UCL Urban Laboratory


University-led urban regeneration: research methods in practice

06 November 2013, 5:00 pm–7:00 pm

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Rms 404-406, 4th Floor, Central House, 14 Upper Woburn Place, WC1H 0NN

This seminar is organised by Clare Melhuish, Urban Laboratory Research Associate, to consider what constitutes an appropriate case study framework and methods in urban regeneration research, specifically in relation to university-led regeneration initiatives. We welcome attendance and participation from researchers engaged in regeneration research, case study methods, and university-led redevelopment and regeneration initiatives.

RSVP urbanlaboratory@ucl.ac.uk. Places are limited to 20 people - prior registration essential.


5pm: Introduction by Ben Campkin

5.10pm: Developing a framework for case study research: preliminary thoughts and work at NorthWest Cambridge: Clare Melhuish

Followed by responses invited from:

5.30pm: Pushpa Arabindoo (UCL Geography)

5.40pm: Nawed Kahn (UCL Estates)

5.50pm: Adam Drazin (UCL Anthropology)

6.00pm: Jane Rendell (Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL)

6.10pm: Barbara Lipietz (Bartlett Development Planning Unit, UCL)

6.20-7.00pm: Discussion opened to the floor, chaired by Pushpa Arabindoo

Followed by drinks.