Keynote Speakers

Patsy Healey

Emeritus Professor of Town & Country Planning
Newcastle University School of Architecture Planning and Landscape


Gert de Roo


Professor in Physical Planning,
Department of Spatial Planning and Environment, Faculty of Spatial Sciences, University of Groningen



Helena Molin-Valdes

Deputy Director 
United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

Message From

David Harvey


Distinguished Professor
City University of New York

Ulrich Beck

The Social and Political Dynamics of the World at Risk: The Cosmopolitan Challenge

University of Munich