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Department of Planning

PLANNORD

Ultuna/Uppsala 2005

2nd Nordic symposium on Local Authority Planning in Change
Urban development with governance- how does it influence the practice?


Ultuna – Uppsala, Sweden 18th- 20th August 2005

Programme

Thursday August 18th
09.00-11.00 Possibilities for group meetings. Halls are available.
FUS yearly meeting.

10.00- Registration is opened

11.30-12.30 Light lunch and coffee is available at registration

12.30-13.00 Welcome introduction

Welcome to SLU-Ultuna: Pro rector Torbjörn Fagerström
Welcome to the Symposium and Dep. of Landscape Planning Ultuna: Organiser Kristina Nilsson
Welcome to the city of Uppsala : Carl-Johan Engström or Göran Carlén

13.00-14.00 Plenum speech: New Public Management in public sector – perspectives and experiences
Tom Christensen, prof. of Political Sciences at Oslo University

14.15-15.15 Parallel sessions for paper/planning project presentations

Communicative Planning and Power.
Partnership and Governance.
Planning and partnership in practice

15.15-15.30 Break with fruit and coffee

15.30-16.30 Parallel sessions for paper/planning project presentations

Communicative Planning and Power.
Partnership and Governance.
Planning and partnership in practice

16.30-17.00 Poster/exhibition presentations

18.30 Symposium dinner and culture.

Dinner on a boat trip on Fyris river and lake Mälaren

Friday August 19th

09.00-10.00 Plenum speech: Straddling the Abyss: creative transformation in planning practice and theory
Jean Hillier. Prof. of Town & Country planning, University of Newcastle upon Tyne , UK

10.00-10.30 Break with coffee and cake

10.30-12.30 Parallel sessions for paper/planning project presentations

Communicative Planning and Power.
Partnership and Governance.
Planning and partnership in practice

12.30-13.30 Lunch at the Ultuna restaurant

13.30-14.30 Parallel sessions for paper/planning project presentations

Communicative Planning and Power.
Partnership and Governance.
Planning and partnership in practice

14.30-15.00 Break with coffee and fruit

15.00-16.00 Nordic representatives in plenum. Panel dialogue:
Challenges between practice and research.

16.00-17.30 Closing session and appointment of host university for next symposium 2007.
Informal dinner

Saturday August 20th

10.00-12.00 City walk in regenerated central Uppsala guided by an Uppsala planner.

12.00-13.00 Lunch in central Uppsala

13.00- 15 “The cartography of power” by prof. em. Gunnar Olsso