In the spring of 2015 the University Foundation and "la Fondation pour l’environnement urbain Pierre Laconte" organized a first cycle of lunch debates on the theme «A World of Cities» for the members of the Foundation and also for a broader public (faculties, economic, social and cultural organisations, ...).
This initiative and this collaboration was continued in the autumn of 2015 with a new cycle of three lunch debates with a broader scope. The same in the spring of 2016.
In the automn of 2016 a fourth series of three lunch debates is organized.
- Monday October 3, 2016 at 12.15 pm "Land use, population density and life quality in urbanized Belgium : an agenda for action".
- Thursday November 24, 2016 at 12.15 pm "Cities as consumers of the environment - a global management exercise".
- Friday December 2, 2016 at 12.15 pm. "The quality of the landscapes and the quality of the urban and rural environment".
For further information please see the Dutch or the French section of the web site.