The Urban Morphology Research Group are hosting a day conference sponsored by ISUF in conjunction with the UK/Ireland Planning Research Conference. Speakers will include:
Graham Fairclough (English Heritage) ‘Predecessors and neighbours: landscape and cities’
Karl Kropf (Built Form Resource Ltd, UK) ‘The pragmatics of urban morphology’
Peter Larkham & Nick Morton (Birmingham City University) ‘Mapping conservation areas: measuring aspects of character and drawing designation boundaries’
Ivor Samuels (University of Birmingham) ‘From description to prescription: the contribution that townscape and heritage surveys make to planning practice’
Refreshments will be served at 10.45am. and 3.45pm. Lunch will be in Staff House from 12.45-2.00pm.