International Conference 2013 on Spatial Planning and Sustainable Development


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Urbanization, Earth System Governance

30 August - 1 September 2013

Beijing, China

15 April 2013

Call for Papers


As an effort to deal with the challenges facing rapid globalization, urbanization, informationization and global climate changes in Asian and other countries in the world, the aim of International Conference 2013 on Spatial Planning and Sustainable Development is to gather researchers and experts from the interdisciplinary fields of urban and regional issues for sharing the latest research outcomes and successful practices on spatial planning and sustainable development.

We cordially invite you to the conference and look forward to welcoming you in Beijing in 2013.

The conference will have sessions of both oral and poster presentation. In particular, papers appropriate to the following interdisciplinary topics are welcome, but not limited to:


  • Design Studies for Sustainable Development;
  • Planning Approaches for Sustainable Development;
  • Indicators of Sustainable Development;
  • Planning Support System and Urban Sustainability Modelling.


Important Dates:

   Deadline for abstract (no more than 800 words):15th April, 2013

   Notification for the acceptance of abstract:30th May, 2013

   Deadline for full paper:15th July, 2013


Paper submission:

Please use the on-line submission system of SPSD2013


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