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12 May 2023

As part of UIA World Congress of Architects in Copenhagen, this event features a roundtable in which five experimental practices within architecture will discuss possible futures for the discipline, in between institutions, universities, and practitioners.

3 May 2023

URBAN ARENA TALK AND ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION ’Learning: the missing link between urban experimentation and transformation’ Professor James Evans, University of Manchester LUX Aula, Helgonavägen 3, Lund Wednesday, 24 May 2023, 15:00-16:30 Cities have been experimenting, trialling, piloting and demonstrating new solutions to a range of urban challenges [...]

27 April 2023

Learning from experiments to transform cities. How does that work? Luca Bertolini, University of Amsterdam CIRCLE, Sölvegatan 16, Lund 3 May 2023, 12:15-13:00 Learning is widely acknowledged as a key mechanism by which experiments impact system change in cities. However, there is a dearth of studies articulating what this learning might concretely [...]

26 April 2023

LECTURE - 'Exploring Digital Space-Time in the City' Rob Kitchin, Maynooth University LUX Aula, Helgonavägen 3, Lund 5 June 2023, 10:15-11:45 Temporality infuses the logics and processes of the digital economy. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the smart city. This lecture will chart how the digital is reconfiguring space-time, map the [...]

24 April 2023

Seminar - 'Living environments and health in the ageing societies in times of crises’ 22 May 2023, 13:00-16:45 Pufendorf Institute, Biskopsgatan 3, Lund The Center of Ageing and Supportive Environments (CASE), Urban Arena and Lund University's Proactive Ageing Profile Area are hosting a seminar to develop collaborations between Japan and Sweden on [...]

7 March 2023

“Infrastructuring Conflicts: Contested Qualities of Urban Networks” Friederike Landau-Donnelly (University of Radboud)

18 January 2023

21 December 2022

The Urban Arena Testbeds project is hiring a Project Assistant! The individual will support our collaborative research activities on sustainable urban development. Work duties The position will be part of the Urban Arena Testbeds project led by Professor Andrew Karvonen and Associate Senior Lecturer Ida Sandström. The project involves [...]

14 December 2022

10 November 2022

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