Conference Schedule!

We have posted the full conference schedule, conference book of abstracts [PDF] and the the evening plenary information!

Please join us in welcoming Professor Faranak Miraftab, Professor Kian Goh, Professor Nabil Kamel, Professor Aaron Golub, and Professor Sy Adler for the evening of November 2nd. We look forward to an engaged discussion on radical planning and humane urbanism!

More information is in the menu links. RSVP and let us know what you think! See you in Portland.

Exciting developments!

The organizing committee for The Space of Struggle is excited to announce that the full schedule will be available by the end of September. We have over 20 speakers and presenters from across the globe and from a variety of academic disciplines. Stay tuned for additional information.

Deadline Extension!

We’ve had a great response to the CFP! The organizing committee has decided to extend the abstract submission deadline by one week to midnight on August 12, 2016. Click the 2016 CFP link for additional details or send any questions to radplan(at) We’re really looking forward to our November conference. See you there!


The Space for Struggle is a one-day, mini-conference examining the state of radical planning for scholars and practitioners. The conference will be held on November 2, 2016 on the campus of Portland State University in Portland, OR. The Space of Struggle will precede the 2016 ACSP conference. See the 2016 CFP for more information.