EVENT RECAP: Young Speakers Series - June 2021

Related GLP Member: Anton Van Rompaey, Melaku Bogale Fitawok, Dario Domingo

The GLP Integration of Rural and Urban Land Systems Working Group held its third Young Speakers Series webinar in June 2021.

The series is held monthly and is a platform particularly for young researchers to present their work and to connect to each other as well as to more senior researchers.

In this third event of the Young Speakers Series, we heard from three speakers:

  • Melaku Bogale Fitawok, " Modeling the Impact of Urbanization on Land-Use Change in Bahir Dar City, Ethiopia: An Integrated Cellular Automata–Markov Chain Approach"
  • Prof. Shiqiang Du, "Floodplain development: interactions between rural and urban"
  • Dr. Dario Domingo Ruiz, " Effect of zoning plans on urban land-use change: A multi-scenario simulation for supporting sustainable urban growth"

Watch the webinar recording