Lecture: Philipp Rode – Frontiers of City Governance


07.12.2017, 18.30h

Oxford Circus Foto: Stefan Wermuth

Philipp Rode will speak on the Topic ‘Frontiers of City Governance’ at Oskar-von-Miller Forum. As researcher, consultant and advisor he has been directing interdisciplinary projects comprising urban governance, transport, city planning and urban design at the LSE since 2003.

The focus of his current work is on institutional structures and governance capacities of cities and on sustainable urban development, transport and mobility. He is co-directing the cities workstream of the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate and has co-led the United Nations Habitat III Policy Unit on Urban Governance. He has previously led the coordination of the chapters on Green Cities and Green Buildings for the United Nations Environment Programme’s Green Economy Report.

Philipp Rode is Executive Director of LSE Cities and Associate Professorial Research Fellow at the London School of Economics and Political Science and co-director of the LSE Executive MSc in Cities and co-convenes the LSE Sociology Course on ‘City Making: The Politics of Urban Form’. 


07.12.2017, 18.30h 

Oskar von Miller Forum
Oskar-von-Miller-Ring 25
80333 München