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ICUSPMM 2017 : 19th International Conference on Urban Spatial Planning Methods and Models

Cape Town, South Africa
November 2 - 3, 2017

Conference Code: 17ZA11ICUSPMM

International Research Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICUSPMM 2017: 19th International Conference on Urban Spatial Planning Methods and Models aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Urban Spatial Planning Methods and Models. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Urban Spatial Planning Methods and Models.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Urban Spatial Planning Methods and Models are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The peer-reviewed conference proceedings are indexed in the International Science Index (ISI), Google Scholar, Semantic Scholar, Zenedo, OpenAIRE, BASE, WorldCAT, Sherpa/RoMEO, and other index databases. Impact Factor Indicators.

Special Journal Issues

ICUSPMM 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Urban Spatial Planning Methods and Models. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   September 15, 2017
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   September 20, 2017
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   October 2, 2017
Conference Dates   November 2 - 3, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets the conference's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) Comparative Study of Ecological City Criteria in Traditional Iranian Cities
Zahra Yazdani Paraii, Zohreh Yazdani Paraei
2) Renewed Urban Waterfront: Spatial Conditions of a Contemporary Urban Space Typology
Beate Niemann, Fabian Pramel
3) Designing for Experience-Based Tourism: A Virtual Tour in Tehran
Maryam Khalili, Fateme Ghanei
4) Residents’ Perceptions towards the Application of Vertical Landscape in Cairo, Egypt
Yomna Amr Ahmed Lotfi Koraim, Dalia Moati Rasmi Elkhateeb
5) A System Dynamic Based DSS for Ecological Urban Management in Alexandria, Egypt
Mona M. Salem, Khaled S. Al-Hagla, Hany M. Ayad
6) Building an Arithmetic Model to Assess Visual Consistency in Townscape
Dheyaa Hussein, Peter Armstrong
7) High-Rises and Urban Design: The Reasons for Unsuccessful Placemaking with Residential High-Rises in England
E. Kalcheva, A. Taki, Y. Hadi
8) Urban Ecological Interaction: Air, Water, Light and New Transit at the Human Scale of Barcelona’s Superilles
Philip Speranza
9) Gated Communities and Sense of Community: A Review on the Social Features of Gated Communities
R. Rafiemanzelat
10) Exploring Methods and Strategies for Sustainable Urban Development
Klio Monokrousou, Maria Giannopoulou
11) A Review on Development of Historical City Center and Revitalization Process in Isfahan/Iran
Reihaneh Rafiemanzelat, Maryam Imani Emadi
12) Alexandria’s Eastern Entrance: Analysis of Qaitbay Waterfront Development
Riham A. Ragheb
13) Rapid Urbanization and the Challenge of SustainableUrban Development in Palestinian Cities
Lubna Shaheen
14) Liveability of Kuala Lumpur City Centre: An Evaluation of the Happiness Level of the Streets- Activities
Shuhana Shamsuddin, Nur Rasyiqah Abu Hassan, Ahmad Bashri Sulaiman
15) Planning and Design Criteria to Make Urban Transport More Sustainable: The Case of Baku
Gülnar Bayramoğlu Barman

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