World Urban Forum 10 Networking Event: Understanding Urban resilience: Knowledge Gaps, Capacity Building; and Delivering Sustainable & Resilient Infrastructure. R.C. Rocco de Campos Pereira (Speaker), Nicola Tolin (Speaker). 12 Feb 2020. Organised by the Southern Denmark University (SDU).

World Urban Forum 10: Urban Thinkers Campus – World Urban Campaign World Urban Campaign Partners and UN-Habitat WUC Secretariat. R.C. Rocco de Campos Pereira (Speaker), Igor Tempels Moreno Pessoa (Speaker), Luz Vergara d’Alençon (Speaker), Rachel Keeton (Speaker) 12 Feb 2020. Organised by the World Urban Campaign (WUC) and partners.

World Urban Forum 10 Training Event: The Spatial Justice of Slum Upgrading Strategies: frameworks for social sustainability. R.C. Rocco de Campos Pereira (Speaker), Rachel Keeton (Speaker), Igor Tempels Moreno Pessoa (Speaker), Luz Vergara d’Alençon (Speaker), Claudio Acioly Jr. (Speaker). 11 Feb 2020. Organised by the Chair of Spatial Planning and Strategy, Urbanism, TU Delft.

World Urban Forum 10: Universities Round Table. R.C. Rocco de Campos Pereira (Speaker). 11 Feb 2020. Organised by UN-Habitat UNI Initiative.

World Urban Forum 10: Implementing the Urban Agenda – The role of the digital transformation and financing mechanisms. R.C. Rocco de Campos Pereira (Speaker), Ayse Asya (Speaker). 10 Feb 2020. Organised by the Union for the Mediterranean.

UN-Habitat UNI initiative: Universities Booth at WUF 10. R.C. Rocco de Campos Pereira (Speaker), Rachel Keeton (Speaker), Igor Tempels Moreno Pessoa (Speaker), Luz Vergara d’Alençon (Speaker). 9 Feb 2020 → 10 Feb 2020. Organised by UN-Habitat UNI Initiative.

Specialising Master “Design for Development: Architecture, Urban Planning and Heritage in the Global South“, Politecnico di Milano. Lecture “Concepts of Spatial Justice & Implications for the Global South”, POLIMI, 24 SEPT 2019. room CS02.5 in via Durando 3A, Bovisa Campus, 14:00-16:00.

BLOXHUB Summer School on Urban Resilience (12-19 September 2019). BLOXHUB/ University of Southern Denmark/ Aalborg University. Copenhagen, Denmark. Lecture: The Spatial Justice of Socio-Technical Transitions.

Values for the Built Environment, Introduction to Values and Diversity, Opening of the ABE Master tracks. Thursday August 29 2019, 9:00-12:30, TU Delft Auditorium AULA.

AESOP Congress of Association of European School of Planning, 9-13 July, IUAV, Venice. https://www.aesop2019.euThe complex nexus between public institutions and informality“, round table organised by Francesco Chiodelli (Gran Sasso Science Institute), with Stefano Moroni, Rachelle Alterman, Willem Salet and Alessandro Coppola.

“Planning for the City We Need” First meeting of the Union for the Mediterranean, UfM Thematic Working Group on Urban Regeneration, 18 – 19 June 2019, Room 2C, Albert Borschette Congress Center, Rue Froissart 36, Brussels, Belgium. 

“What do we talk about when we talk about informality”, Seminar USES & SPACES, Université Catholique de Louvain à Bruxelles, 26 April 2019,

Feltrinelli Foundation, Milan, 4 April, 2019.”Formality/ Informality. How to take advantage of bottom-up and co-produced cities?” Visit the website of the event HERE. Event organised by Paola Piscitelli (F. Feltrinelli) and Alessandro Frigerio (Politecnico di Milano).

Brazilië avond met de JSA en JDPublic · Hosted by Jonge Socialisten Amsterdam and Jonge Democraten.  Teatro Munganga, Amsterdam. Presentation on the Rise of Far Right and Urbanisation in Brazil.  THU 28 FEB, 2019. 19:00-22:00.

Course Brazil for Dutch teachers, Ruppert Building, Uithof, University of Utrecht, Tuesday 11 December 2018.

BOUWKUNDE TU Delft AFRICA DAY , NOV 20 2018 Africa Day 2018, Hosted by African Perspectives +12 Tuesday, 20 November 2018 from 09:30-16:30 UTC+01, Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment TU Delft, Julianalaan 134, 2628 BL Delft

LANDaC International Land Conference Land Governance for Equitable and Sustainable Development30 June – 1 July 2016, Muntgebouw, Utrecht, the Netherlands.

Salzburg Congress for Urban Planning and Development (SCUPAD), May 12 – 15, 2016, Cities Beyond Tools: Confronting Poverty & Climate Change, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia  and SCUPAD Student Workshop, May 16-20, 2016.

New Urban Languages: Re-imaging the city after the knowledge-based turn (Milan June 2013). Lecture: What is Governance and why it is important for urban planning and designing”.

International Conference on River Basin Planning and Management (Taipei, May 2013), New Taipei City Hall, Discussant to information and management project devised by NCKU for the government of Taiwan.

iCities International Forum on Innovative Planning (Tainan, May 2013), National Cheng-Kung University at Tainan (Taiwan): “Operating Sustainability: Teaching Sustainability on Planning Education”: Title of speech: Integrating Sustainability into Planning Education from an International Perspective. Presentation available at:

International Conference on Urban Development (Prague, May 2013), organised by cabinet of the mayor of Prague and the Stavebni Forum. Lecture: “The emergence of regional governance”. Lecture available at

44th SCUPAD Salzburg Congress on Urban Planning and Development (Salzburg, May, 2012), “Front page Planning: Before and After Major Events, Disasters, and Social Unrest” Lecture: “Rio Olympic Legacy: Missed Opportunities”. Presentation available at:

iCities International Forum on Innovative Planning (Tainan, October 2012) National Cheng-Kung University at Tainan (Taiwan): “Globalisation and Planning Education”. Lecture ”Teaching for Urbanism: A didactical experience in a newly academicized area”. Presentation available at:

International Seminar “From Creative Cities to Urban Creativity: Economy, Culture and Governance in the Contemporary City” (Lisbon, December 2009), Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon.Lecture: “Cultural Policies for the Dual City: Culture, Territory and Citizenship in Sao Paulo”. Presentation available at:

IV Projetar 2009: Design as Research: Teaching, Research and Practice (Sao Paulo, October 2009), Mackenzie Presbyterian University of Sao Paulo, Lecture: “A pedagogical proposal in an area of epistemological uncertainty”

37th SCUPAD Salzburg Congress for Urban Planning and Development (Salzburg, May 2006). “Rapidly Expanding Cities in an Urbanising World”. Lecture: “Building a South American Metropolis: Issues of Development in Sao Paulo, Brazil”. Presentation available at