C12.28 Local and Regional Development

Session: Local and Regional Development: Project and Planning 2

Chairperson: Peter Baklanov

Major function oriented zone: New spatial planning approach and practices        

Fan Jie, Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences


The localized learning and local enterpreunership: Case of Latvia’s and Estonia’s borderlands comparison      

Janis Balodis, Corvinus University of Budapest, Joint European Master in Comparative Local Development


Building capacity to use GIS in local government planning: Lessons from the Uganda Local Government GIS Project

Benjamin Ofori-Amoah, Department of Geography, Western Michigan University


Importance of entrepreneurship and sales market in construction enterprises location in south-eastern Poland  

Anna Szymańska, Monika Płaziak, Department of Entrepreneurship and Spatial Management, Pedagogical University of Cracow