In January, for the new year, we are taking a look at the projects that won the Research Excellence awards in 2023
These projects run the gamut of the work done in the wonderful planning research community. From practice-grounded work to hard-hitting critical research to the pragmatic and politically-engaged in the middle, the institute was proud to recognise the following four projects and two proposals at our annual conference back in August.
Research projects on this topic
Early Career Research Award
This project won the early career research award. It is about planning, disasters, and humanitarian relief.
Showcasing the winner of our student research award, a project about greenspace and fenland.
Planning Practitioner Research Award
Award-winning research by planning researchers and practitioners into designing cities that work for women.
Sir Peter Hall Award for Excellence in Research and Engagement
The Sir Peter Hall research award 2023, for a project that uses a boardgame to engage the public personally in creating a sustainable built environmnet
Practitioner Research Fund
Two projects awarded practitioner research funding in 2023: Making planning in Ireland more efficient; and participatory transport budgets for gender equity