Call for Papers and Special Session Proposals
It is our pleasure to announce the 25th APDR Congress, to be held at the Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas da Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal, from July 5 to July 6, 2018.
Theme of the Conference: Circular Economy, Urban Metabolism and Regional Development: Challenges for a Sustainable Future
The call for papers and Special Session Proposals is open and your participation is very welcome!
Themes of specific interest are:
RS01 - Conceptualisation and models in regional development
RS02 - Territorial development policies for circularity
RS03 - Strategies of Circular Economy
RS04 - Technological innovation, new products and business models
RS05 - Regional innovation, clusters and ecosystems
RS06 - Reverse cycles and innovation in logistics
RS07 - Sectoral policies and circularity
RS08 - Circular Economy and labour markets
RS09 - Circular Economy and promotion of territories
RS10 - Management of urban and peri-urban metabolism
RS11 - Energy production and consumption for a sustainable fu-ture
RS12 - Urban regeneration, real estate markets and Circular Economy
RS13 - Cities and spatial planning in the Circular Economy
RS14 - Management of resources and natural systems
RS15 - Conserve and sustainable use of the oceans, seas and marine resources
RS16 - Production, consumption and food waste in the context of the Circular Economy
RS17 - Circular Economy and Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)
Special Sessions already accepted!
SS01 - BIM Technology in Resource Optimization
Alcínia Zita Sampaio (Chair)
SS02 - Waterfront Redevelopment Processes: New Issues and Challenges
André Fernandes (Chair), João Figueira de Sousa, João Pedro Costa and Bruno Neves
SS03 - Understanding Decision Making Processes in Wicked Problems: Conflicts and Collaboration in Urban Areas of Illegal Genesis
Sara Encarnação (Chair) and Margarida Pereira
Deadline for Special Session proposals: March 31th, 2018. Proposals should be sent by to the secretariat of the Congress (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Deadline for Abstracts submissions: May 6th, 2018. Abstracts should be submitted electronically, using the platform available on the Conference website: https://events.digitalpapers.org/apdr2018/
All information at the congress website: http://www.apdr.pt/congresso/2018/