results: 1 - 20 of 163
Results: 1 - 20 of 163
  • Anneleen Arnout
    The Sensitive City: Emotions & the Negotiation of Urban Change in Amsterdam 1850-1930
    16 Sep 2021 15:30 - 16:30 Event
    During the first ACUH seminar of the new academic year, Anneleen Arnout (Radboud University) will give a paper on the emotional experience of late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century Amsterdam. Those interested ...
  • Workshop: Urban transformations and new urban challenges after the COVID-19 pandemic in Amsterdam and Lima
    Urban transformations and new urban challenges after the COVID-19 pandemic in Amsterdam and Lima
    6 Sep 2021 16:00 - 18:30 Workshop
    The Covid-19 pandemic has triggered new challenges in urban governance and the provision of services, as well as in the adaptation of social groups in most cities around the world. The workshop promotes an ...
  • Gender, Space and Everyday Mobility in Modernizing Global Cities
    2 Sep 2021 15:00 - 18:30 Event
    The Freedom of the Streets project and the Amsterdam Centre for Urban History organise an online panel in lieu of the postponed 2021 EAUH conference. The panel includes papers on cities such as Paramaribo, Venice, ...
  • 8th International Degrowth Conference: Caring Communities for Radical Change
    24 Aug 2021 - 28 Aug 2021 09:00 - 17:00 Event
    Degrowth is a movement and a research field that explores these fundamental questions and proposes solutions confronting the roots of today’s crises.
  • Urban Dialogue #8: Urban Aesthetics: From Places of Occupation to Gentrification | Online Event | 29 June | 16:00 – 17:00
    29 Jun 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    In urban Dialogue #8, Olga Sezneva, Anastasiya Halauniova, and Giselinde Kuipers demonstrate new analytical possibilities that research on urban aesthetics brings. Such notions as historicity, authenticity, ...
  • Blurred boundaries and dealmaking in urban real estate development | 23 June, 2021 16:00-17:30 CEST | Public webinar
    23 Jun 2021 16:00 - 17:30 Event
    Planners and real estate industry actors are dependent on each other for financing, regulating, and implementing urban real estate development. In this process, boundaries between public and private sectors, roles, ...
  • Early Career Seminar: Research at the Intersection of Planning and Real Estate Studies | 22 June, 2021 14:00-17:00 CEST | Online seminar
    22 Jun 2021 14:00 - 17:00 Event
    The real estate industry is fast paced and dynamic – producing complex landscapes of investors and developers within cities globally. Tomorrow’s generation of planners and planning scholars must grapple with this ...
  • Pigs and Plague: Public Health and Community in the Late Medieval Low Countries
    18 Jun 2021 16:00 Event
    Janna Coomans will give a lecture for the digital lectures series organized and hosted every fortnight by 'Somewhere beyond the Sea', the Belgo-British Research Network. The talk is titled ‘Pigs and Plague: Public ...
  • Councils and Kontore: Managing Hanseatic Conflicts from London to Tallinn in the Late Middle Ages
    17 Jun 2021 15:30 - 16:30 Event
    During this work in progress session, Ester Zoomer and Christian Manger will respectively present papers on disputes between merchants working in different early modern European cities and urban councils and their ...
  • Contested Urban Territories in Latin America: Financialisation - Displacement - Gentrification | 11 June 16:00-17:00 CEST | Online
    11 Jun 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    This event is organized by the Centre for Latin American Research and Documentation (CEDLA) of the University of Amsterdam.
  • Networking Event: Cities and Health| Online | 1 June 2021 | 13:00-16:00 CEST
    1 Jun 2021 13:00 - 16:00 Event
    An Urban Studies / Urban Mental Health / Global Health networking event, organized by the Centre for Urban Studies | To be followed by a Seed Grants competition funded by the Centre for Urban Studies
  • Uncertainty and change in planning and real estate dynamics | 26 May, 2021 16:00-17:30 CEST | Public webinar
    26 May 2021 16:00 - 17:30 Event
    Planning and real estate dynamics are inherently intertwined. Covid19, however, disrupted established practices and relations between planners and real estate industry actors. The pandemic shed light on longstanding ...
  • Politics of non-knowing in smart cities | by Anna Nikolaeva | 25 May 16:00-17:00 CEST
    25 May 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    Critical scholarship on smart city has discussed and critiqued the notion of “smartness” purported by corporations, governments, entrepreneurs, consultants and academics. Researchers have pointed out that what counts ...
  • Architecture and Retrenchment: Deregulations, Postmodernism and the City of Performance
    20 May 2021 15:30 - 16:30 Event
    Helena Mattson (Stockholm) will investigate neoliberal processes of deregulation and re-regulation in the Södra station area, a postmodern housing development located in Stockholm's inner city.
  • Work in Progress by Architectural Historians
    20 May 2021 05:00 - 06:00 Event
    During its work in progress sessions, the Architectural History department invites staff members, students and alumni to share their experience with recent research activities and their working life: how to earn a ...
  • Urban Dialogue – extra session: Sujata Patel
    18 May 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    Sociological perspectives in Urban Studies, it is argued is enmeshed in evolutional theory, from rural-agrarian to urban-industrial. It also equates urbanization with the spatial form of the city. Consequently, the ...
  • 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 ...