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Swiss Mobility Conference

Swiss Mobility Conference

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Published on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by Elsa Zotian

Summary

The Swiss Mobility Conference (SMC) is the result of collaboration between the urban sociology chairs (EPFL) and geography of mobilities (UNIL). The objective of SMC is to provide a place for discussion and debate for researchers in humanities and social sciences working on various forms of mobility.

Announcement

19/20th of November 2018, Lausanne

Presentation

The Swiss Mobility Conference (SMC) is the result of collaboration between the urban sociology chairs (EPFL) and geography of mobilities (UNIL). The objective of SMC is to provide a place for discussion and debate for researchers in humanities and social sciences working on various forms of mobility.

Presentations will address the mobilities in their diversity (housing choices, modal practices, multi-local dwelling, tourism, etc.). They can register in the following research areas:

  • theoretical debates (and in particular the contributions of social theories to the study of mobilities)
  • methodological innovations (using mobile methods)
  • public policy and decision making inmobility
  • regulation of mobility and its tools
  • the actors and their logics of action
  • the norms and values underlying mobility and social inequality
  • temporality and spatiality of mobility
  • mobility prospective

Submission Guidelines

Abstracts of 3000 signs, must be sent at the following address:

mobility.conference@unil.ch

by June 30, 2018

For more information : http://www.unil.ch/igd/mobility-conference

Organizers

  • Prof. Vincent Kaufmann, Laboratoire de sociologie urbaine, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale De Lausanne
  • Prof. Patrick Rérat, Institut de géographie et durabilité, Université de Lausanne

Scientific committee

  • Thomas Buhler, Université de Franche-Comté
  • Matteo Colleoni, Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca
  • Yves Delacrétaz, Haute Ecole d'Ingénierie et de Gestion du Canton de Vaud
  • Frédéric Dobruszkes, Université libre de Bruxelles
  • Cédric Duchene-Lacroix, Universität Basel
  • Maxime Huré, Université Lyon 2
  • Timo Ohnmacht, Hochschule Luzern
  • Mathis Stock, Université de Lausanne
  • Jean Varlet, Université de Savoie
  • Gebhard Wulfhorst, Technische Universität München

Subjects

Places

  • Géopolis
    Lausanne, Switzerland (1015)

Date(s)

  • Saturday, June 30, 2018

Keywords

  • mobility, public policy, regulation, housing choice, tourism

Contact(s)

  • Lucas Haldimann
    courriel : lucas [dot] haldimann [at] unil [dot] ch

Reference Urls

Information source

  • Lucas Haldimann
    courriel : lucas [dot] haldimann [at] unil [dot] ch

To cite this announcement

« Swiss Mobility Conference », Call for papers, Calenda, Published on Wednesday, June 13, 2018, https://calenda.org/443832

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