International Workshop – Green Infrastructure


International Workshop – Green Infrastructure for Sustainable Urban Planning

Centre for Environmental Research and Impact StudiesFaculty of Geography – University of Bucharest and Society for Urban Ecology – South East Europe Chapter are inviting you to attend the International Workshop Green Infrastructure for Sustainable Urban Planning to be held in Bucharest, July 6-9, 2017.

The workshop is aiming to represent a platform of debates which will help scientists, public administration and other stakeholders exchange experiences on the use of Green Infrastructures (GI) in the sustainable planning of cities and it is organized in the framework of the project PN-II-RU-TE-2014-4-0434 Developing a model for evaluating the potential of urban green infrastructures for sustainable planning.

 

Workshop Topics

W1. Evaluating the benefits of Green Infrastructure

W2. Green Infrastructure for ecosystem services

W3. Social and economic aspects of Green Infrastructure

W4. Green Infrastructure and urban resilience

W5. Green Infrastructure management

W6. Decision-making for Green Infrastructure development

 

Fees

No fee is required to participate at the workshop.

*A fee of 50 Euro (to be paid on site) is required for participation at Field trip B (it covers all traveling and food expenses)

 

Venue: University of Bucharest, Faculty of Geography, Bucharest, Romania

How to get there:

Metro – M2 – Universitate stop

Bus –     Universitate stop: lines 61, 66, 69, 70, 85, 90, 92, 336, 601, Piata 21 Decembie 1989 stop: lines 122, 137, 138, 268, 381, 783 (direct airport line)

Car – Blvd. N. Balcescu no. 1 (underground parking Piata Universitatii)

 

Registration

To register at the International Workshop Green Infrastructure for Sustainable Urban Planning please fill in the Registration Form bellow.

Registration form

Alternatively you can register by the e-mail address: dianaandreea.onose@g.unibuc.ro

(Message should include Authors and their affiliation, Paper title and Abstract, Topic of interest and Participation at field trips)

Deadlines

Registration deadline – June 1st, 2017

Notification of review results – 7 days after submission of contribution

 

Program

Click here for the Workshop Programme

 

Field trips

July 8 – Field trip (A) Green infrastructures of Bucharest.

Herastrau Park – Primaverii Neighborhood – Village Museum

July 9 – Field trip (B) Metropolitan green infrastructures.

Vacaresti – Urban Natural Park and Comana – Metropolitan Natural Park

 

Publication

Papers presented in the conference can be published as full articles in Carpathian Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences.

Papers must fulfill the editorial requirements of the journal.

The articles will follow the revision process of the journal, facilitated by the organizing committee. The deadline for submission of full articles is August 15th 2017. More information can be found in the Conference bag.