Urban Transitions 2018

Urban Transitions 2018

Integrating urban and transport planning, environment and health for healthier urban living

25 - 27 November 2018 | Sitges, Barcelona Spain

Submit abstracts by 8 June 2018

Urban Transitions 2018 aims to promote healthy urban development by bringing together different disciplines working within cities. Meet world leading experts on urban and transport planning, architecture, environmental exposures, physical activity, and public health and governance to discuss current challenges and solutions.



Conference Chair:

Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen, ISGlobal, Spain

Keynote presentations and workshops will be supplemented by concurrent oral presentations and poster sessions for which abstracts are invited on the following key conference themes by 8 June 2018.

  • Cities
  • Land use planning and transport planning
  • Planning and health
  • Environment and health
  • Engagement, impacts and future planning

View the extended topics listing here.

Target audience

This conference will be of interest to researchers, policy makers and practitioners in:

  • Urban planning
  • Architecture
  • Transport planning
  • Environmental science and exposure assessment
  • Public health (epidemiologists, health impact assessment)
  • Social science
  • Policy and decision making

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