2017– International Conference Urban Governance in the Network Society : France, Thailand and Japan

2017 – International Conference Urban Governance in the Network Society : France, Thailand and Japan

19-20 January 2017

Rhône Department & Metropolitan Archives





You are cordially invited to an international conference 'Urban Governance in a Network Society: France, Thailand and Japan', 19-20 January, 2017, at Archives départementales du Rhône, Lyon. The conference aims to be inter-disciplinarily and cross-disciplinary platform to bring together academics, practitioners, civil activists and students from various disciplines; urban politic, urban policy, urban spatial planning, urban big data and computing, urban advocacy; to exchange views by drawing from experience in France, Thailand and Japan.


Simultaneous translation in English-French will be provided. The conference is free of charge. Due to seats and translation equipments capacity, please make a registration in advance through:  urbangovernance2017@gmail.com. 





19 January 2017 – 9h00-18h00



20 January 2017 – 9h00-18h30

2nd session: PROCESSES & TOOLS




Please find more information from attachment. 






Free admission (reservation required).

Date: 19-20 January 2017

Time: 9h00-18h00

Venue: Archives départementales du Rhône

34 Rue du Général Mouton-Duvernet, 69003 Lyon, France



Please Note:

The conference will be in english and french with simultaneous translation. 

Registration by email will allow us to provide headphones for all participants.


Contact us: urbangovernance2017@gmail.com. 


This conference is co-organized by: Collegium de Lyon l LabEx Intelligences des Mondes Urbains (LabEx IMU) l University of Lyon l Métropole de Lyon l Ecole nationale des travaux publics de l'Etat (ENTPE) l Lyon's Institute of East Asian Studies (IAO) | Agence d'urbanisme de l'Aire Métropolitaine de Lyon l Atelier Parisien d'Urbanisme (APUR) l Paris Regional & Metropolitan Planning Agency (IAU-IDF) l Chula Global Network (CGN) l Faculty of Architecture, Chulalongkorn University l Urban Design and Development Center (UDDC) l School of Urban Engineering, University of Tokyo l International Alliance for Sustainable Urbanization and Regeneration (IASUR) l Department of Architecture and Urban Design, Kyushu University.