Registrations for Valletta 2018’s upcoming conference Living Cities, Liveable Spaces: Placemaking & Identity is closing on the 12th November. This is the fourth annual international Valletta 2018 conference, which will take place between the 22nd-24th November 2017 at the Grand Salon, National Museum of Archaeology in Valletta, Malta.
The conference explores the themes of urban development, community engagement and well-being, as well as cultural diplomacy, particularly in light of large-scale activities, such as the European Capital of Culture and other public events.
The conference boasts a diverse panel of speakers, composed of international and local academics, activists and artists, a number of which are actively contributing to the Valletta 2018 Cultural Programme through their managing of community projects. The programme also includes a number of networking activities around Valletta, including an official opening dinner at the Grandmaster’s Palace on Wednesday 22nd November and a networking activity around community spaces on Thursday 23rd November. A brass band concert will take place on Friday 24th November at La Valette Band Club. The concert, the conference’s closing event, is open to the public free of charge.