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Call for Papers

All urban researchers are invited to participate in the 14th International Planning History Society Conference with paper proposals that address the conference theme.

Abstracts will not exceed 500 words and proposed conference sub-theme will be indicated if possible. A short biographical statement of no more than 200 words needs to be submitted with the abstracts. All abstracts will be refereed by the advisory committee. Accepted abstracts will be published in the “Book of Abstracts” and will be ready upon arrival.

Full papers of registered delegates will also be published in the “Conference Proceedings-in digital format” but only those accepted through a blind peer review process. Submitting a formal paper for inclusion in the proceedings is OPTIONAL, and is not required for all conference participants. But to have full papers considered for inclusion in the published proceedings, additional steps are necessary.

Papers only their abstracts published in the “Book of Abstracts”

Deadline for Submission of Abstracts 15 December 2009
Notification and Acceptance of Abstracts 1 February 2010
Deadline for Early Registration 5 April 2010
Deadline for Submission of Papers and Registration 14 June 2010
Conference 12 – 15 July 2010


Full papers considered for inclusion in the published “Conference Proceedings –
in digital format”

Deadline for Submission of Abstracts 15 December 2009
Notification and Acceptance of Abstracts 1 February 2010
Deadline for Early Registration
Submit the Completed Paper for a Blind Peer Review Process
5 April 2010
Papers Returned with Referee Comments and
an Editorial Determination
17 May 2010
Deadline for Submission of Final Revized Papers for
Publication and Deadline for Registration
14 June 2010
Conference 12 – 15 July 2010

Conference proceedings will be distributed in digital format at the conference to participants.

Individual presentations at the actual conference are likely to be in the order of 15 minutes.The conference language is English.