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11 April 2012

PROGRAMME OF THE BUFTOD 2012 CONFERENCE

The programme of the BUFTOD 2112 conference can be downloaded here:

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Programme of the BUFTOD conference

7 April 2012

LOCATION

The conference will be held in Paris-Marne la Vallée on the: Monday 16 April 2012 Tuesday 17 April 2012

The conference will be held in the premises of the ENPC on the Marne-la-Vallée site near the RER train station Noisy-Champs. An access map can be found here (in french), and here (in english)

20 January 2012

REGISTRATION

Registrations are open for the participation in the BUFTOD conference.

To access to the registration website, please click here

The coordination committee offer a registration for both days of the conference or a one day registration.

Hotels information here

16 January 2012

Pre-program of the BUFTOD2012 conference

"Building the urban future and Transit Oriented Development (BUFTOD) Rail and other modes, connecting with urban and regional development".

An international scientific and operational conference on TOD.

The BUFTOD conference is a dedicated arena for the debate on TOD, allowing the crossing of scientific disciplines and the associated approaches, exchanging on cases studies at the international level (in Europe, Americas, Asia ...). The BUFTOD 2012 conference will explore  the role of rail and other trans -port modes in transit oriented development and the connection with spatial development at the urban and regional scales.

Update 5 April 2012: download here the provisional detailed program. Caution this detailed program is provisional, to be confirmed when all speakers will have effectively register.

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BUFTOD Provisional detailed program

The plenary session on monday 17th April 2012 will be organised around a series of keynote speeches with:

From the abstracts selected by the scientific committee, six sessions have been identified as follows:

A - Urban models, urban utopias and the city of tomorrow

B - Influence of TOD on transit use (mobility)

C - Location of activities, urban mix

D - Conception of public space and built environment for TOD

E - TOD applied to different territories : corridors, regions, and agglomerations

F - Transport systems in the context of TOD: rail, bus and intermodality

G - Planning the TOD, procedures and involvement of actors

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Monday*
Seminar 1 Urban models, urban utopias and the city of tomorrow (session A1) Influence of TOD on transit use (mobility) (session B1) Location of activities, urban mix (session C)
Seminar 2 Urban models, urban utopias and the city of tomorrow (session A2) Influence of TOD on transit use (mobility) (session B2) Conception of public space and built environment for TOD (session D)
 
 
Tuesday*
Seminar 1 TOD applied to different territories : corridors, regions, and agglomerations (session E1) Transport systems in the context of TOD: rail, bus and intermodality (session F1) Planning the TOD, procedures and involvement of actors (session G1)
Seminar 2 TOD applied to different territories : corridors, regions, and agglomerations (session E2) Transport systems in the context of TOD: rail, bus and intermodality (session F2) Planning the TOD, procedures and involvement of actors (session G2)
Seminar 3 TOD applied to different territories : corridors, regions, and agglomerations (session E3) Transport systems in the context of TOD: rail, bus and intermodality (session F3) Planning the TOD, procedures and involvement of actors (session G3)
* Duration of sessions = 2 hours

Download here the planning of sessions

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Planning of sessions BUFTOD

Update 5 April 2012: download here the provisional detailed program. Caution this detailed program is provisional, to be confirmed when all speakers will have effectively register.

PDF - 199.7 kb
BUFTOD Provisional detailed program

The conference will be held in the premises of the ENPC on the Marne-la-Vallée site near the RER train station Noisy-Champs. An access map can be found here.


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25 January 2012

ACCOMODATIONS

Options have been placed in five different hotels in order to facilitate your stay during the BUFTOD conference. You will find below details of the hotels with which we have negotiated preferential rates. Attention, the number of rooms reserved is limited in each of these hotels ! The hotel rooms reserved by the organisers will be allocated according to the first come, first served principle. In some of these hotels, a tourist tax (local tax) may be levied. Please be aware that in case of (...)

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30 May 2011

BUFTOD 2012 call for abstract

“Building the urban future and Transit Oriented Development / rail and other modes, connecting with urban and regional development” An international scientific conference to be held in Paris – Marne-la-Vallée, April 16- 17 2012. Papers about cases studies everywhere in the world are welcome As of 2007, more than half the world’s population is considered to be living in cities. Questions related to urban life and development are becoming increasingly pressing, with central, peri-urban and (...)

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Paper redaction instructions

The papers for the BUFTOD conference must comply to the following instructions. The article (...)

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