ICUP 2018

Plan. Design. Build. Green


2nd International Conference on Urban Planning - ICUP2018

On behalf of the Organizing and Scientific Program Committee, we are pleased to invite you to participate in the 2nd International Conference on Urban Planning - ICUP2018. Preliminary date of ICUP2018 is 14 – 17 November (Wednesday to Saturday).

Conference will be organized by the Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture of the University of Niš and Urban Planning Cluster.

Sub-organizer of the conference will be Institute for nature conservation of Serbia

The aim of the conference is to bring together scholars, researchers and students from all areas of Urban Planning.

Selected conference papers will be published in a special issue of the scientific journal Facta Universitatis, Series: Architecture and Civil Engineering http://facta.junis.ni.ac.rs/



ICUP2018 Topics of interest

Main topic: NATURE-URBAN PLANNING-ARCHTECTURE

SCIENTIFIC TOPICS

  • - Bringing nature into urban areas
  • - Planning and design strategies for building with nature
  • - Laws and regulations for planning, design and construction in a natural environment
  • - Preserving greenery in urban densification and compaction processes
  • - Greening potential in urban regeneration
  • - Climate change and resilience of urban and rural areas 

PROFESSIONAL TOPICS (TEME ZA STRUČNI DEO)

  • - Lessons Learned: Urban Design For A Changing Climate
      Planiranje i izgradnja objekata obnovljivih izvora energije

  • - Planning, building and nature conservation
      Izgradnja objekata u zaštićenim prirodnim dobrima

  • - Urban planning documents and connecting to the ecosystem
      Planski dokumenti

  • - Livable Cities and Positive Green Spaces
      Primeri dobre prakse u korišćenju prirode u gradu

The official language of the Conference is English. All submitted papers will be double blind peer reviewed. The scientific committee of 2nd ICUP2018 is composed of internationally recognized academicians practicing in Europe, Asia and USA.

Original research papers peer-reviewed and accepted by Scientific Program Committee will be published in the ISSN numbered Conference Proceedings.

One person can submit 3 papers max.

PAPER PREPARATION GUIDELINES FOR ICUP 2018




Important Dates

  • 5th September 2018 - Abstract submissions
  • 10th September 2018 - Response to abstracts
  • 20th September 2018 - Paper submissions
  • 1th October 2018 - Full paper submissions
  • 14th October 2018 - Sending of reviewers' comments
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  • Preliminary date of ICUP2018
  • 14 – 17 November 2018 (Wednesday to Saturday)



Conference Schedule


November 14, 2018

11:00 - 11:30 Opening ceremony
11:30 - 13:30 Keynote lectures
13:30 - 14:00 Cocktail
14:00 - 17:00 Professional sessions
17:00 - 19:00 Parallel sessions

November 15, 2018

11:00 - 12:30 Keynote lectures
12:30 - 13:00 Coffee break
13:00 - 16:00Professional sessions
16:00 - 18:00Parallel sessions
18:00 - 19:00Round-table talks
20:00 – 00:00 Gala dinner

November 16, 2018

11:00 - 12:30Keynote lectures
12:30 - 13:00 Coffee break
13:00 - 16:00Parallel sessions
16:00 - 17:00Round-table talks
17:00 - 17:30 Conference closure, cocktail

November 17, 2018

Excursion
 
Partial programme changes reserved.



Lecturers

Marcus Collier, Dublin, Ireland

Marcus is an Assistant Professor in Urban Nature-based Innovation in the School of Natural Sciences in Trinity College, Dublin. He is the PI of the Horizon 2020 nature-based solutions project Connecting Nature and he was the PI of the FP7 TURAS project. Marcus' research interests focus on the complex and fascinating interface between social and ecological systems, especially when it comes to urban ecology and the role of nature-based solutions in an urbanizing world.


Margaretha Breil, Venezia, Italy

Margaretha, PhD in Urban Planning (RWTH Aachen, Germany, 1992) and Master in Valuation of Urban and Environmental Policies (IUAV Venice, Italy, 2003), is an urban and regional planner with a specialization in valuation of urban, regional and environmental policies. She is currently working at CMCC on strategies for climate change adaptation in urban and regional contexts and on valuation models for environmental transformations; she is interested principally with the socio-economic challenges of adaptation and integrated climate change strategies


Ali A. Alraouf, Doha, Qatar

Prof. Alraouf is an architect and urban planner interested in research and practice related to architectural, urban, sustainable design and holistic planning. He was a Visiting Scholar at University of California at Berkeley-USA. He is currently acts as head of Capacity Building, training, research and development unit at Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME). He is also the leader of Green Urbanism and Planning Group at Qatar Green Building Council.




Conference Fee Payment

Registration fee – early 60e/ regular 90e

(PhD students) – early 40e/ regular 60e

Early registration until 20th September 2018

”Thanks to a kindness of sponsors registration fee is symbolic and reduce”

The Conference fee includes admission to the Conference sessions, Conference Proceedings, promotional material and cocktail during the Conference.

Accommodation, travel expenses, gala dinner and excursions are not included in the conference fee.

Authors who has received the proof of the paper acceptance will receive the invoice for the Conference fee by email.

Conference fee payment deadline: 26 October 2018


Payment Details

Conference fee payment method is only via bank transfer. Please note that your payment needs to include all bank and transfer costs.

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Contact

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Scientific Program Committee

  • Petar Mitkovic, Phd, Chairman, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Nis,Serbia
  • Milan Tanic, Phd, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Nis, Urban Planning Cluster, Serbia
  • Milena Dinic Brankovic, Phd, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Nis, Serbia
  • Vuk Milosevic, Phd, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Nis, Urban Planning Cluster, Serbia
  • Aleksandra Miric, Phd, Urban Planning Cluster, Serbia
  • Goran Jovanovic, Phd, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Nis, Serbia
  • Aleksandar Kekovic, Phd, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Nis, Serbia
  • Ljiljana Vasilevska, Phd, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Nis, Serbia
  • Danica Stankovic, Phd, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Nis, Serbia
  • Ivana Bogdanovic-Protic, Phd, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture,
  • Zoran Radosavljevic, Phd, Ministry of Construction, Transport and Infrastructure
  • Dejan Milenkovic, Phd, Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Belgrade, Serbia
  • Jelena Zivkovic, Phd, Faculty of Architecture, University of Belgrade, Serbia
  • Aleksandra Djukic, Phd, Faculty of Architecture, University of Belgrade, Serbia
  • Mila Pucar, Phd, Institute of Architecture and Urban & Spatial Planning of Serbia
  • Dragana Ostojic, Phd, Institute for nature conservation, Serbia
  • Demetrio Muñoz Gielen, Phd, Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands
  • Ali A. Alraouf, Phd, Head of CB, Development, CB and Research Unit-QNMP, Research and Training, Ministry of urban planning, Doha, Qatar
  • Derya Oktay, Phd, Dean, Faculty of Architecture, Ondokuz Mayıs University, Samsun, Turkey
  • Marcus Collier, Phd, School of Natural Sciences, Trinity College, Dublin
  • Margaretha Breil, Phd, CMCC on strategies for climate change, Venezia


Organizing Committee

  • Slavisa Kondic, Chairman, Urban Planning Cluster, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Nis, Serbia
  • Tanja Obradovic, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Nis, Serbia
  • Miljana Ignjatovic, Urban Planning Cluster, Serbia
  • Vojislav Nikolic, Urban Planning Cluster, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Nis, Serbia
  • Aleksandra Miric, PhD, Urban Planning Cluster
  • Milica Igic, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Nis, Serbia
  • Milan Brzakovic, Urban Planning Cluster
  • Jasmina Tamburic, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Nis, Serbia
  • Natasa Panic, Institute for nature conservation, Serbia
  • Danko Jovic, Institute for nature conservation, Serbia
  • Dragana Nedeljkovic, Institute for nature conservation, Serbia

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