Conference: Facing Post-Socialist Urban Heritage
4th - 5th October 2019, in Budapest, Hungary
DATE: 5/10/2019
The Department of Urban Planning and Design, Faculty of Architecture (FA), Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME) is organising the third international doctoral / postdoctoral conference "Facing Post-Socialist Urban Heritage", which will take place in the 4th and 5th October 2019, in Budapest, Hungary.

Main Conference Topics
The doctoral conference series is dedicated to post-WWII (after 1945) urban heritage of post-socialist cities focusing on the main research topics of the department. In order to compare different perspectives, we welcome papers examining the physical environment under the following sessions:
  1. mass housing neighbourhood
  2. urban space for reuse
  3. waterside urban fabric and landscape transformation

Abstract Submission
Please send an extended abstract (400-500 words) and a brief academic biography (70-100 words).
Abstract deadline – 4 March 2019
Notification of acceptance – 31 March 2019
Full paper deadline: 31 July 2019

Full papers (using 4 pages-long template) will be published in the conference proceedings (e-book format with ISBN number). The official language of the conference is English. The template will be published after the acceptance of abstracts.

Participation at the conference is free of charge (one-and-a-half-day conference at the BME and half-day study trip in Budapest). The travel to Budapest (proposed travel days are the 3rd and 6th October), accommodation, conference lunches and dinners should be paid by participants.

To know more, please visit: website
For the previous DOCONF conference, see: Link