Articles from '2016'...

Scotland's City-Regions Smart Opportunity: Second Annual Conference

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| Event, Geddes Institute, Planning, Architecture, Environment, Sustainability

Geddes Institute fellow Diarmaid Lawlor announced as speaker at Scotland's City-Regions Smart Opportunity conference.Head of Urbanism - Architecture and Design Scotland he is an urbanist, with a multi disciplinary background, he has worked on projects involving the shaping and implementation of change for clients in Ireland, the UK and Europe, for the public, private and tertiary sectors.He has almost 20 years' experience of helping clients make well informed decisions about complex, connected urban policy and investment challenges. This conference will discuss how we can most effectively release...

Coming Home Professionally: Place and Placemaking -Transformative Perspectives on Planning and Design

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| Planning, CECHR, Event, Lectures & Workshops, Architecture, Environment

We are delighted to welcome Professor Ian Wight from the University of Manitoba to present at a CECHR working lunch on Friday 26th February.  Ian will be discussing ‘Coming Home Professionally: Place and Placemaking  -Transformative Perspectives on Planning and Design,’ which will be followed by a discussion and then lunch. All staff and students at the University of Dundee are welcome. We have a limited number of places available so we recommend that you register early for this event.  Date – Friday 26th February Venue – River Room 2, 9th Floor Tower Building Time &n...

Geddes Director holds ESALA Research Seminar

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| Geddes Institute, Architecture, Lectures & Workshops, Environment

Geddes Institute Director Lorens Holm is giving a seminar 'The city is a thinking machine – or what we might call spatial consciousness' at an ESALA Research Seminar on 1oth February 2016. ...

Melbourne, a city transformed

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| CECHR, Event, Lectures & Workshops, Architecture, Planning, Environment

Professor Ian Gilzean, the Chief Architect from the Scottish Government will be visiting CECHR on Tuesday 22nd March and will be delivering a lecture followed by a discussion from 4-5.30 pm titled ‘Melbourne, a city transformed’.  The lecture will take place in 3G05, LT2 in the Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee and will be followed by a reception giving guests the opportunity to meet Ian in a more informal setting.  If you would like to attend this lecture please register through Eventbrite.   Abstract: The city of Melbourne made it three years in a row as the world'...