ISOCARP: BEYOND THE METROPOLIS – 55th World congress ISOCARP

ISOCARP: BEYOND THE METROPOLIS – 55th World congress ISOCARP

With urbanization continuing at pace and a globalizing economy, metropolitan areas are morphing into megacities. How does scale become power and define new global roles for megacities? What can urban planning and development strategies do to promote liveability, well-being, sustainability, innovation and responsive governance for their dwellers?

Come to Jakarta, one of the largest and fastest sinking cities in the world, to explore contemporary challenges that megacities face and solutions that work on the ground.

Join us at the plenaries and discover your global community of urban professionals in the tracks:

  • LIMITLESS CITIES and urban futures: planning for scale;
  • BESIDES THE MEGACITY and other cities: planning for balance;
  • LIVEABLE PLACES and healthy cities: planning for people;
  • KNOWLEDGE ECONOMIES and identity: planning for culture;
  • SMART FUTURES and sustainability: planning for innovation;
  • CHANGING ENVIRONMENT and risk: planning for resilience;
  • URBAN GOVERNANCE and planning profession: planning for future.

More information: https://isocarp2019.isocarp.org/en/
Beyond the Metropolis Sep 09, 2019 - Sep 13, 2019


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