All posts by Thaddeus Pope

Born and raised in Brighton, England, Thaddeus Pope is an experienced commercial and editorial photographer with a BA in Photography from the London College of Communication, University of the Arts London. Thaddeus’s duties at IAFOR include overseeing the design, media and marketing output of the organisation, as well as producing photo-essays, short documentaries and other visual content for IAFOR and its publications, including THINK. In January 2015, Thaddeus was named as the Creative Director of the IAFOR Documentary Photography Award. (in English)


Review Committee

GLOBAL2017 & CITY2017 Review Committee Dr Aimite Jorge, University of Namibia, Namibia Dr Andrea Bellot, Rovira I Virgili University, Tarragona, Spain Professor Bayez Enayati, Urmia University, Iran Dr Dhyan Singh, Govt. P.G. College Dharamshala, India Dr Diana Rios, University of Connecticut, United States Dr Elena Raevskikh, Centre Norbert Elias – Marseille, France Dr Eugenia Charoni,

IAFOR Official Conference Welcome Reception

Events & Tours

Ensure your visit to Barcelona is especially memorable with events such as the Conference Dinner and Welcome Reception.


Browse Abstracts

Read abstracts of all papers scheduled to be presented at and The IAFOR International Conference on the City on IAFOR’s online paper archive.


Final Programme

Final Schedule The online version of the Conference Programme is now available to view below via the Issuu viewing platform. Alternatively, download a PDF version. The Conference Programme can also be viewed on the Issuu website (requires a web browser). An Issuu app is available for Android users.


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Conference Outline

Friday, July 14, 2017 09:00-09:15: Announcements & Welcome Addresses Kiyoshi Mana, The International Academic Forum Joseph Haldane, The International Academic Forum A. Robert Lee, Nihon University, Japan (retd.) 09:15-10:00: Keynote Presentation I Intersectional Realities, Law and Belonging. Not? Adrien Katherine Wing, University of Iowa, USA 10:00-10:45: Keynote Presentation Refuge: Refugee: Moonlight and Precarious Love Baden





The Financial Times lexicon offers a definition of globalisation as “the integration of economies, industries, markets, cultures and policy-making around the world”. The global inevitably affects the local and has not lead to the integration of culture as witnessed in ongoing cultural struggles around the world and massive movements of people fleeing war, persecution, and


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