One week to go until the 2018 Summer Institute in Urban Studies!
6 July 2018
Participants and speakers from 17 different countries are gathering at the National University of Singapore for a welcome tea on Sunday 15 July at the start of the 2018 Summer Institute in Urban Studies.
Professor Tim Bunnell, the co-organiser of SIUS 2018 at National University of Singapore, has circulated the final schedule, which, in brief, is as follows:
- Welcome & Participant Introduction
- Plenary Session: Urban Studies from Elsewhere
- Panel Discussion: Urbanism’s Others
- Tour of Yale-NUS College Campus
- Panel Discussion: Designing Interdisciplinary Urban Studies Curricula
- Urban Studies Curriculum Workshop
- Plenary Session: Gender – Urban Theory & Urban Politics
- Panel Discussion: Precarity & Inequality
- Walking Tour of URA City Gallery & Chinatown
- Plenary Session: Urban Infrastructures
- Panel Discussion: Collaboration
- Workshop: Rethinking Writing: Writing for More-than-academic Audiences
- Evening Dinner
- Panel Discussion: Job Talk
- Plenary Session: Sustainable Futures
- Panel Discussion: What kinds of Urban Studies for the 21st Century?
All in all, a very full week!
You can follow the activities on Twitter using the hashtag #SIUS2018.