Innovative, Sustainable and Equitable Solutions: World Town Planning Day 2023

Wednesday, November 8, 2023 - 10:00 to 11:15

On World Town Planning Day, on 8 November every year, planners and communities all over the world come together to celebrate how good planning improves the lives of people and benefits society at large, creating places where to live, work and play together.
Argentinian professor Carlos María della Paolera started World Town Planning Day in Buenos Aires in 1949.
This year’s theme is Learn Globally, Apply Locally, and will focus on the value of learning from planning and planning cultures globally, fostering innovative, sustainable, and equitable solutions to address global challenges.
The IPI invite you to join their FREE webinar from 10:00 to 11:15 where speakers will consider a number of Innovative, Sustainable and Equitable planning solutions in Ireland.


  • Claragh Mulhern, Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage
  • Sinéad O’Donoghue, Land Development Agency – From Depots to Duplexes – Reimagining Public Land
  • Dr Carla Kayanan, Maynooth University – The Irish Planning Data Ecosystem

Click here  to book. More details of this event will be released shortly. You can keep up to date by visiting