Europe Sep 12, 2011
The Universal Design 2012 Oslo conference will take place from 11 to 13 June 2012. Its theme will be “Public space: Inspire, Challenge and Empower”, is to consider the following main topics:
- Planning for the diversity of tomorrow.
- Good practice: the interplay of regulations, research and practice.
- Added value: the benefits of mainstreaming universal design.
Topics to be addressed are issues related to universal design in planning, legislation, politics, education, buildings, outdoor areas, information and communications technologies (ICT) and public transport. The latest international practical knowledge and R&D results on universal design will also be presented. The deadline to submit an abstract is October 31, 2011
For more information, please visit http://www.ud2012.no
By Aqeel Qureshi