We welcome paper presentations and posters addressing any of the Symposium's four, loosely linked themes:
1. Next City Society and Culture
Urban cultures, heritage and design
Social equity, housing and community planning
Indigenous perspectives, ethnicity, culture and place
Globalisation and migration
Public concern for local effects of climate change
Responses to local resource constraints
2. Next City Economy
Economic planning and development
Transport and infrastructure
Rural and regional planning
Local impacts of changes in energy sources
Economic implications of climate change
3. Next City Ecology
Biodiversity conservation and resource management
Urban development and renewal
Climate change mitigation and adaptation
4. Next City Governance
Spatial policies, comparative planning law and systems
Governance and politics
GIS, visualisation and creative media
Local political responses to climate change
All papers and poster presentations will undergo a double blind peer review process.
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Publications and conference proceedings
Papers may be selected for inclusion in themed publications following the Symposium. The papers for the book will be selected according to theme and fit. As well, participants may elect to submit papers for blind refereed conference proceedings to be published on line (meeting Australian Higher Education Research Data Collection (HERDC) specifications).
Papers are currently under peer review and any authors who haven't yet received review back will have an additional time to allow them to make changes, if required, before resubmission
Presenters intending to submit full papers for inclusion in the blind refereed conference proceedings or, consideration for an edited book, must submit full papers by 6 July 2012. Papers will be reviewed prior to the Symposium, and revised papers will be due on 31 August 2012.
Late paper submissions for the conference proceedings will not be accepted.
The template for the preparation of full papers is available at http://www.upe10.org/template.doc
The link for submission of the full paper for peer review can be found at the bottom of your acceptance email.