Reports of Past Events

UKNA Seminar

Thursday, 5 June, 2014 (All day)

UKNA Seminar

Coorganized by the Technical University Delft and International Institute for Asian Studies in Leiden

 This seminar will feature presentations from Stephen Read...

Ideas of the City: seminar in Paris

Friday, 23 May, 2014 (All day)


The Resilience of Vernacular Heritage in Asian Cities

Thursday, 22 May, 2014 (All day) to Thursday, 31 July, 2014 (All day)


This conference focuses on the interplay between cultural practices and the production of urban space and place-making that creates the living vernacular heritages of...

UKNA conference at Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center

Bellagi, Italy
Tuesday, 29 April, 2014 (All day) to Saturday, 3 May, 2014 (All day)

Sustainable way to Chinese urbanization

Thursday, 20 February, 2014 (All day)

Invitation to Seminar

Four Perspectives on Contemporary Urbanization in China

Sustainable way to Chinese urbanization

  by UKNA Scholars from theChinaAcademyof...

Macau Inner Harbour Round Table Conference

Tuesday, 10 December, 2013 (All day) to Thursday, 12 December, 2013 (All day)

Draft Proposal Rev. A 18 October 2013


  • International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS), the Netherlands

  • Institute of European Studies of Macau (IEEM), Macau

  • ...

UKNA Fellows Presentations at IIAS

Friday, 6 December, 2013 - 09:00

On the afternoon of December 6th three UKNA researchers, active at IIAS at that time, have presented their work. The presentations were followed by a lively discussion. An overview:

Dr. Shrawan Acharya, CEPT University
Urban Poverty and...

UKNA seminar at Technical University Delft

Friday, 6 December, 2013 (All day)


  • Introduction to the Urban Knowledge Network Asia (UKNA) by Gregory Bracken and Jorick Beijer
  • Comparative Study on the Form of Street Interface between China and the West by Zhou Yu
  • ...

Call for Papers : An International Conference on Social Justice and the City

Wednesday, 4 December, 2013 (All day) to Friday, 6 December, 2013 (All day)

In Memory of Neil Smith, Who Had Devoted His Life to Social Justice

The Objective

Since the publication of David Harvey’s seminal work Social Justice and the City in 1973, discussion about social justice has grown into a...

University of Macau is looking for Full / Associate Professor of Urban Studies

Saturday, 23 November, 2013 (All day) to Thursday, 2 January, 2014 (All day)

The Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Macau invites applications for the position of Full Professor or Associate Professor in the area of Urban Studies. Information about the Faculty of Social Sciences is available at the University...