International Workshop on Spatial Planning

June 13th and 14th in València, the International University Menéndez Pelayo organized an International Workshop on New planning practices to face environmental, economic and spatial challenges.  Well known researcher coming Universities such as Wisconsin, Vrije Universiteit (Amsterdam), Newcastle University or Wageningen University and international experts from Regional Councils in New Zealand, Cergy-Pontoise in France or SOCIB and AERYC in Spain, dicussed during two days trendy topics on the field.

Professionals, experts and post graduated students attending the workshop argued on themes going from the new planning trends, to general interest, legitimation and participation, bridging between citizens, technicians, academics and decission makers but also, demonstration from practice. Two days where lattest research on spatial planning was put in commons among experts all over the world and challenging debates took place between them.