2nd International Conference on Urban Planning - ICUP2018
2nd International Conference on Urban Planning - ICUP2018 was held in Niš in the period November 14-17, 2018. It was organized by the Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture of the University of Niš, Urban Planning Cluster and Institute for Nature Conservation of Serbia.
The conference brought together about 150 scholars, researchers and students from all areas of Urban Planning, both from Serbia and foreign countries, as well as the representatives of the municipalities and local self-governments in order to consider the direction in which cities develop and how to create a safer and better living environment. The work of the conference was realized through plenary lectures and thematic sessions designed to enable interactivity and dialogue, during which many issues were discussed, and on which they will have to work intensively.
The conference presented scientific and expert papers on the planning and construction of facilities for renewable energy sources, the facilities within protected natural resources, the documents on urban planning and examples of good practice of using nature in the city.
On behalf of the Institute for Nature Conservation of Serbia, the participants were welcomed by Danko Jović, Head of the Institute’s Office in Niš, while the lectures were held by other Institute’s associates - Dragana Ostojić, Head of Department for Protected Areas (The state, concept and perspectives of the Nature Park "Šargan-Mokra Gora"), MSc Marija Trikić, a Landscape Architect ("Nature conservation on the example of Nature Monument "Park Bukovičke banje""), and Saša Branković, an Ichthyologist ("Renewable Energy Sources and Nature Conservation").
Original research papers peer-reviewed and accepted by Scientific Program Committee will be published in the ISSN numbered Conference Proceedings. International lecturers were professors Margaretha Breil from Italy, Marcus Collier from Ireland and Ali A. Alraouf from Qatar.
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