Establishing the Connection: Spatial Strategy and Cross-Border Collaboration

Seminar paper presented to a Mapping Frontiers workshop held in Derry in October 2005 of the thinking behind a collaborative approach to spatial planning and the work to date in this area undertaken by ICLRD.

By Neale Blair, Brendan Bartley, John Driscoll

ICBAN: Cross-border Transportation Planning

The purpose of the study was to assist the Irish Central Border Area Network (ICBAN) to examine border regional transport infrastructure in the context of strategic spatial planning.

Exploring the Economic and Social Implications of the National Spatial Strategy

Athlone, Co. Meath
15 April 2005

The seminar was organised jointly by the Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT) and the National University of Ireland, Maynooth (NUIM). The objective was to present and discuss spatial strategies from European, national, regional and local perspectives, with particular reference to economic and social aspects.