“A Place to be” é uma conferência internacional sobre Placemaking organizada no âmbito do projeto Erasmus+ PLAY/ACT.

Durante a conferência serão partilhados exemplos de projetos de transformação de espaços comuns com a participação das comunidades.

A chamada para contribuições está aberta até ao dia 7 de fevereiro de 2024Link para participação e submissão de propostas.

Mais informação em https://playact.eu/international-conference/

Call for Papers

In this International conference we aim to invite other perspectives, experiences and practices related to placemaking and its relation with young people, cities, local communities and the societal challenges of contemporaneity. We invite scholars, young scholars, and independent researchers, urban agents, NGO’s representatives that would like to share and present their projects, perspectives and studies on placemaking practices in relation, but not necessarily limited to the following topics:

  1. Tourism
  2. Rural areas
  1. Gentrification
  1. Crisis
  1. Conflict
  1. Participation
  1. Community Engagement and Activation
  1. Environmental challenges
  1. Arts and Culture
  1. Youth activism
  1. Gender and identity
  1. Migrants and new residents

KEY-NOTE SPEAKER: Ali Madanipour (Newcastle University)


Submission of proposals (presencial format): until February 7th, 2024 

Notification of acceptance: February 12, 2024

Conference March 14 and 15, 2024, Évora, Portugal

Post-conference Placemaking event: March 16, 2024, Évora, Portugal