Sunday, February 26, 2017

APSA 2017 14th International Congress of Asian Planning Schools Assoc

APSA 2017 (14th International Congress of Asian Planning Schools Association)
October 12-14,2017 Tsinhgua University, Beijing, China
Deadline for submitting abstract March 15, 2017

14th International Congress of Asian Planning Schools Association
Asia: Reshaping Urban and Rural Development Through Planning

Please submit through Easychair website before the deadline: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=apsa2017

Templates of abstract and paper are provided on: https://www.apsa2017.org/paper-submission/

More Details about Submission

Abstract Submission
· Content Requirement: title, 3-5 keywords, corresponding author’s names, affiliation, contact address, telephone, email address, one of the sub-themes of the conference
· Length: 300-500 English words
· Format: both doc. and pdf. documents
· Submission deadline: March 15, 2017
· Notification of Acceptance: by March 31, 2017

Paper Submission
· Content Requirement: title, 3-5 keywords, corresponding author’s names, affiliation, contact address, telephone, email address, sub-theme of the conference etc
· Length: 3000-5000 English words
· Format: both doc. and pdf documents.
· Image resolution: 300dpi
· Submission deadline: from April 1, 2017 till June 30, 2017
· Notification of Acceptance: by July 31, 2017.

Congress Theme
Asia:Reshaping urban and rural development through planning

Sub-Theme 1: Governance
· Regional governance and coordination
· Integration of economy and ecology
· Regional transportation and infrastructure planning
· Regional responses to climate change
· Planning strategies for coordinated urban-rural development

Sub-Theme 2: Identity/Heritage
· Rurality
· Urban culture
· Historical and cultural heritage protection
· Urban and rural regeneration
· Renewal of traditional wisdom on human settlements planning

Sub-Theme 3: Solidarity/Equity
· Integration of urban and rural areas
· Affordable urban and rural housing
· Inclusive social development
· Public participation in planning
· Construction of rural community

Sub-Theme 4: Sustainability/Environment
· Resilient city
· Disaster mitigation
· Ecosystem protection and restoration
· Low-carbon planning
· Healthy urban and rural planning

Sub-Theme 5: Smart/Intelligence
· Smart city and smart village
· Big data application
· Spatial analysis methods
· Appropriate technologies for green development
· Urban growth boundary control

Sub-Theme 6: Planning & Education
· Role of planning education
· New challenges to planning education
· From theory to practice
· International experience of planning education
· Comparative studies on planning education

Timetable
· March 15, 2017: Abstract submission deadline
· March 31, 2017: Notification of abstract acceptance; Start of early bird registration
· June 30, 2017: Paper submission deadline
· July 31, 2017: Notification of paper acceptance; End of early bird registration
· August 31, 2017: End of registration
· September 10, 2017: Detailed Congress program online
· October 12-14, 2017: Congress

Contacts
Official website: https://www.apsa2017.org for further

For any enquiries,
please contact us on 86-010-62783328
or e-mail us at 2017apsa-regist@tsinghua.edu.cn

Announcement published by LU GUO on Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Crossposted from H-Net: Humanities & Social Sciences Online
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