Presenting and considering Mobilities Futures

On Monday (April 20) we are heading towards Chicago for the Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting. Malene and Sven will be facilitation two sessions with the title ‘Future Mobilities – Methodological and theoretical considerations’ on April 22nd. Previously we have written about the two sessions; check it out here.



4/22/2015, from 8:00 AM – 9:40 AM in Grand C/D North, Hyatt, East Tower, Gold Level.

Malene Freudendal-Pedersen will chair this session.



8:00 AM Sven Kesselring (Aalborg University) and  Malene Freudendal-Pedersen (Roskilde University)

Abstract Title: Mobilities Futures and the City


8:20 AM   Mimi Sheller (Drexel University) and John Urry (Lancaster University)

Abstract Title: The future of the new mobilities paradigm: ten years on


8:40 AM Katrine Hartmann-Petersen (Roskilde University)

Abstract Title: Creating co-dependent mobilities planning?


9:00 AM   Sharon Wilson (University of Sunderland)

Abstract Title: Auto-ethnographic experimentation and mobile fieldwork as an emotional and moral dilemma.


9:20 AM   Discussant: Lauren Wagner (Wageningen University)

9:30 AM   Discussant: Alan Latham (University College London)




4/22/2015, from 10:00 AM – 11:40 AM in Grand C/D North, Hyatt, East Tower, Gold Level.

Sven Kesselring will chair this session.



10:00 AM   Eva Fraedrich (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin) and Barbara Lenz (German Aerospace Center)

Abstract Title: Traveling in an automated car – expectations and objections


10:20 AM   Morten Skou Nicolaisen (Aalborg University)

Abstract Title: When foxes get trapped by hedgehogs: the implications of inaccurate forecasts for mobility planning


10:40 AM   Alexandre Rigal and Jade Rudler (both Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne)

Abstract Title: Towards a Post-Car World, How (not) to experience the future of car mobility


11:00 AM   Jade Rudler (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne)

Abstract Title: Architecture and potential affordances for futures without car use


11:20 AM   Emmy Laura Perez Fjalland (Roskilde University)

Abstract Title: Urban Sharing Culture

If you are in Chicago, we hope to see you there!

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