ISUF - International Seminar on Urban Form

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ISUF is the international organization of urban form for researchers and practitioners. It was inaugurated in 1994, bringing together urban morphologists worldwide. It seeks to advance research and practice in fields concerned with the built environment. Members are drawn from several disciplines, including architecture, geography, history, sociology and town planning.

ISUF organizes conferences, publishes the journal Urban Morphology and provides an international framework for communication between members.

ISUF 2017 (the 24th International Seminar on Urban Form) will take place on 27-29 September 2017 in Valencia, Spain. The general theme of the conference is ‘City and territory in the globalization age’. Further information can be found on the conference website.

Urban Morphology volume 20.2 (October 2016) is now available for institutional subscribers in journal online. Volume 21.1 of the journal will be published in April 2017.

Join ISUF and subscribe to the journal Urban Morphology - take a look through the journal contents and article abstracts in the publicly accessible part of 'journal online'. Membership is £25 (£50 for institutions) - membership information and application forms.