The 8th International Conference on 'Urban Regeneration and Sustainability 2013' will be held from December 3 to 5, 2013 in Putrajava, Malaysia.
The conference aims to address different inter-related aspects of the urban environment right from transport and mobility to social exclusion and crime prevention. Based on the previous year’s conferences, this conference will successfully gave an insight into the problems faced by the modern cities along with their solutions. This conference attracts a large number of contributions from participants belonging to different backgrounds and countries. The variety of topics and experiences is one of the major reasons behind the success of the series.
This series of conferences addresses the multidisciplinary aspects of urban planning which is an outcome of the increasing size of the cities, the amount of resources and services requested and the complexity of modern society. Urban areas lead to a large number of environmental challenges arising from the consumption of natural resources and the subsequent generation of waste and pollution, contributing to the development of social and economic imbalances. These problems which continue to grow in our society require the development of new solutions.
Conference Topics include:
· Planning, development and management
· The community and the city
· Urban strategies
· Landscape planning and design
· Urbanization of rural areas
· Architectural issues
· Cultural heritage issues
· Waste management
· Case studies
· Environmental management
· Sustainable energy and the city
· Intelligent environments and emerging technologies
· Urban metabolism
· Waterfront developments
· Planning for risk
· Quality of life
· Infrastructures and social services
· Sustainable urban tourism
· Vernacular architecture
· Planning for risk and natural hazards
Papers are invited on the topics outlined and others falling within the scope of the meeting. Abstracts of not more than 300 words, should be submitted as soon as possible. Abstracts should clearly state the purpose, results and conclusions of the work to be described in the final paper.
Benefits of attending the conference:
Conference Books Papers are published in paper and digital format and widely distributed throughout the world. Delegates will receive a copy of the book in digital format on a USB flash drive including previous proceedings from this conference series. Conversely hard copies of the book will be available if preferred upon request.
Networking Participants can present their research and interact with experts across the world, becoming part of a unique community.
1st November 2013: SUBMIT ABSTRACT
1st November 2013: REGISTER NOW
3rd December 2013- 5th December 2013: Conference
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