From the Consumption Countryside to the Bioeconomy: Explorations in the Race for Resources
28th May 2013
Speaker: Professor Terry Marsden, Director of the Sustainable Places Research Institute
Location: Committee Rooms, Glamorgan Building. Cardiff University
Public lecture hosted by the Innovation and Engagement Unit. The School of Planning and Geography is a major international centre for research in the areas of planning and spatial policy. Its mission is to play an internationally leading role in research and academic inquiry associated with the agenda and debates in the development, management and sustainability of cities and regions. The Innovation and Engagement Unit works to develop, deliver and support a successful annual programme of public lectures, seminars and conferences. Through the work of the Innovation and Engagement Unit, the School engages with and continually informs and builds links to the worlds of academia, public policy and professional practice and the wider community. Through the engagement with a wide range of audiences, the School aims to enhance its impact and dissemination of world class research.