RTPI Urban Design and Conservation Regional Seminar: Characterisation, Conservation and Community Consultation in WalesJudith Alfrey, Cadw and Dr Matthew Griffiths, Civic Trust for WalesTuesday 25th March 2014 - 5:30pm
We welcome Judith Alfrey (Head of Conservation and Policy, Cadw) and Dr Matthew Griffiths (Director, Civic Trust for Wales). Please join us for this RTPI Urban Design and Conservation Regional Seminar hosted by the Innovation and Engagement Unit.
Effective Sub-national Adaptation to Extreme Events: The Imperative of Coupling Technology with Strong Regulation and GovernanceDr Andrew Kythreotis, School of Planning and Geography, Cardiff UniversityTuesday 25th March 2014 - 4:00pm
In recent years there has been an increase in extreme events related to natural variability and climate change. Developing innovative technologies is crucial in making society more resilient to such events.
- Speaker list and programme enclosedTuesday 25th March 2014 - 2:00pm
An afternoon seminar for conservation officers, planners and interested parties endorsed by the Spatial Planning and City Environments Research Group.
- Speaker list and programme enclosedThursday 20th March 2014 - 1:10pm
Supported by Cardiff University Confucius Institute, the School of Planning and Geography will organise an international forum on low carbon and eco-city planning and development on March 20th and 21st 2014.
- Professor Mark Harvey, University of EssexTuesday 18th March 2014 - 5:30pm
The generation of climate change needs to be understood much more in terms of how different societies and political economies have taken different strategic directions, driving or mitigating climate change in distinctive ways.
- Eid Ali Ahmed Chartered Fellow CIPD, MBA, PGCE. Development and Management ConsultantTuesday 11th March 2014 - 5:30pm
Diaspora communities can change the development trajectory of nations. This talk looks at the role of diaspora communities in the reconstruction of 21st century Somaliland, and the role of Cardiff's Somaliland community in building a modern state.
Environment Research Group PhD Seminar: Geographies of the Aquatic - Otter Predation in Specimen Fisheries and Maritime Mobilities of the SuperrichJohn Clayton and Emma Spence, School of Planning and GeographyTuesday 11th March 2014 - 4:00pm
Environment Research Group PhD Seminar featuring papers by John Clayton and Emma Spence from the School of Planning and Geography.
- Wednesday 5th March 2014 - 10:00am
We look forward to greeting you at the School of Planning and Geography Open Day. You are required to register. Registration details enclosed.
- Professor Molly Scott Cato, Roehampton Business School, Professor of Strategy and SustainabilityTuesday 4th March 2014 - 5:30pm
Part of Climate Week (3-9 March 2014). The UK's economy is responding to an unprecedented shock that has opened up the question of what economies are for and who they should serve.