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APL to Host 2018 AESOP Heads of Schools Meeting

The School is pleased to announce that it has been selected to host the 2018 Association of European Schools of Planning (AESOP) Heads of Schools (HoS) Meeting. This annual event will take place between the 18 and 21 April 2018, and will be the first time a UK Planning school has hosted.

Speaking of the event Professor Simin Davoudi (who was President of AESOP for the first HoS meeting in 2006) said: ‘We are pleased to have been selected to host the AESOP HoS Meeting in 2018 when we are also celebrating the 25th anniversary of our planning research centre, GURU.  The HoS Meeting is the most important AESOP event after its Annual Congress and we look forward to welcoming planning academics from across Europe and beyond’. 

The theme of the event is Planning Education & Research: Retrospect and Prospect and further details regarding the schedule will be released in due course on the website.

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published on: 15 November 2017