ReNewTown expert

RNDr., Ph.D.
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University in Ostrava – Centre of city and regional management
Kranichova 8, Slezská Ostrava, 71000
Involvement of the expert in projects
1. The role of soft localization factors on elimination of regional disparities in structurally struck regions of Ostrava and Usti nad LabemThis research project deals with the problematic of the role of soft localization factors in regional development. Interest areas defined for the needs of the project implementation are predominantly urban zones of structurally struck regions of Ostrava and Usti. 2. Evolutional changes of the post-communist cities of Ostrava and Upper Silesia regions in the conditions of transformation. The aim of the project was to evaluate the effects and context of political, social and economic transition in the Czech Republic on the appearance and functioning of post-communistic cities. 3. Marketing and management of villages, cities and regions.Through the implementation of this research project, the knowledge and public awareness about marketing management was raised. The main output of the project, corresponding with its applied character, is the methodical guide which gives to professionals guidelines for marketing management of their municipalities and regions.
Specialization of the institution
development of business sphere in the town quarters falling behind
support of identity of local community with the place the community lives in
Specialization of the institution (description)
The Department of Human Geography and Regional Development has two branches of scientific and research interest. The first is specialized in regional development and complex city marketing, which is conceived as a multilateral approach to the topic. Its base is in selected branches of human geography – especially urban geography, regional development, public administration, city marketing, geography of tourism, cross-border cooperation, geography of retailing, geography of transportation, rural geography and GIS with focus on socio-economic aspects.Other project: this department realized project - The development changes of post socialistic towns of Ostrava and Upper Silesia region in the conditions of transformations