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  • Alan A. Lew
    ... From: Wiwik D Pratiwi Date: Fri, Jan 2, 2004 at 2:52 AM Subject: Call for Paper: PPGC: Tourism ... Call for Papers on
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      From: Wiwik D Pratiwi <wdpratiwi@...>
      Date: Fri, Jan 2, 2004 at 2:52 AM
      Subject: Call for Paper: PPGC: Tourism

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      Call for Papers on “Tourism”
      An International Conference on Urban & Regional Planning
      Positioning Planning in the Global Crises -- http://www.ppgc.or.id/index.php
      Bandung, Indonesia, November 12-13, 2009
      Topic: Tourism

      This International Conference aims to bring together researchers,
      scientists, practitioners and students to exchange and share their
      experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of Urban,
      Regional Planning, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and
      the solutions adopted.

      Topics of interest for submission (see
      http://www.ppgc.or.id/index.php?action=call-paper) include, but are not
      limited to:
      •Global Crisis and Urban Development
      •Global Crisis and Metropolitan Areas
      •Climate Change and Urban Design
      •Urban Land and Housing Development
      •Urban and Regional Governance
      •Climate Change and Coastal Urban Areas
      •Global Crisis and the Regional Development and Planning
      •Infrastructure Planning in the Era of Crisis
      •Urban and Regional Planning Tools
      •Planning Finance in the Era of Crisis
      •Global Crisis and Planning Theory
      •Global Crisis and Planning Education

      Tourism:
      Tourism can be viewed as one aspect of globalisation which has captured
      the world’s attention in the late 20th century and the new millennium. On
      the other hand globalisation has presented opportunities for countries to
      promote their cultures internationally through various means, such as
      tourism. At the same time, globalisation has also produced the opportunity
      for tourism to exist on a large scale, which has made the international
      promotion of a culture possible to exist. As a result of globalisation and
      tourism development, many problems may emerge, for example: changed
      patterns of land use; a universal pattern of design, construction and
      material use; inappropriate uses of the gridiron systems of planning;
      wasteful patterns of social consumption; the rise of a corporate culture;
      and the development of environmental problems. The problems are
      self-evident. The effects are illustrated in every aspect of physical form
      that closely ties into the social and cultural changes. The classic
      example is the disappearance of vernacular practices of construction; of
      materials and methods that are specific to their culture and environment.

      Therefore, how can planning contribute to recovery from and adjustment to
      the current problems as well as avoid unintended consequences of tourism
      development in the future? What are strategic planning agendas at the
      national, regional and local level for adjusting to the current tourism
      development in a particular destination? How can the agendas be
      institutionalized to assure their realization? What lesson can be
      distilled from the current challenges in global tourism for planning
      education and research in developed and less developed countries?
      This International Conference on Urban, Regional Planning is seek to know
      the answer of the question by providing forum for the presentation of new
      advances and research results in the fields of theoretical, experimental,
      and applied Urban and Regional Planning. The conference will bring
      together leading researchers and scientists in the domain of interest
      forum around the domain of interest from around the world.

      Important dates for new track "Tourism" papers submission only:
      Last date for abstract: 15 August 2009
      Notification of acceptance: 30 August 2009
      Final paper submission and authors registration: 30 September 2009

      Paper Submission
      Prospective author are invited to submit abstract and references or full
      papers. Paper will be accepted only by electronic submission through the
      conference web site. Prospective authors are expected to present their
      paper at the conference.
      Abstract or paper submission will be peer reviewed and evaluated based on
      originality, technical and/or research content/depth, correctness,
      relevance to conference. The accepted full papers will be published in
      conference proceedings.

      Prospective authors are kindly invited to submit full text papers
      including results, tables, figures and references. Full text papers (.doc,
      .docx, .rtf) will be accepted only by electronic submission.
      http://www.ppgc.or.id/registration.php?action=paper-submission

      Organising Committee
      Haryo Winarso
      Urban Planning & Design Research Division
      Institut Teknologi Bandung, West Java, Indonesia
      oc@...

      Supported by:
      Urban Planning & Design Research Group
      School of Architecture, Planning and Policy Development, Institut
      Teknologi Bandung - http://sappk.itb.ac.id/


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