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13th Biennial of European Towns and Town Planners

European Council of Spatial Planners - ECTP-CEU

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 at 12:00AM -
Friday, 13 September 2019 at 12:00AM
University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon
RTPI International

University of Plymouth | 11–13 September 2019

Planning on the edge


The 13th Biennial of European Town and Town Planners will investigate planning in places which are defined by their peripherality or location between two or more boundaries. The challenges of planning and regeneration of coastal settlements provides an obvious focus, but the theme might also encompass the planning of places at the edge of their territories, in a ‘frontier zone’, on a migration route or at a transition between different physical environments.

The European Council of Spatial Planners (ECTP) Biennial conference is in association with Plymouth City Council, Destination Plymouth, the University's Planning School and the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI).

This two day conference will offer a unique opportunity to discuss planning for coastal sustainable development with practitioners from Europe.

Submit a proposal and join the conversation in Plymouth in September.

Bookings and payments via the University of Plymouth website: