“What do we talk about when we talk about informality”, Seminar USES & SPACES, Université Catholique de Louvain à Bruxelles, 26 April 2019, https://uclouvain.be/fr/chercher/loci-r/uses-spaces.html
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 oprganised 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 Development, 30 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: http://issuu.com/robertorocco/docs/regional_networked_governance
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 http://www.stavebni-forum.cz/summit2013/en/index.php?url=program
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: http://issuu.com/robertorocco/docs/rio_olympics/1
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: http://www.slideshare.net/robrocco/teaching-for-urbanism-a-didactical-experience-at-tu-delft
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: http://www.slideshare.net/robrocco/cultural-policies-for-the-dual-city-culture-territory-and-citizenship-in-sao-paulo
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 http://www.slideshare.net/robrocco/buiding-a-south-american-metropolis