54th ISOCARP CONGRESS 2018
Dato: Mandag. 1. oktober
Changing climate and our urban future is topics when ISOCARP arrange their first world congress in Norway, in Bodø. Before the congress there is workshops for Young planners in Kristiansand and Bodø.
The Congress Presentation from the workshop in Kristiansand will take place on the 4th October in Bodø.
There is also an open forum for YPPs on 2nd.
About the Open Forum:
ISOCARP & the New Generation of Planners
2 October (Tuesday) 13.30-15.00
Location: Stormen Library - Bodø ByLab
Moderators: Zeynep Gunay and Slawomir Ledwon, ISOCARP
This special session is designed to explore the future of planning profession with the involvement of the youngest generation. Since 1991, ISOCARP offers various platforms to engage young planning professionals in activating knowledge for better cities. Among these platforms are Young Planning Professionals’ Workshops, Intensive Training Programmes, Mentoring, Publications and Awards. After a brief introduction, the results and examples of those programmes will be shared with the audience including the results of the Young Planning Professionals National Workshop in Xi’An, China.
The session also introduces 2018’s two Congress Workshops in Bodo and Kristiansand, Norway.
This years’ winners of the Student Awards will present their awarded researches.
The session will be concluded with a discussion with the audience and participants about how ISOCARP can serve better the new generation, and about the future of planning through the fresh eyes of the young. The session will be open to the public and we invite the citizens to take part as well.