51st International Making Cities Livable Conference on Making Cities Healthy for All
Date: 10/15/2013 - 12/20/2013
Type: Call for Papers / Submissions
The conference will bring together 350-400 delegates world renowned experts, elected officials, practitioners and scholars in planning, public health, urban design, architecture, landscape architecture, and social sciences to better understand how the environment affects health and well-being, to review effective planning strategies and visionary designs, and to learn from the most successful solutions around the world.
- Reclaiming the public realm
- Active Mobility and Complete Streets
- Food environments
- Green cities
- Achieving neighborhood health equity
- Healthy, equitable land use and urban planning
- Family-friendly housing
- Building lifetime community districts
- Reshaping suburban sprawl
- Integrating public health and planning
- A healthy city for children
- Preventing and ending homelessness
- Generating community participation
- Learning from Portland.
For more information, please visit: http://www.livablecities.org/conferences/51st-imcl-conference/conference-topics.
Those wishing to present papers should submit a 250 word abstract for consideration before December 20, 2013. Please submit online.