Calendar

24 September 2021
15th European Research Conference on Homelessness (online)
Keynote speakers: Isabel Baptista (social inclusion leader of the Network Core Team of the European Social Policy Network (ESPN) and a member of the European Observatory on Homelessness (EOH)) and Dan O’Flaherty (Professor of Urban Economics at Columbia University and member of the Columbia University Senate).
Breakout rooms will be used for parallel webinars with two to three speakers and open discussion in 90 minutes timeslots. 
Abstract submission deadline: 15 June (300 word abstract and 100 word biography) using recent evidence on the broad theme of ‘homelessness and housing exclusion’ from Europe and beyond to Nóra Teller by 15 June.
Speakers notification: 15 July
Full presentation deadline: 10 September
Registration: from 1 August
For registration and more information click here.

1-6 October 2021, Tirana (Albania)
Post-Pandemic Right to the City
International conference as part of the Tirana Design Weeks by ENHR member POLIS University, in cooperation with the Future Architecture Platform and partners. Find the programme here. See also the day-to-day programme.
Extended abstracts submission deadline: 31 May 2021.
Full paper submission deadline: 31 July 2021.
For submissions and registration visit the conference website

22 October 2021, 10:00 – 12:00 CET
Housing affordability and the city – Trends, challanges and opportunities
Theme: Housing Vienna: The socio-spatial effets of inclusionary and exclusionary mechanisms of housing provision 
Online lecture series aiming at exploring themes through the contribution of international scholars and at fostering a discussion among the participants. Speaker: Michael Friesenecker (Department of Sociology, University of Vienna).
Organisation: Rebecca Cavicchia (PhD Candidate at the Department of Urban and Regional Planning at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences) and Marco Peverini (PhD Candidate at the Department of Architecture and Urban Studies (DASTU) at Politecnico di Milano).
Find your Teams link here.  

31 October – 3 November 2021
Housing Education & Research Association (HERA) conference in Minneapolis (USA): ‘Cities on the Move: Transportation, Design, and Housing Opportunities’
Submit abstracts by 1 April 2021.
More information you find here.  

5 November 2021, 10:00 – 12:00 CET
Housing affordability and the city – Trends, challanges and opportunities
Theme: The politics and regulation of short-term rental housing in European cities. Insights from Paris and Milan

Online lecture series aiming at exploring themes through the contribution of international scholars and at fostering a discussion among the participants. Speaker: Francesca Artioli (Université Paris Est-Créteil, Ecole d’Urbanisme de Paris and Lab’Urba).
Organisation: Rebecca Cavicchia (PhD Candidate at the Department of Urban and Regional Planning at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences) and Marco Peverini (PhD Candidate at the Department of Architecture and Urban Studies (DASTU) at Politecnico di Milano).
Teams link here.  

16 November 2021, 13:30 – 15:00 CET
Wohnforum Talks
Theme: Cooperatives and public housing. The Quattro Corti project in Milano.
Massimo Bricocoli, Marco Peverini (ENHR member)  and Anna Tagliaferri  will present their recently published book.
Organized by ENHR Institute Member ETH Zurich. See https://wohnforum.arch.ethz.ch/en/networks-knowledge-exchange/wohnforum-talks.html

2022

12-14 April 2022 Washington DC (USA) – New three-day structure
50th Annual Conference Urban Affairs Association
Important dates:
10 September 2021: Launch of abstract submission system and website
1 November 2021: Abstract submission deadline
Abstracts that were accepted for presentation at the cancelled 2020 conference will be accepted for presentation at the 2022 conference, If there are no major abstract changes. New abstracts or in 2020 accepted abstracts with major changes will need to be resubmitted and will be subject to the standard review process.

14-17 June 2022 Helsinki (Finland)
Third International Social Housing Festival (ISHF 2022)
This edition will include three themes: ‘People first: quality of housing as quality of living’, ‘Achieving affordability and sustainability in housing’ and ‘The right to housing: getting rid of the excuses not to guarantee it’. Find more information here.
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24 September – 22 October 2022 Vienna (Austria)
International Building Exhibition (IBA Vienna) New social housing
More information you find here. Subscribe to the newsletter to keep yourself informed about the Vienna IBA activities.

Recent ENHR events

20 January 2021
Webinar ‘Housing and new technologies: New methodologies and paradigms in housing research’
Organised by the new Working Group Housing and New Technologies.

20-21 January 2021 Cologne (Germany)
Workshop ‘Recent Trends in European Rental Market Regulation’
Hosted by Working Group ‘Housing Finance’ and ‘Private Rented Markets’ in cooperation with the German Economic Institute (IW – Institut der deutschen Wirtschaft).

28-29 January 2021
Online workshop to share ideas, findings and discuss insights pertaining to housing, migration and family dynamics
Working Group Housing, Migration and Family Dynamics.

12-26 February 2021
Housing related impacts of the pandemic
Nine online seminars, most of them organised and hosted by ENHR Working Groups.

27 May 2021
Online seminar Recent dynamics in homeownership and housing wealth 
Hosted by Working Group Homeownership and Globalisation.

30 August – 2 September 2021 Nicosia (Cyprus) – online
ENHR Annual conference ‘Unsettled settlements: Housing in unstable contexts’
For more information click here