Dr Robert Rogerson

Depute Director Inst For Future Cities

Institute for Future Cities


The future of the city centre : urbanisation, transformation and resilience - a tale of two Newcastle cities
Rogerson Robert J, Giddings Bob
Urban Studies Vol 58, pp. 1967-1982 (2021)
Compacting the city centre : densification in two Newcastles
Rogerson Robert, Giddings Bob
Buildings & Cities Vol 2, pp. 185-202 (2021)
Using major events to increase social connections : the case of the Glasgow 2014 Host City Volunteer programme
Rogerson Robert J, Nicholson Rafaelle, Reid Fiona, Sly Bridget
Journal of Policy Research in Tourism, Leisure and Events (2019)
Creating an event volunteering legacy : the 2014 Host City Volunteer initiative
Rogerson Robert, Reid Fiona, Nicholson Rafaelle
Event Management (2019)
That's all very well in practice, but what about the theory? The case of Glasgow Life, Scotland
O'Neill Mark, Rogerson Robert
Managing Organisational Success in the Arts (2018) (2018)
Three years on - the impact of being a Host City Volunteer at the 2014 Commonwealth Games
Rogerson Robert, Reid Fiona, Sly Bridget, Nicholson Raf

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Professional activities

Future cities and updating our aging infrastructure
Connected Places Catapault (External organisation)
Social Innovation Systems for Building Resilient Communities
Scottish Centre for Regeneration (External organisation)
Scottish Qualifications Authority (External organisation)
Town Planning Review (Journal)
Guest editor

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Developing Smart Cities in India
Bellingham, Richard (Principal Investigator) Beverland, Iain (Co-investigator) Ferguson, Neil (Co-investigator) Riccardi, Annalisa (Co-investigator) Rogerson, Robert (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2019 - 31-Jan-2020
SFC GCRF Pump Priming - Cleaner Air for Kolkata
Bellingham, Richard (Principal Investigator) Beverland, Iain (Co-investigator) Ferguson, Neil (Co-investigator) Kelly, Nicolas (Co-investigator) Macdonald, Malcolm (Co-investigator) Rogerson, Robert (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2018 - 31-Jan-2019
GCRF Pump Priming Re-Enterprising the 'Forgotten Villages of Greater Cairo'
Nicolopoulou, Katerina (Principal Investigator) Christine Samy Aziz Habib, C (Co-investigator) Drakopoulou Dodd, Sarah (Co-investigator) Salama, Ashraf (Co-investigator) Rogerson, Robert (Co-investigator)
Re-enterprising the ‘Forgotten Villages of Greater Cairo’. The project explores women's micro and social entrepreneurship within challenged and marginalised informal settlements in Greater Cairo, as a potential solution to tackle challenges of sustainable water resources for these communities using a holistic framework of entrepreneurship, architecture, urban planning and social innovation.
01-Jan-2018 - 31-Jan-2019
Research Networking bid - Future of the City Centre
Rogerson, Robert (Principal Investigator)
01-Jan-2018 - 31-Jan-2020
Using digital government to build citizen trust and address inequalities
Rogerson, Robert (Principal Investigator)
20-Jan-2018 - 19-Jan-2019
Inclusive tourism in the city: how urban tourism can benefit marginalised and vulnerable communities
Baum, Thomas (Principal Investigator) Tomazos, Konstantinos (Co-investigator) Rogerson, Robert (Co-investigator) Vermeylen, Saskia (Co-investigator) Dimitrijevic, Branka (Co-investigator) Horgan, Donagh (Co-investigator)
Multi-disciplinary research-informing workshop, funded through the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) in collaboration with the University of the Philippines Diliman to engage with tourism from a social and economic inclusion perspective in the context of the contemporary city. Involved engagement with this theme from multiple perspectives including gender, economic, employment, human rights, urban planning, architecture, law and anthropology.
01-Jan-2018 - 31-Jan-2018

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Institute for Future Cities
Technology Innovation Centre

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