Harvey Molotch, Spaces & Flows: Seventh International Conference on Urban and ExtraUrban Studies, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
Spaces & Flows: Seventh International Conference on Urban and ExtraUrban Studies, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
Andy Merrifield, Spaces & Flows: Seventh International Conference on Urban and ExtraUrban Studies, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA

Spaces & Flows: Seventh International Conference on Urban and ExtraUrban Studies

  • 2016 Special Focus: Planetary Urbanization in the Modern World
  • 10–11 November 2016
  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA

At a Glance...

2

Days of paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters, and colloquia.

102+

Delegates from all over the world who attended the Spaces & Flows: Seventh International Conference on Urban and ExtraUrban Studies.

30

Countries represented.

Conference Chair

David Wilson is Professor of Geography and Geographic Information Science and African American Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is the author of Cities and Race: the New American Black Ghetto (2007) and Inventing Black-On-Black Violence: Discourse, Space Representation (2005). He is a founding member of the Spaces & Flows Research Network.

Plenary Speakers

The Spaces & Flows: Seventh International Conference on Urban and ExtraUrban Studies featured plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field.

Harvey Molotch

Harvey Molotch

New York University, New York, USA

Andy Merrifield

Andy Merrifield

Independent Scholar

2016 Graduate Scholar Award Recipients

For each conference, a small number of Graduate Scholar Awards are given to outstanding graduate students who have an active academic interest in the conference area. The Award with its accompanying responsibilities provides a strong professional development opportunity for graduate students at this stage in their academic careers. The 2016 Graduate Scholar Awardees are listed below.

Asma Mehan

Asma Mehan

Politecnico di Torino, Turin, Italy

Amelyn Ng

Amelyn Ng

University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Swaiti Palanivelu Vijaya

Swaiti Palanivelu Vijaya

Ohio State University, Columbus, USA

John Haffner

John Haffner

Queen's University, Kingston, Canada

Adediran Adeolu

Adediran Adeolu

University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland

Melissa Heil

Melissa Heil

University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, USA

Ezgi Balkanay

Ezgi Balkanay

North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA

Daniel Gonzalez

Daniel Gonzalez

University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, USA

Priyam Tripathy

Priyam Tripathy

University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, USA