2024 PLaCE International Symposium | Distinctive Investigations of Place


Bringing together a community of creative researchers to consider Distinctive Investigations of Place, this symposium will host several guest speakers from around the globe who will share their unusual and unique research methods in their place-based investigations. 

Hosted on the University of Dundee campus, interested researchers are invited to attend this free hybrid symposium in person or online. The symposium will run from 2-5pm GMT, in Room 5016 of the Matthew Building, followed by a reception and viewing of the accompanying Alternative Research Poster Exhibition at the LifeSpace Gallery.

Symposium Schedule 

2pm | Welcome from PLaCE Co-Directors Professor Mary Modeen + Dr Iain Biggs

2:10 | Professor Daniele Ietri + Professora Eleonora Mastropietro (Italy)

2:50 | Professor Rebecca Krinke (Minnesota, USA)

3:20 | Amanda Watson (Aotearoa/New Zealand)

3:40 | Comfort Break

3:50 | Lauren Bon (California, USA)

4:10 | Share + Discussion of the 20 selected Alternative Research Posters Exhibition works by research students

4:40 | Closing Discussion

5:00 | Reception for the exhibition of Alterative Research Posters at the LifeSpace Gallery in the Wellcome Centre, Dundee.