Urban & Regional Planning: Spring Symposiom 2015

Date: April 16, 2015
Location: Human Ecology, Room 209, 552 W. Circle Drive, East Lansing, MI 48824

Time: 10 a.m.-noon

The Urban & Regional Planning Program: Spring Symposium 2015 will focus on Mega-Event Planning: International Perspectives. This event is free and open to the public.

Chairs: Eva Kassens-Noor and Mark Wilson, Michigan State University

The end game of mega-events in Rio de Janeiro

  • Christopher Gaffney, University of Zürich

Event seizure: the World Cup 2018 and Russia’s illusive quest for modernization

  • Martin Müller, University of Zürich

Impacts of Mega Events: The 2014 Incheon Asian Games

  • Inpyong Ryu, JeonJu University

Mega-projects and events vs urban regeneration: un-sustainability and innovation within the metamorphosis of Milan in the year of Expo 2015

  • Stefano Di Vita, Politecnico Milano

RUHR 2010 - European Capital of Culture: Linking Culture Events and Urban Development

  • Angela Million, TU Berlin