Final ReNewTown Project Conference - Call for Papers


This call for papers is aimed to provide a broader perspective on the competitiveness and attractiveness of post-socialist cities in Central and Eastern Europe by providing a forum for exchange between academic researchers, urban planners and decision-makers dealing with these issues. We are looking for contributions that would address one of the following themes:

    • (1) New economic and social functions of post-socialist buildings, public spaces, estates and/or districts


    • (2) Identity of, and differentiation among, post-socialist urban settlements


  • (3) Values, well-being and sustainability challenge in post-socialist urban settlements


Participants are invited to submit an abstract (maximum 250 words) before 30.09.2013. To submit your abstract e-mail Lejla Perviz (

Full papers submission deadline is December 10th, 2013.

Papers of the highest quality will be published in two peer-reviewed journals: Geographia Polonica ( and Economic and Business Review (

Kind regards,

Irena Ograjenšek (
on behalf of the ReNewTown Final Conference Organizing Committee 

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