Centre for Urban and Regional Development Studies

Events

Current Events

We hold events throughout the academic year including talks from esteemed leaders in the field.

  • Urban Growth Strategies in Rural Regions: Building the North Wales Growth Deal

    Dr David Beel, Business School, Manchester Metropolitan University

    Date/Time: 30 April 2020, 16:00-17:00

    Venue: Henry Daysh Building, Lower Ground, Seminar Room LG.04

  • Performing City-Region Building: Imagineering, Devolution and a Crisis of Consensus

    Dr Charlotte Hoole, Urban Studies & Planning, University of Sheffield

    Date/Time: 12 March 2020, 16:00-17:00

    Venue: Henry Daysh Building, Level 2, Seminar Room 2.13

  • Inequality, Well-Being and (Inclusive) Productivity Growth

    Professor Leaza McSorley, Business & Management, University of Sunderland

    Date/Time: 5 March 2020, 15:00-16:00

    Venue: Henry Daysh Building, Level 3, Seminar Room 4.76

  • From Metro-phobia to Metro-philia? Regional Empowerment and the new Irish National Planning Framework

    Dr Niamh-Moore Cherry, School of Geography, University College Dublin

    Date/Time: 13 February 2020, 15:00-16:00

    Venue: Devonshire Building, Room G21/22

  • CURDS Seminar Series 2019

    Prof Chun Yang, Hong Kong Baptist University

    Date/Time: 12th June 2019 16:00-17:00

    Venue: Ridley Building 2, Room 1.58.

  • "Geographies of Development"

    Dr Rory Horner, University of Manchester "Geographies of Development"

    Date/Time: Thursday 15th February 2018 16:00

    Venue: Seminar Room, 4th Floor, Claremont Bridge Building

  • "Operationalising inclusive growth: from platitudes to priorities"

    David Waite, University of Glasgow "Operationalising inclusive growth: from platitudes to priorities"

    Date/Time: Thursday 23rd November 2017 16:00

    Venue: Seminar Room, 4th Floor, Claremont Bridge Building

  • Regional Studies Association Student & Early Career Conference 2017

    Date/Time: 2nd-3rd November 2017

    Venue: Seminar Room, 4th Floor, Claremont Bridge Building

  • P3s Contract Markets, and the Implications for Conceptualizing Neoliberalism

    Date/Time: 14 March 2017 16:00

    Venue: Seminar Room, 4th Floor, Claremont Bridge Building

  • CANCELLED - Urban World: But in What Sense Post-Political?

    Gordon MacLeod, Durham University

    Date/Time: 09 March 2017 16:00

    Venue: Seminar Room, 4th Floor, Claremont Bridge Building,

  • CURDS 40th External Seminar Series 2016-17:

    Urban shrinkage with Chinese characteristics

    Date/Time: 13th October 2017 1600

    Venue: Seminar Room, 4th Floor, Claremont Bridge Building

  • Constructing the democratic economy

    Andrew Cumbers and Robert McMaster, University of Glasgow

    Date/Time: 16 February 2017

    Venue: Seminar Room, 4th Floor, Claremont Bridge Building,

  • The evolving role of finance in South Africa’s energy sector

    Lucy Baker, University of Sussex

    Date/Time: 19 January 2017 16:00

    Venue: Seminar Room, 4th Floor, Claremont Bridge Building

  • CURDS 40th External Seminar Series 2016-17: Earth Incorporated: Centralization and Variegation in the Global Company Network

    Daniel Haberly (Sussex) Earth Incorporated: Centralization and Variegation in the Global Company Network

    Date/Time: 06/10/16 16:00

    Venue: Seminar Room, 4th Floor, Claremont Bridge Building

  • CURDS 40th External Seminar Series 2016-17

    Richard Kingston (Manchester): Data driven decision support – Greater Manchester’s strategic public transport investment

    Date/Time: 08/12/16 16:00

    Venue: Seminar Room, 4th Floor, Claremont Bridge Building

  • CURDS 40th External Seminar Series 2016-17: Urban Analytics: City Structure, and Function

    Alex Singleton (Liverpool): Urban Analytics: City Structure, and Function

    Date/Time: 15/12/16 16:00

    Venue: Seminar Room, 4th Floor, Claremont Bridge Building

  • Calming Finance: Using roads, traffic and infrastructure to understand financial market collapse and recovery

    Chris Muellerleile (Swansea): Calming Finance Using roads, traffic and infrastructure to understand financial market collapse and recovery

    Date/Time: 10/11/16 16:00

    Venue: Seminar Room, 4th Floor, Claremont Bridge Building