15th AESOP Young Academics Conference
29 March - 02 April 2021
POLIS University
Tirana, Albania


The conference  will contain a diverse array of activities, as follows:

  • 3 plenary sessions
  • 7 track sessions moderated by key planning experts and YA team members
  • 2 thematic workshops on resilience issues in specific territories in Albania (one of which will be hosted by the National Planning Agency)
  • 1 methodological workshop on research 
  • 1 roundtable 
  • A new Expert - Clinic / an individual chit-chat with a chosen expert on the research topic
  • 1 field visit in Tirana to observe urban phenomena (both live and virtual)
  • The best paper prize event
  • An innovative gaming process with representatives of University of Hull, UK and J. E. Purkyne University