Overview of second
Conference on Urban Planning and Management
Islamic City Council,
Municipality and Ferdowsi University of Mashhad in order to utilize the updated
knowledge and experiences in urban affairs held a conference on 19-29 April,
2010. In this regard, the secretariat of conference formed 13 scientific
committee meetings and 6 executive committee meetings. They examined 280
received articles from which 62 cases were approved.
conference, compact discs and a book of lectures and proceedings were sent to
the participants of this conference.
Report of Conference:
Second conference on Urban
Planning and Management with the aim of creating an opportunity to gather
researchers, managers and professionals in urban affairs to exchange
information and viewpoints and to utilize new research achievements and
executive experiences was held by Research Center of Islamic City Council,
Ferdowsi University of Mashhad and Municipality on (21-22/April), 2007 in
It is necessary to remind
that Mashhad University of Medical sciences, Representative of Khorasan Razavi
of Islamic Culture and Relations Organization, Cultural Heritage, Crafts and
Tourism Organization participated to endorse this conference.
Mr Shir Mohammadi,
President of the time of Islamic City Council was chairman of conference and Mr
Hadi Azami, Faculty member of Geography Department of Ferdowsi University was
the secretary of the conference.
Topics of second
conference on Urban Planning and Management:
_Urban Society and Culture
_Mashhad Religious Metropolis
Dr. Karim Hosseinzadeh Dalir (PhD in
Urban and Reigonal Planning, England University)
Dr. Moosa Pour Mousavi (PhD Urban
Planning, Advisor to Tehran Mayor in Urban development and studies)
Dr. Mohammad Reza Hafeznia (PhD in
Political Geography and Faculty member of Tarbiat Modarres University in Tehran).
Mr Pejman (Mayor of Mashhad)
Description of Conference:
Totally 280 articles were received
from beginning of 2009 autumn until deadline for submitting papers and each of
them was sent to three judges to evaluate.
From this number, 62 articles were
approved in order to present at four Halls at the same time.