Las Vegas in Singapore

The FASS Global Urban Studies Cluster will be hosting a book launch and talk on A/P Lee Kah Wee’s book titled Las Vegas in Singapore. A/P Lee is the Associate Director of the Master of Urban Planning programme at NUS. This seminar will be held on 14 February 2019, 3-4.30PM at the Research Division Seminar Read More…

“The Travel of Iconic Architecture” Roundtable with Ola Soderstrom, Jane M. Jacobs, and Tim Simpson

Date: December 12, Monday Time: 2-4 PM Venue: AS7 Auditorium Organizers: FASS Cities Research Cluster and ARI Asian Urbanisms Cluster RSVP: to me with name, title, organization, email Refreshments: Refreshments will be provided. About the Event Urban scholars have long been interested in architecture. However, while architecture itself is a highly mobile and networked practice, Read More…

Seminar on ‘Japan’s Shrinking Regions in the 21st Century: Contemporary Responses to Depopulation and Socioeconomic Decline’ by Dr Peter Matanle

VENUE: Japanese Studies Meeting Room at AS4-03-28 TIME: 3-4:30 PM, Tuesday, November 22nd 2011 DETAILS: Japan’s population is shrinking. On current trends it will decline by an average of half a million people per year for the next forty years. The country is also getting older and the ratio of dependents to active workers is Read More…