Urbandata

Contact

Linda Gallet

Purpose

Urbandata was created on August 21, 1995, and is the fruit of many years of cooperation between Germany, Spain, France, Great Britain and Italy. It groups together the main bodies specialized in the collection and the circulation of the information on Development, Housing, Architecture, Urban Engineering, Urban Planning, Transport, Urban Sociology and the Environment.

Running

President: Valérie Mancret-Taylor (Urbamet - France)
Vice-President: Susanne Plagemann (Difu - Germany)
Secretary: Teresa Abejon (CSIC - Spain)
Deputy Secretary: Pierre Picotti (Archinet - Italy)
Treasurer: Emmanuel Raoul (Urbamet - France)

Missions

The purpose of Urbandata is to support:

  • the circulation of technical and cultural scientific information, in particular through networks (Internet...),
  • training, co-operation and exchanges between the members,
  • the development of its projects and actions through the relationships with the national, European and international institutions.

Action

Urbandata is carrying out Urbadoc which includes more than 1,000,000 references of documents on the 5 Member States, but also on the world major metropolises and the developing countries.

Network

  • URBAMET
    c/o Institut d'aménagement et d'urbanisme de la région Île-de-France (IAU îdF - DNCT)
    15, rue Falguière - 75740 Paris cedex 15 FRANCE
    Linda Gallet Phone : +33 1 77 49 79 66
    c/o Ministère de l'Équipement, des Transports et du Logement
    Direction générale de l'Urbanisme de l'Habitat et de la Construction
    Centre de Documentation de l'Urbanisme
    (CDU)
    Arche de la Défense - 92055 Paris la Défense cedex 04 FRANCE
  • Annie Marcheix Phone : +33 1 40 81 15 64
    www.urbamet.com
  • DEUTSCHES INSTITUT FUR URBANISTIK
    Kommunalwissenschaftliches Informationszentrum
    Strasse des 17 Juni, 112 - D-10623 Berlin GERMANY
    Susanne Plagemann Phone : +49 30 39001-0 Fax : +49 30 39001-100
    www.difu.de
  • VATI MAGYAR REGIONALIS FEJLESZTESI ES URBANISZTIKAI KOZHASZNU TARSASAG (VATI)
    Hungarian Public Nonprofit Company for Regional Development and Town Planning
    Gellérthy UTCA 30-32 - H-1016, Budapest pf : 20 1253 HUNGARY
    Vjacseszlá Kurenkov Phone : +36 1 2792610 Fax : +36 1 2792641