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Urban agriculture in the urban-rural continuum

L’agriculture urbaine dans le continuum urbain-rural

5th edition of the international Reims conference in Sustainability Studies

Ve édition des rencontres internationales de Reims en Sustainability Studies

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Published on Wednesday, September 09, 2015 by Céline Guilleux

Summary

The fifth rencontres internationales de Reims on Sustainability Studies will be held on October 15 and 16, 2015 at the Rheims City Hall. The topic is Urban Agriculture - Fostering the Urban-Rural Continuum.

Announcement

Argument

The 5th Rencontres Internationales de Reims on Sustainability Studies will be held on October 15 & 16, 2015 at the Rheims City Hall. The topic is Urban Agriculture - Fostering the Urban-Rural Continuum. André Viljoen, Christopher Bryant, Pierre Donadieu, Eric Duchemin, Evelyn Gustedt, Matthijs Hisschemöller, Sylvie Salles, Massimo Sargolini, Michele Talia, Roland Vidal, & François Mancebo, speak at this conference. (Note that the conference will be held in either English or French, with simultaneous translation in both languages)

Programme

Thursday 15 october 2015

  • 9: 30: Welcome Speech - Catherine Vautrin - President of Reims Métropole, Chair of the Association des villes universitaires de France; Gilles Baillat - President of Reims Champagne-Ardenne University.
  • 10: 15: Opening - François Mancebo - Director of IRCS IATEUR, University of Reims, France

Theme 1: Urban agriculture in the socio-ecological system of the city

  • 10: 30: Action Research: An Essential Approach to Achieving Sustainable Development of Urban Agriculture Systems - Christopher Bryant - University of Montreal and of Guelph, Canada
  • 11: 00: Achieving Agri-urban Commons: A Reality or just Wishful Thinking? - Pierre Donadieu – Ecole Nationale Supérieure du Paysage de Versailles, France
  • 11: 30: Past and Present of the Urban Agriculture in Germany, in a Nutshell - Evelyn Gustedt - ARL, Leibniz Forum for Spatial Sciences, Germany
  • 12: 00: Debate
  • 13: 00: End of the morning

Theme 2: Integrating agriculture into urban development projects

  • 14: 30: Second Nature Urban Agriculture: Designing productive cities - André Viljoen - University of Brighton, United Kingdom
  • 15: 00: Is Peri-urban Landscape really an Agricultural Landscape? - Sylvie Salles - IRCS Habiter, Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Paris Val-de-Seine, France
  • 15: 30: Urban Agriculture, Commons and Urban Policies: Scaling up Local Innovation - François Mancebo - IRCS Habiter/IATEUR, Reims University, France
  • 16: 00: Debate
  • 17: 00: End of the first day

Friday 16 october 2015

Theme 3: Feeding the world or cultivating our garden: subsistence

  • 10: 00: Food Autonomy in Urban Areas: A Scaling Issue - Roland Vidal - École Nationale Supérieure du Paysage de Versailles, France
  • 10: 30: Cultivating the Glocal GardenMatthijs Hisschemoller - VU Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • 11: 00: The agricultural land and the new urban paradigm: coexistence, integration or conflict? - Michele Talia - University of Camerino, Italy; Massimo Sargolini - University of Camerino, Italy
  • 11: 30: Design and Feeding the city with urban agriculture: opportunities and issues - Eric Duchemin - University of the Québec at Montréal, UQAM, Canada
  • 12: 00: Debate
  • 13: 00: Interventions of our Support - Reims Métropole; Region Champagne-Ardenne
  • 14: 00: End of the Rencontres

Practical details

Free registration to the 5th Rencontres

http://enquete.univ-reims.fr/limesurvey/index.php?sid=42475&lang=en

Contact: ircs@univ-reims.f

Places

  • Salle du Conseil - Hôtel de Ville de Reims, 9 Place de l'Hôtel de ville
    Reims, France (51)

Date(s)

  • Thursday, October 15, 2015
  • Friday, October 16, 2015

Keywords

  • agriculture urbaine, continuum, urbain, rural, aménagement, territoire, durabilité, paysage

Contact(s)

  • IRCS
    courriel : ircs [at] univ-reims [dot] fr

Information source

  • Virginie Joanne-Fabre
    courriel : virginie [dot] joanne-fabre [at] univ-reims [dot] fr

To cite this announcement

« Urban agriculture in the urban-rural continuum », Colloquium, Calenda, Published on Wednesday, September 09, 2015, https://calenda.org/338426

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