8. März 2023

UMM Semester Talks Call for Application (pdf)

The UrbanMetaMapping Research Consortium warmly invites applications from scholars interested in presenting their research at the UMM Seminar Talks.

We are open for projects dealing with mapping man-made and natural catastrophes, issues of heritage and urban planning in the context of such disasters, as well as digital tools used for researching these themes. We are interested in research projects without any geographical and temporal limitations. The Call for Application is open to all scholars (from PhD students upwards). The language of the seminar is English.

Meetings take place every first Wednesday of each month at 1100 am – 1200 pm (Central European (Summer) Time (CET/CEST)). They will last for an hour (including Q&A) and will provide an exciting platform to discuss with international scholars their research and exchange ideas.

We invite proposals for a 30-minute presentation in English to be sent in one text document (.doc, .docx, .odt, .rtf) containing:

  1. Title and abstract of 300 words maximum (no references),
  2. 3-5 keywords,
  3. the author’s name with current affiliation, contact details (email) and a short biographical note (around 200 words),
  4. an indication when the presentation could take place.

Available dates are:

(Please note that we shifted the time to 1100 am CE(S)T).

Proposals should be submitted to talks.urbanmetamapping@uni-bamberg.de (Piotr Kisiel) no later than .

Notification of acceptance will be sent by .