Boom Cities: Urban Development in the Arabian Peninsula
WHENDecember 3-4, 2012 9am - 5pmWHERE
NYUAD Downtown Campus, Abu Dhabi
WHONYU Abu Dhabi InstituteOpen to the Public
See December 3 for companion evening event
Cities in the Arabian Peninsula are at the intersection of global energy markets, local and regional politics, international investment, religious networks, and labor migrations. This conference convenes international specialists of urban studies to map the latest evolutions in the field.
Claire BeaugrandPostdoctoral Research Fellow, Institut Français du Proche-Orient, Beirut
Amélie Le RenardResearch Fellow, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, France
Pascal MenoretAssistant Professor of Arab Crossroads Studies, NYUAD
Roman StadnickiHead of Urban Studies Department, Centre d'Études et de Documentation Économiques, Juridiques et Sociales, Cairo
Papers prepared for and presented at this conference will be published in the Fall 2013 volume of Arabian Humanities, an international journal of Archaeology and Social Sciences in the Arabian Peninsula published by The French Centre in Sana’a for Archaeology and Social Sciences (CEFAS).
Amélie Le Renard, Research Fellow, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, France
Pascal Menoret, Assistant Professor, NYUAD
Claire Beaugrand, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Institut Français du Proche-Orient, Beirut
Roman Stadnicki, Head of Urban Studies Department, Centre d'Études et de Documentation Économiques, Juridiques et Sociales, Cairo
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