Entries by Maija Faehnle

Sustainable Urbanisation – bridging development and growth 14.5. – welcome!

The conference ‘Sustainable Urbanisation – bridging development and growth’ brings together the ‘Urbanising Society’ research projects funded within the ‘Strategic Research Programme’ 2016‒2019 hosted by the Academy of Finland. These projects have examined diverse dimensions of recent urbanisation and subsequent impacts on Finland and other countries. The conference increases understanding on the topic and makes […]

Call for contributions: Reflecting experiments and interventions in environmental social science

Are you working with experiments and interventions in environmental social science? Join this collective reflection event at the 23th annual colloquium of the Finnish Society for Environmental Social Sciences! NATURECULTURES  – Finnish Society for Environmental Social Sciences YHYS Colloquium November 22–23, 2018 VENUE: University of Lapland, Rovaniemi, Lapland, Sápmi, Finland PROGRAMME: Keynote speeches, panel discussions, workshops […]

Alvar Aalto Symposium presents new housing solutions for cities in change

The 14th International Alvar Aalto Symposium ”New housing solutions for cities in change” will focus is on current challenges and possibilities of future housing design and construction in urban areas.  You are warmly welcome to join! The Symposium will be arranged in 30−31 August, 2018 in Jyväskylä, Finland. The programme will provide food for thinking especially on four specific […]

Workshop with action research: My experience of good/bad residence? – Personal stories inspiring future housing

This workshop by Dwellers in Agile Cities project will inspire future housing with a collaborative drama intervention, zooming into personal follow-up stories of good/bad housing in the cities. Welcome to learn from housing experiences of the others and share your own! Date: August 18, 2017 There will be two similar workshops, you can chooce the […]