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The IAFOR International Conference on the City (CITY) is organised by The International Academic Forum (IAFOR) in partnership with the IAFOR Research Centre at Osaka University, Japan.


Review Committee

CITY2018 Dr Luiz Guilherme Antunes, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil Dr Susan Ballyn, Barcelona University, Spain Dr Archana Bhattacharjee, Kakojan College-Dibrugarh University, India Dr Ali Cheshmehzangi, The University of Nottingham Ningbo China, China Dr Anna Karin Jytte Holmqvist, Monash University, Australia Professor Mohamad Kashef, Alhosn University, United Arab Emirates Rev Amarachi Nnachi Ukoma, Ebonyi State

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Events & Tours

Ensure your visit to Barcelona is especially memorable with events such as the Conference Dinner and Welcome Reception.


Browse Abstracts

Read abstracts of all papers scheduled to be presented at The IAFOR International Conference on the City 2018 and The IAFOR International Conference on Global Studies 2018 on IAFOR’s online paper archive.


Final Programme

Full Programme The online version of the Conference Programme is now available to view below via the Issuu viewing platform. Alternatively, download a PDF version. The Conference Programme can also be viewed on the Issuu website (requires a web browser). An Issuu app is available for Android users. The Conference Programme contains access information, session


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Conference Outline

Thursday, July 12, 2018 08:00–18:00: Pre-Conference Tour of the University of Barcelona (optional extra). Free walking tours of the University of Barcelona, taking in the Historic Building and the Rare Book and Manuscript Library, will be held before and after the conference. These tours are open to all delegates and are free to attend. Friday,