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Events in November 2012

  • Cellular Automata Modeling for Urban Systems

    Nuno Norte Pinto, Assistant Professor, University of Coimbra, Portugal
    Friday 30th November 2012 - 1:00pm

    This lecture will focus on the use of cellular automata (CA) models to simulate urban phenomena and complexity.

  • Movember Finale

    Charity event
    Friday 30th November 2012 - 10:30am

    Staff and students at the Cardiff School of Planning and Geography display their Movember charity creations and make a final call for Mo Money!!

  • Postgraduate Open Day 2012

    Wednesday 28th November 2012 - 11:00am

    The Postgraduate Open Day will provide you with an ideal opportunity to find out more about postgraduate study at Cardiff. A link to book your place can be found by selecting 'Postgraduate Open Day 2012' above.

  • Beyond Ticking Boxes? Making Design Decisions in Planning Within the Context of Localism

    Richard Guise, Director of Urban Design Consultancy Context 4D
    Tuesday 27th November 2012 - 5:30pm

    Richard Guise is a chartered architect and planner with more than 38 years experience of practice and teaching in architecture, planning and urban design.

  • (fully booked)UCAS Open Day - Cardiff School of Planning and Geography (24/11/12)

    Various Academic members of staff
    Saturday 24th November 2012 - 11:30am

    Apologies but this Open Day is fully booked. Please take a look at our other dates available.

  • ‘Enquiry by Design’. Managing Change. The Approach of the Prince’s Foundation.

    Noel Isherwood, Welsh representative of the Prince's Foundation for Building Community
    Tuesday 20th November 2012 - 5:00pm

    A presentation followed by question and answer session led by a panel of experts who have had specific experience of working with social and business communites in designing their own local regeneration and pro-growth strategies.

  • Future of Local Service Delivery

    Prof. Malcom Williams, Prof. Jonathan Scourfield, Dr Madeleine Pill, Dr Valeria Guarneros-Meza
    Wednesday 14th November 2012 - 1:00pm

    This is the first of three seminars under the theme "The Future of Public Service Delivery: Social Sciences Inter-school Seminar Series".

  • Traffic and Towns: 50 Years on

    Peter Headicar, Reader in Transport Planning, Oxford Brookes University
    Tuesday 13th November 2012 - 5:30pm

    Fifty years ago the iconic report ‘Traffic in Towns’ set out how to transform towns to cope with impending mass motorisation.

  • Growing Regenerative Communities of Food

    Alison Blay-Palmer, Assoc. Prof., Geography and Environmental Studies, Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Canada
    Tuesday 13th November 2012 - 4:00pm

    The complexity of problems such as climate change, food and nutrition insecurity, high rates of food related disease, and escalating rates of unemployment requires the adoption of a sustainable food systems perspective.

  • GLAMORGAN LECTURE SERIES - Fat places? Exploring Environmental Causes of Obesity

    Julie Guthman - University of California
    Monday 12th November 2012 - 5:30pm

    Guthman will discuss some of the conceptual and empirical limitations of the obesogenic environment thesis.