Joining the Network
The Commission has established a growing network of planners, architects, civil engineers and other urban planning professionals.
The network members have the opportunity to meet each other through UBC-organized seminars - to exchange ideas and experiences, learn about new developments in urban planning, collaborate, and interact with members of the UBC.
UBC support the Commission to support the host cities and to run the steering group. Annual budget is 10-20.000 Euro depending of the number of seminars and steering group meetings.
The steering group is currently comprised of representatives from the leading cities of the Commission:
The Commission arrange 1-2 annual seminars in different host cities focusing on the local challengees.
Last seminars of the Commission:
Planning Cities Commission seminar, Rostock
“Developing seacoast – local and city-wide perspective”
18-21 October 2015, Gdańsk
Urban Planning and Environment seminar "Urban Streams"
14-17 September 2014, Riga
“From a Traffic corridor and wasteland to a lively city”
Urban Planning in co-operation with Environment and Transport
18-21 May 2014, Örebro