International Transdisciplinarity Conference 2019


10-13 September 2019, Gothenburg, Sweden

Pre- and Side Events

The Art of Facilitating - Co-production in Transdisciplinary Research Projects

Gothenburg Network of Facilitators promoting co-creation and co-production (Go!Create) hereby offers a day of exploring tools, methods and methodical reflection upon facilitating TD research projects. The GoCreate network is hosted by Mistra Urban Futures.
You will be given the possibility to participate, learn, exercise and reflect upon facilitation of co-creation/co-production processes, addressing challenges that the group brings to the table.

Date: Monday 9:th of September 2019
Time: 8:30-16:30

Information and registration
Registration fee: SEK 500


Urban Forum - Practice meets Academia

An invitation to reflective practitioners, practice-oriented researchers, and design critics to present and discuss collaborative experiences, case studies and practices from a variety of backgrounds, in view of developing sustainable cities and communities (built or drawn work, speculative or actual, contemporary or historical).

Practitioners of architecture, urbanism, landscape architecture, urban studies and the construction industry are invited to display their building projects (realised or not) and research endeavours (practice-based or -oriented) in an exhibition. Sessions dedicated to each project allow the authors to discuss burning questions, critical aspects, inspiring findings they wish to bring to light and get feedback on, in a collegial atmosphere.


Opening: Wednesday 11 September 2019 17.30-18-30h

Floor talk session 1 Thursday 12 Sept 2019 15.50h-17.30h

Floor talk session 2 Friday 13 Sept 2019 8.40h-10.20h​

Free access

More Information

Urban Forum | Practice meets Academia is a collaborative initiative by Prof. Lisa Diedrich, SLU Urban Futures (, and Assoc. Prof. Per-Johan Dahl, Urban Arena at Lund University(, with the purpose of increasing the interaction between practice and academia.

Co-organised with:

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