Conferences

Presentations in international conferences

February 14, 2008 Nir Mualam, Urban Design Interventions in IsraelDiscrediting the Discretion of a Local Planning Authority. Planning, Law & Property Rights (PLPR) Annual Conference. 2d symposium, Warsaw, Poland. 2008.
February 13, 2009 Nir Mualam, Beauty or social identity and stability? Rationales in debating historic preservation in Israeli courts. Planning, Law & Property Rights (PLPR) Annual Conference, 3d symposium. Aalborg, Denmark. 2009.
February 10, 2010 Nir Mualam & Rachelle Alterman, Preserving absentee heritage: The case of Sarona. Planning, Law & Property Rights (PLPR) Annual Conference. Dortmund Technical University, Germany.
February 10, 2012 Nir Mualam & Rachelle Alterman Conflicts over Built Heritage: A Cross-National Analysis of Appeal Tribunals. Planning, Law & Property Rights (PLPR) Annual Conference: Rights, Responsibilities and Equity in Land Use Planning. Ulster University, Belfast, Northern Ireland.
February 13, 2013 Nir Mualam, The Land Use Board of Appeals: A Comparative View. Planning, Law & Property Rights (PLPR) Annual Conference: Property Rights and A Changing Economy. Portland State University, Portland, Oregon.
February 25, 2015 Nir Mualam, Rent Control- A Comparative Analysis. Planning, Law & Property Rights (PLPR) Annual Conference. Department of Planning, Thessaly University, Volos, Greece.
February 19, 2016 Martin Sybblis & Nir Mualam, From Progressive Property to the Progressive City: How Legal Conceptions of Property Can Contribute Toward Just and Inclusive City. Planning, Law & Property Rights (PLPR) Annual Conference, Bern University, Switzerland.

Rebecca Leshinsky, Nir Mualam, & Jane Simpson, Statutory instrumentality and property valuation for ageing multi-title heritage buildings. Reciprocal learning: Tel Aviv and Melbourne. Planning, Law & Property Rights Conference, Bern University, Switzerland.

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October 17, 2017

 Nir Mualam, Social Dilemmas in Built Heritage Policy. Planning, Law & Property Rights (PLPR) Annual Conference. Hong Kong University, China.

Demetrio Munoz Gielen & Nir Mualam, Comparison of German, Spanish, and Israeli Land Readjustment Regulations from the Point of View of their Effectiveness in Capturing Land Value Increase. Planning, Law & Property Rights (PLPR) Annual Conference Hong Kong University, China.

Nir Mualam, Geddes Resurrected. American Collegiate Schools of Planning annual conference: ‘Cities, Regions, and Growth’. Denver, USA.

February 21, 2018 Nir Mualam, Rebecca Leshinsky, and Branislav Antonic, Maintenance of Multi-Title Residential Buildings: A Cross-national Analysis of Serbia, Israel and Victoria (Australia). Planning, Law & Property Rights (PLPR) Annual Conference. Novi Sad University, Serbia.
October 11, 2018 Nir Mualam, Supertankers and Housing. Tenancy Law Conference (TENLAW). Valetta, Malta.
July 11,
2019
Talia Margalit & Nir Mualam, Selective Rescaling, Inequality, and Popular Growth Coalitions: The Israeli National Plan for Earthquake Preparedness. AESOP annual conference: ‘Planning for Transition’. Venice, Italy.
July 11,
2019
Eynat Mendelson-Shwartz* & Nir Mualam, Governing Murals: A Conceptual Framework for Comparing Mural Policies. AESOP annual conference: ‘Planning for Transition’. Venice, Italy.
February 20, 2020 Nir Mualam. The Supertanker Model. Planning, Law & Property Rights (PLPR) Annual Conference. Usti Nad Labem, Czech Republic.
January 21, 2021 Eynat Mendelson Shwartz & Nir Mualam How Much Control Do Cities Want over their Public Spaces?. European Sociological Association, IV Midterm Conference.. Online Conference.
February 9, 2021 Talia Margalit & Nir Mualam, Selective Rescaling, Inequality and Popular Growth Coalitions: The Case of the Israeli National Plan for Earthquake Preparedness. PLPR Online Series.

Presentations in conferences (in Israel)

February 14, 2014 Nir Mualam, Historic Preservation, Economic Incentives, and Politics- The Israeli Prism. Planning, Law & Property Rights (PLPR) Annual Conference. Technion Faculty of Architecture & Town Planning. Haifa, Israel.
Dec. 22,
2016
Nir Mualam, The Relationship Between Antiquities Law, and the Planning & Building Act. The Third Israeli Conference on Heritage Preservation, The Technion: Haifa.
June 19,
2017
Nir Mualam, Heritage Protection and Conflict: Discovering the Complexity of Historic Preservation Through Appeal Decisions. Gazit-Globe Real Estate International Conference: ‘Measuring the Effectiveness of Real Estate Regulation: Interdisciplinary Perspectives’. Hertzliya Israel.

Invited Talks / Excursions (International forums)

May 26,
2014.
By invitation of the Heinrich Boll Foundation: Study Tour on Conservation, Urban Renewal, and Participatory Urban Development. Berlin, May 26-29, 2014. The study tour’s objective was to exchange information and experiences between the Israeli and German experts.
September 24, 2019 Legal Aspects of Heritage Protection in Tel Aviv. Liebling Haus, Gerda Henkel Stiftung & Zeit Stiftung workshop and Summer School, “History Takes Place-Dynamics of Urban Change”. Tel Aviv, Israel.
October 29, 2020 [Keynote] Nir Mualam Maintenance and management of residential buildings: Technology and its impact on condominium living. 7th International Academic Conference on Places and Technologies, Belgrade, Serbia [Online].

Invited talks (in Israel)

April
2008
The link between environmental law and planning law. Israel Bar training course. Tel Aviv, April 2008.
June 30,
2009
Developer agreements and obligations. Israeli Bar Association. Bar Ilan University, June 2009.
December 6, 2011 Design Review and Design Annexes. Institute of Urban & Regional Studies. Hebrew University, Jerusalem, December 2011.
February 20, 2014 Participation in Experts’ panel on Rent Control. Israel’s Planners Association Conference, Hebrew University. Jerusalem, February 2014
April 1,
2014
The Rental Market: Time for Reevaluation? the Association of Legal Counsels to Municipal Authorities. The Dead Sea, April 2014.
April 9,
2014
Rent Control in Local Government- A New Agenda. Tel Aviv’s City Department of Construction and Finance. Tel Aviv, April 2014.
May 13,
2014
The new comprehensive plan for the City of Tel Aviv-Jaffa (Plan 5000); Invited talk and panel member. The third Planning and Building conference. Tel Aviv, Israel.
June 22,
2015
Affordable Housing: A Global View. the Municipality of Petach Tikva.  Petach Tikva, Israel.
July 8,
2015
Recent statutory reforms in the field of land use planning in Israel.

The Society of Protection of Nature in Israel, and Israel’s Planning Association conference on “Amendment 101”.  Tel Aviv, Israel.

August 11,
2015
Statutory tools for dealing with the housing crisis. Center for Urban and Regional Studies and the Ministry of Finance. Technion, Haifa.

[Roundtable workshop with the Ministry of Finance representatives in which I gave a short presentation to the Minister of Finance and his colleagues].
November 12, 2015 Affordable Housing in Israel and Abroad: A comparative View. the Forum of Israeli City Planners (פורום מהנדסי ערים). Ramat Gan, November 2015.
November 18, 2015 Urban regeneration tools in Berlin and Tel Aviv, Invited Talk and panel member. The Akko Convention on Urbanism, Akko, Israel.
March 20,
2016
The proposed 2016 amendments in Israeli legislation pertaining to urban regeneration. District (Regional) Planning Commission of Haifa, March 2016.
December 7, 2016 The Impact of Regulation on Public Spaces. The Institute of Urban & Regional Studies. Hebrew University, Jerusalem Dec. 2016.
November 1, 2017 Recent Changes in Israeli Planning and Building Legislation. Tel Aviv’s City Planning Department, Tel Aviv; November 2017.
February 15, 2018. Forever Young? The challenges of maintaining high-rise multi-title buildings. By invitation of Israel’s chief planner (head of the planning administration). Tel Aviv, Israel. 2018.
March 15,
2018
High Rise Planning in Israel. Plenary/Chair. Israel Planners Association. Jerusalem, 2018.
October 23, 2018 Moot Court: Examining Anonymous Land Use Plans. Israel’s Planners Association. Tel Aviv, Helena Rubinstein Museum, Israel. October 2018.
November 20, 2018 High Rise Buildings in Israel: Proposals for new Policies. Invited to participate in an experts’ panel on high rise construction. By invitation of the Elrov institute of Real Estate, Tel Aviv University. 2018.
January 15, 2019 High Rise Construction and new Challenges of Maintaining Residential Towers: Invited to participate in a Ministry of Housing panel on high rise construction. Doron House, Ramat Gan. 2019.
January 29, 2019 The Maintenance of High Rise Condominiums in Israel. By invitation of Israel’s Local Government Federation. Ha’arbaa St. Tel Aviv. 2019.
February 27, 2019 Muni-Expo Panel of Experts on High Rise living. By invitation of Israel’s ‘FORUM 15’- The Forum of independent local governments in Israel. Tel Aviv. 2019.
May 28,
2019
Living Vertically in Israel: Future Visions, High Rise Living, and Urban Renewal. By invitation of Hebrew University: Annual conference of Alumni in the fields of Philosophy, Economics, and Political Science. Jerusalem. 2019.
June 6,
2019
Vertical Allocations: Legal and Economic Aspects. Technion workshop for the Israeli Planning Administration senior officials. Haifa, 2019.
September 24, 2019 Legal Aspects of Heritage Protection in Tel Aviv. Liebling Haus, Gerda Henkel Stiftung & Zeit Stiftung workshop and Summer School, “History Takes Place-Dynamics of Urban Change”. Tel Aviv, 2019.
December 11, 2019 The future of the Israeli City. By invitation of the Israeli Chief Ombudsman. Tel Aviv, 2019.
January 14, 2020 Vertical Allocations. By invitation of the Israeli United Architects Association. Ramat Gan, 2020.
June 6,
2020
Legal Aspects of mixing together public amenities and residential functions. By invitation of the Israeli United Architects Association. Zoom Conference, 2020.