Preliminary Programme

Wednesday, 1 November 2017

13:00-14:00 Daily Registration
14:00 Welcome
Director of Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development, IOER
14:10 Prof. Dr. Bin Jiang (University of Gävle)
ICA Commision on Geospatial Analysis and Modeling

1st Session:  Land change and sustainability


14:15-15:00

Prof. Dr. Nikos A. Salingaros (University of Texas, San Antonio)
Understanding Complexity From the Eight City Types



15:00-15:30

Coffee-Break

 

15:30-16:00

Dr. Marc Barthélemy (Institut de Physique Theorique, CEA-IPhT, CNRS URA 2306 & Centre d’Analyse et de Mathématique Sociales, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS)
"The structure and dynamics of cities"

16:00-16:30

Dr. Anna Hersperger (Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL)
"Controlling urban sprawl to limit soil consumption"



16:30-17:00

Coffee-Break


17:00-17:30

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Thomas H. Kolbe
(Technische Universität München) - to be confirmed
"Smart Data Infrastructure for Smart and Sustainable Cities."

17:30-18:00

Prof. Shashi Shekhar (University of Minnesota)
"Towards Spatial Data Science"

18:00-18:45

Plenary Discussion: “Challenges in helping policy makers to shape a sustainable future of our cities and regions

Expert statements
Panelist:
Prof. Dr. Nikos A. Salingaros,
Dr. Anna Hersperger,
Dr. Marc Barthélemy,
Prof. Dr. Thomas H. Kolbe,
Prof. Shashi Shekhar

20:00

Symposium Icebreaker

Thursday, 2 November 2017


2nd Session:  Big Data and the City as a Complex System

8:00-8:45

Daily Registration

9:00-9:45

Prof. Dr. Luís M. Bettencourt (Keynote, Santa Fe Institute) - preliminary commitment
"Growth, innovation, scaling, and the pace of life in cities "

9:45-10:15

Assistant Professor Dr. M. Helbich (Utrecht University)
"En route urban form exposures and children's school commuting"

10:15-10:45

Prof. Dr. Bin Jiang (Keynote, University of Gävle)
"Big data, living structure, and prediction for sustainable development"

10:45-11:00

Discussion: "Big Data and the City as a Complex System" and Session Closure



11:15

Coffee-Break



3rd Session:  Applications of Big Data and the City as a Complex System I
(Call for Abstracts)

11:45-12:00 Author (Research Group)
Title (Call for Paper)
12:00-12:15 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
12:15-12:30 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
12:30-12:45 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
12:45-13:00

Summary, Discussion and Session Closure

4th Session: Applications of Big Data and the City as a Complex System II
(Call for Abstracts)

11:45-12:00 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
12:00-12:15 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
12:15-12:30 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
12:30-12:45 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
12:45-13:00

Summary, Discussion and Session Closure



13:00-14:00

Lunch



5th Session:  Historic Settlement and Landscape Analysis


14:00-14:45

Dr. Angeliki Tsorlini, Prof. Dr. Lorenz Hurni (ETH Zürich)
"A methodological framework for analyzing digitally historical maps through an online interactive platform"

14:45-15:15 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jochen Schiewe (HafenCity Universität Hamburg)
"Towards task-oriented visualizations of land use changes"
15:15-15:45 N.N.
15:45-16:15

Discussion: “Applications of Historic Settlement and Landscape Analysis” and Session Closure



16:15-16:45

Coffee-Break



6th Session:  Applications of Historic Settlement and Landscape Analysis I (Call for Abstracts)

16:45-17:00 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
17:00-17:15 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
17:15-17:30 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
17:30-17:45 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
17:45-18:00

Summary, Discussion and Session Closure


7thSession: Applications of Historic Settlement and Landscape Analysis II (Call for Abstracts)

16:45-17:00 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
17:00-17:15 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
17:15-17:30 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
17:30-17:45 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
17:45-18:00

Summary, Discussion and Session Closure



20:00

Dinner at "Wenzel Prager Bierstuben"

Königstraße 1, 01097 Dresden
www.wenzel-bierstuben.de



Friday, 3 November 2015

8thSession:  Morphological Analysis


8:00-8:45 Daily Registration
9:00-9:45

Dr. Serge Salat (Urban Morphology Institute)
"Cities & Forms: on sustainable urbanism"

9:45-10:15

Dr. Karl Kropf (Oxford Brookes University)
"The form, structure and evolution of human settlements"

10:15-10:45

Prof. Dr. Markus Schläpfer (ETH Zürich)
"Urban Skylines: building heights and shapes as measures of city size"

10:45-11:00 Discussion: "Applications of Morphological Analysis" and Session Closure


11:00-11:30

Coffee-Break


9thSession:  Applications of Morphological Analysis I
(Call for Abstracts)

11:45-12:00 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
12:00-12:15 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
12:15-12:30 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
12:30-12:45 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
12:45-13:00

Summary, Discussion and Session Closure

10thSession:  Applications of Morphological Analysis II

11:45-12:00 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
12:00-12:15 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
12:15-12:30 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
12:30-12:45 Author (Research Group)
"Title (Call for Paper)"
12:45-13:00

Summary, Discussion and Session Closure


13:00-13:30

Closing Ceremony