Events in 2010

14th December 2010
The Lost City of the Solent: A Tale of the Failure of Modernist Planning Imaginaries for City Regions in the South East of England
Professor Nick Phelps
, Professor of Urban and Regional Development, University College London
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Public Lecture

10th December 2010
The Teaching of Urban Design in the UK: Comparative Analyses of Different Approaches
Professor Yu Cheng Wu,
 Department of Architecture, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
A Spatial Planning and City Environments Research Group Seminar

8th December 2010
Future Growth of Cardiff - The City in its Region
Professor John Punter
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Public Debate

7th December 2010
Planners and Searchers - Can Either or Both Bring Development?
Kevin Tayler
, Honorary Professor, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Public Lecture

30th November 2010
Building Eco-houses is Easy
Kevin McCloud
, broadcaster, designer and author
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Public Lecture
video of this lecture is currently available to view.

30th November 2010
Feeding Alienation: Interpreting Democratic Deficits in Food and Agriculture Governance
Dr Peter Feindt
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
An Environment Research Group Seminar

26th November 2010
Notes on Observing Residential Street Activity
Mike Biddulph
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
A Spatial Planning and City Environments Research Group Seminar

25th November 2010
I Wouldn't Start From Here: Behavioural Economics and the Working of Housing Markets
Professor David Clapham
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography 
A Housing Research Network Seminar

23rd November 2010
Relational Places: The Surfed Wave as Assemblage and Convergence
Dr Jon Anderson
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
An Environment Research Group Seminar

15th November 2010
Slums of Cambodia - Why Not Cities With Slums
Yap Kioe Sheng
, Honorary Professor, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
A CPLAN Lunchtime Seminar

12th November 2010
Regulating Risk in New Technologies
An event organised and sponsored by the Centre for Business Relationships, Accountability, Sustainability and Society (BRASS) and UCL

10th November 2010
Sustainability Science and Sustainable Places: Outlining a Research Agenda
Professor Terry Marsden
, Director, Sustainable Places Research Institute
A Sustainable Places Research Institute (PLACE) Research Seminar

5th November 2010
Localism vs Local Partnerships: Lessons for Practice From the New Deal for Communities
Dave Crook
, Planner at the Govt. Office for the South West
A Spatial Planning and City Environments Research Group Seminar

2nd November 2010
Integrated Urban Design and Engineering Infrastructure in Sustainable City Planning
Greg Collings,
 Senior Engineer, Buro Happold and Keith Shearer, Director, Barton Willmore
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Public Lecture

2nd November 2010
Neighbourhood Tipping under Exclusionary Zoning: A Cellular Automata Approach
Dr Yiming Wang
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
A Spatial Analysis Research Group Seminar

28th October 2010
Happy Cities - Changing Our Value Systems
Irena Bauman, Bauman Lyons Architects
A Public Lecture jointly hosted by the School of Social Sciences and the School of Planning and Geography

28th October 2010
Rights to the City Among China’s Urban Poor
Professor Chris Webster
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
A Housing Research Network Seminar

27th October 2010
Constructing the Consumer of the Planning Service
Dr Neil Harris and Dr Huw Thomas
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography 
A Spatial Planning and City Environments Research Group Seminar

22nd October 2010
Stakeholder Engagement in the Extractive Sector
Various speakers included Cardiff University's Professor Max Munday
Held at Stewart House, Russell Square, London

19th October 2010
Climate Change and Sustainable Behaviour - from Global to Local (and Back Again)
Professor Nick Pidgeon
, Professor of Environmental Pscyhology, Cardiff University
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Public Lecture

19th October 2010
Changing Picture of Cities and Towns: The Impact of Renewable Energy Regeneration
Dr Andrea Frank
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
A Spatial Planning and City Environments Research Group Seminar

5th October 2010
Jon Murdoch Memorial Lecture
More-than-human Geographies: Reflections on Practice
Professor Sarah Whatmore
, University of Oxford
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Public Lecture

25th May 2010
Future of the higher education sector in Wales
Leighton Andrews AM
, Minister for Children, Education and Lifelong Learning
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Public Lecture

11th May 2010
Closing the food gap: Reducing hunger, food insecurity and obesity in America
Mark Winne
, Food Policy Council Director for the Community Food Security Coalition (US) and author of “Closing the Food Gap”
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Public Lecture

10th May 2010
Towards a research or studentship proposal
A Housing Research Network open discussion

4th May 2010
Can we go on like this? Assessing 10 years of regeneration policy in England
Professor Nick Bailey
, University of Westminster
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Public Lecture

4th May 2010
Future County Borough Council 2040 - a tool to explain future trends, governance and partnerships in the face of climate change, peak oil, energy and food security
Dr Alan Netherwood
, Honorary Research Fellow, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
An Environment Research Group event

29th April 2010
Dynamics of urban green spaces in arid cities: The case of Cairo in Egypt
Nezar Kafafy
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography 
A Spatial Analysis Research Group event

27th April 2010
Sam Romaya Memorial Lecture in Urban Design
Delivering quality places
Roger Evans
, Principal of Roger Evans Associates, Oxford
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Public Lecture

13th April 2010
Hungry city: how food shapes our lives
Carolyn Steel
, Author
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Public Lecture

1st April 2010
The state planning’s in
Susannah Guest
, The Planning Inspectorate
A Spatial Planning and City Environments Research Group event

29th March 2010
The housing gaze: theoretical and empirical reflections
Dr Craig Gurney
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
A Housing Research Network event

16th March 2010
The sustainable diet: implications for public health and the environment
Professor Tim Lang
, City University
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Public Lecture

16th March 2010
Beyond the modern constitution of nature
Dr Jon Anderson
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
An Environment Research Group event

15th March 2010
The meaning of mutualism: the importance of membership in new mutual housing associations (A draft research proposal)
Dr Pauline Card
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
A Housing Research Network event

10th March 2010
Food for an intelligent Wales followed by General Election 'Question Time' debate
Dr Michael Crawford, Institute of Brain Chemistry and Human Nutrition
Panellists for the debate include Angela Burns AMJane Davidson AMDr Myfanwy Davies, Plaid Cymru Westminster candidate, and Kirsty Williams AM
Event hosted by the Innovation & Engagement Unit and the Welsh Food Alliance

9th March 2010
Agri-food networks in a new era: could a new ecological modernisation feed the world?
Dr Ina Horlings
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
An Environment Research Group event

4th March 2010
The built environment, active transport and health
Dr Shin Lee
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
A Spatial Analysis Research Group event

2nd March 2010
Thoughts on regeneration in the next decade
Duncan Forbes
, Chief Executive, Bron Afon Community Housing
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Public Lecture

2nd March 2010
Impacts of the recession on the economies and communities of rural Wales
Dr Nerys Owens and Jon Radcliffe
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
An Environment Research Group event

25th February 2010
The Role of Metropolitan Planning Organisations and Regional Councils for Climate Change Adaptation Policy in the United States
Dr Eric Lindquist
, Texas A&M University
Lunchtime Seminar hosted by the School

23rd February 2010
Welfare multiple: The use of citizen juries to explore interactions between expert and lay understandings of farm animal welfare
Dr Mara Miele and Dr Adrian Evans
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
An Environment Research Group event

16th February 2010
Is eating local food better for you and the planet than eating non-local food?
Professor Gareth Edwards-Jones
, Bangor University
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Seminar

15th February 2010
The housing pathways of disabled young people: evidence for policy and practice
Dr Peter Mackie
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
A Housing Research Network event

4th February 2010
The planning process and local democracy: a councillor's perspective
Councillor Ed Bridges
, Cardiff Council and Cardiff School of Social Sciences
A Spatial Planning and City Environments Research Group event

4th February 2010
Crime hotspot detection in urban network space
Dr Naru Shiode
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography and Dr Shino Shiode, Department of Geography, University of Cambridge
A Spatial Analysis Research Group event

2nd February 2010
The myth of regeneration: true confessions of an urbanist
Tim Williams
, Navigant Consulting
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Public Lecture

1st February 2010
The embodied use of the material home
Professor David Clapham
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
A Housing Research Network event

26th January 2010
Urban design and the British urban renaissance: the implementation of the urban task force agenda
Professor John Punter
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
An Innovation & Engagement Unit Public Lecture

18th January 2010
Housing investment in physical renewal: implications for wider socio-economic regeneration (A draft ESRC research proposal)
Dr Bob Smith
, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography
A Housing Research Network event