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August 10, 2022

We hereby invite you to submit an abstract for the “3rd International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Spatial Methods for Urban Sustainability” (“SMUS Conference”), which will simultaneously be the “3rd RC33 Regional Conference Asia: India”, and take place on site at the Indian Institute for Technology Roorkee (IIT Roorkee, India). From February 20th, to February 26th, 2023.


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August 2, 2022

This Call has been prepared by Action 4 Speaker Prof. Dr. Fraya Frehse and Action 4 Scientific Coordinator Dr. Ignacio Castillo Ulloa. If you require any further information or clarification on this call, please write to: smus-action4-peips@usp.br. SMUS


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May 31, 2022

"Street Architecture in Covid-19 São Paulo" is a documentary by SMUS Lead Partner Professor Fraya Frehse that was commissioned for the exhibition "Who's Next? Homelessness, Architecture and Cities" curated by Daniel Talesnik at Architekturmuseum TUM from November 2021 to February 2022.


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May 17, 2022

This semester, several guest researchers are going to visit the Department of Sociology, SMUS and the CRC 1265. The guests are going to present their research in a series of Brown-Bag-Lectures.


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April 7, 2022

Prof. Dr. Steve William Tonah of the Department of Sociology at the University of Ghana and SMUS advanced researcher has been awarded the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation’s Research Prize. He will give a hybrid laureate lecture on Displacement in West Africa: An Examination of the Key Drivers and Durable Solutions, on 3rd May 2022, 18:00.


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April 5, 2022

In the framework of the GCSMUS strategic action scheme, the Action 4 speaker Fraya Frehse, scientific coordinator Ignacio Castillo Ulloa and doctoral student Caio Moraes Reis are coordinating the hybrid (online and on-site) UrbanSus Seminar at the Institute of Advanced Studies (IEA) of the University of São Paulo (USP) on 13 April 2022.


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March 24, 2022

SMUS Joint Teaching-Research Courses: SMUS is pleased to announce an open call for two joint teaching-research courses. The courses will be co-conceptualised and designed by staff members from two SMUS partner-institutions.


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March 21, 2022

The course is embedded into a larger project that will be conducted in Germany, Botswana and Indonesia in 2022/2023.


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March 3, 2022

3rd International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Spatial Methods for Urban Sustainability (SMUS Conference) & 3rd RC33 Regional Conference Asia: India, 20.‒26.02.2023, by IIT Roorkee (India).


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October 20, 2020

On 26 October 2020, the Global Center of Spatial Methods for Urban Sustainability held an official hybrid Kick-off-Event at Tempelhof Airport in Berlin


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