Programme


Wednesday 14 July 2021

16:00 - 16:30 (CET)
Opening conference
Welcome by Local Organising Committee & RC21 Board
16:30 - 17:45 (CET)
Opening Plenary (P1)  |  Ash Amin
Space/Subject: Vernaculars of Endurance in Delhi's Slums and Streets

Break
18:15 - 19:45 (CET)
Parallel Sessions 1
20:00 - 21:30 (CET)
Parallel Sessions 2


Thursday 15 July 2021

12:00-13:30 (CET)
Plenary (P2)  |  Friederike Landau
Infrastructuring Activism: On Political Difference in Public Art
Parallel Sessions 3
14:00 - 15:30 (CET)
Parallel Sessions 4
15:45 - 17:15 (CET)
IJURR Plenary (P3)  |  Sonia Arbaci
Paradoxes of segregation: housing, welfare,
and the production of urban inequality in
 (Southern) European cities
Parallel Sessions 5

Break
18:15 - 19:45 (CET)
Parallel Sessions 6
20:00 - 21:30 (CET)
Civil Society Plenary (P4) | Desmond D'Sa 
(SDCEA, SA) & Manu Claeys (stRaten-generaal, BE)
The political contestation of urban infrastructure projects
Parallel Sessions 7


Friday 16 July 2021

14:00 - 15:30 (CET)
​​Plenary (P5) | Edgar Pieterse, Saheed Aderinto, 
Nadine Machikou,
 Kingsley Madueke, Vanessa Watson,
Lisa Weinstein & Nik Theodore
Presencing and publishing Urban Studies from Africa
Parallel Sessions 8
15:45 - 17:15 (CET)
Plenary (P6) | Hillary Angelo,
Christopher Otter and Jens Lachmund

Urban History and Urban Theory:
A Boundless Dialogue?
Parallel Sessions 9
17:30 - 19:00 (CET)
Closing Plenary (P7) | Ayona Datta
“Our stories, our voices”: A feminist toolkit for decolonising the digital and urban margins
Rob Kitchin
The Right to the Smart City