DWIH Conference: CityScapes

Date: 
Thursday, September 29, 2016 to Saturday, October 01, 2016
Venue: 
India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, India

The DWIH conference on "CityScapes" was held at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi from 29th September 2016 to 1st October 2016. The concept of CityScapes Conference was to address the various harmonious solutions to tackle the global challenges of migration and sustainable urbanization. The keynote speech of the Conference was delivered by University of Cologne Professor, Prof. Dr Frauke Kraas, Department of Geography. Amongst the other panel sessions, University of Cologne participated in the following panels: SESSION 2: Smart Energy & Construction Prof. Dr Amitabh Banerji, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Department of Chemistry and Didactics, University of Cologne SESSION 3: IMPACT OF URBANISATION ON ENVIRONMENT Prof. Dr Shamita Kumar, Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune SESSION 5: FOR A FUTURE SUSTAINABLE PERI-URBAN INDIA Prof. Dr N. Sridharan, School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi SESSION 6: Cities & Migration: Perspectives from Politics & Economy Dr Clemens Greiner, Academic Managing Director, Global South Studies Center(GSSC), University of Cologne SESSION 7: Cities & Migration: Citizen’s Participation Prof. Dr Frauke Kraas, Department of Geography, University of Cologne SESSION 7: CITIES & MIGRATION: CITIZENS' PARTICIPATION Prof. Dr Sucharita Sen, JNU, New Delhi For further details about the event please visit: http://www.dwih.in/CityScapes