CfPs: 1st Urban Science and Sustainability (USS) Conference

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

We're thrilled to invite you to the 1st International Conference on Urban Science and Sustainability (USS) happening in Xiamen, China, from December 14 to 18, 2023. This conference is co-organized by the Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences and ISIE-Sustainable Urban System section.

Why Attend USS Conference?

This conference is a hub for urban science and sustainability experts, researchers, and policy makers from around the world. It's a chance to learn, collaborate, and shape the future of our cities.


Key Info:

Location: Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Key Dates: Abstract submission by October 5, 2023

Registration: Early - bird by November 1, 2023

Keynote speakers

Prof. Karen Seto

  • Frederick C. Hixon Professor of Geography & Urbanization Science, Yale University

    Director, Hixon Center for Urban Sustainability

    Co-Director, Yale Center for Geospatial Solutions

Prof. Luis Bettencourt

Professor of Ecology and Evolution, University of Chicago

Inaugural Director, Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation

Prof. Yong-Guan Zhu

Professor of Environmental Biology

        Director-General, Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

Science Director, Institute of Urban Environment, CAS

Prof. José Lobo

Clinical Associate Professor, School of Sustainability, College of Global Futures

Senior Global Futures Scientist, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Futures Laboratory

Arizona State University

Dr. Yang Xia

Senior Editor, Nature

Prof. Guojun He

Associate Professor in Economics and Management & Strategy, Business School, The University of Hong Kong (HKU)

Director, ESG Research Institute, HKU

Associate Director, Institute of China Economy, HKU

Prof. Clive Eric Sabel

Professor in the Department of Public Health-Institute of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, Aarhus University

Prof. Eric Masanet, Professor

Professor of the Bren School of Environmental Science & Management

Mellichamp Chair of Sustainability Science for Emerging Technologies

University of California, Santa Barbara

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Contact: Dr. Yupeng Liu,