Speakers

João Seixas

João Seixas

Professor and researcher on Geography, Territorial Planning and Urban Studies in the FCSH Universidade Nova de Lisboa. PhD in Urban Geography (Autonomous University of Barcelona). Msc in Urban and Regional Studies (London School of Economics and Political Science). Commissioner for the Strategic Charter of the city of Lisbon and coordinator of the Political-Administrative Reform of the city of Lisbon. Commissioner for the public exhibition “Futures of Lisbon” in 2018. Invited professor in Barcelona (UAB) and Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ). Consultant for the DG Regio and Urban, European Commission. Most recent books: Projecções de Lisboa (coord.) (2018); Em Todas as Ruas (2015); Governação de Proximidade (2014); A Cidade na Encruzilhada (2013); Urban Governance in Southern Europe (coord.) (2012). Institucional Web page http://fcsh.unl.pt/faculdade/docentes/jseixas