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City & Retail :: urban, suburban, virtual

Framework. The conference “City & Retail :: urban, suburban, virtual” (German/English) invites researchers on the 27th and 28th of November in 2014 to the University of Leipzig, Germany.

Background. The seminar focuses on growing importance of e-commerce within retail and consequences for space, city and retail itself on different scales. In this context, e-commerce is considered to be a revolutionary challenge and is discussed to alter existing structures fundamentally.

Addressee. In order to cope with the complexity of the object of research, the call is interdisciplinary. Among other disciplines, Architecture, Urban Design, Urban Management, Economic Sciences, Real Estate Industry, Geography, Logistics, and Transportation Science are addressed. Apart from scientists, students can participate.