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Defining the Terrains of Regional Infrastructure

  •   September 25, 2019 - September 27, 2019

Jean-Paul Addie, Georgia State University, USA, Jen Nelles, Hunter College CUNY, USA Michael Glass, University of Pittsburgh, USA These special sessions will formally launch the RSA Research Network on Infrastructural Regionalisms (NOIR). Analyzing regions through infrastructure provides a novel perspective on the regional question […]

Evaluating social and environmental safeguard capacity building in the Pacific: In search of evidence at Asian Development Bank

  •   September 27, 2019 - September 27, 2019

Join Us for a Lunchtime Talk about Social Safeguarding and Development Careers with ARI PERDANA 11:30am – 1pm – Presentation of the report, Q&A 1-2pm – Q&A session for students interested in development careers The session will discuss several key […]

2019 RSA North America Conference, Montréal, Canada

  •   September 25, 2019 - September 27, 2019

To join the discussion, please use #RSAMONTREAL Registration still open Innovation is seen as a way of responding to climate change, social inequalities, economic challenges, the provision of services and the building of infrastructure. Yet it can also be seen […]

2019 Latin America Division Conference, Bogotá, Colombia

  •   September 30, 2019 - October 1, 2019

To join the conversation, please use #RSALatinAmerica Important deadlines: Extended Abstract submission deadline: 25th June 2019 Bursary Application deadline: 21st June 2019 Much of our understanding of local economic development is based on large urban agglomerations as nodes of innovation and […]

17th European Week of Regions and Cities, Brussels, Belgium

  •   October 6, 2019 - October 10, 2019

BACKGROUND  The European Week of Regions and Cities is an annual four-day event during which cities and regions showcase their capacity to create growth and jobs, implement European Union Cohesion Policy, and demonstrate the importance of the local and regional […]

17th European Week of Regions and Cities, Brussels, Belgium

  •   October 7, 2019 - October 10, 2019

As in previous years the RSA is taking a lead in partnering with the European Commission and European Committee of the Regions in organising the #EURegionsWeek UNIVERSITY sessions and a Master Class on EU Cohesion Policy held for PhD students and […]

2019 Student and Early Career Conference, Lincoln, UK

  •   October 31, 2019 - November 1, 2019

Video Presentations submitted by – 1st October 2019 Registration open   To join the conversation use #RSAEC This conference will give PhD students and early career researchers (within 5 years after finishing a PhD) the opportunity to network, collaborate and […]

3rd Networking Workshop for Early and Mid-Career Women in Regional Studies and Regional Science

  •   November 13, 2019 - November 13, 2019

The post PhD period can include challenges and uncertainties around roles, locations, contracts and funding. This time of life also frequently coincides with personal change such as relationship change, family planning, buying of first homes, moving abroad and increased levels […]

2019 President’s Event, London, UK

  •   November 14, 2019 - November 14, 2019

We invite you to join us for dinner and our Annual Awards Ceremony to celebrate contributions to the field, both at personal and institutional levels. The President’s Event will be held on the evening of  14th November from 19.30pm Holiday Inn […]

2019 RSA Russia Division Workshop, Yekaterinburg, Russia

  •   November 15, 2019 - November 15, 2019

Abstract submission deadline extended until – 30th September 2019 The RSA Russia Division’s Workshop will be held as part of the XIV conference “Russian Regions in the Focus of Changes” which will take place between 14th -16th November 2019, in […]

2019 RSA Winter Conference, London, UK

  •   November 14, 2019 - November 15, 2019

To join the conversation, please use #RSAWinter Important deadlines: Extended abstract submission: 2nd September 2019 Abstract acceptance confirmation: 2nd September 2019 Registration opens: 3rd September 2019 We live in turbulent times, but when has this not been the case? The history […]

Building administrative capacities for Cohesion Policy

  •   November 21, 2019 - November 22, 2019

Call for papers DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS: 30 September 2019 There is a wide body of research that emphasises the importance of institutions for effective regional development. Part of this research has focused specifically on the role of administrative […]

Network Approaches to Polycentric Urban Development

  •   December 14, 2019 - December 15, 2019

This workshop aims to explore the intersections between two related bodies of literature: polycentric urban regions (PURs) and network approaches to the analysis of regional urban systems. A key rationale for the RSA Research Network is that PURs have become […]

2020 RSA Annual Conference, Ljubljana, Slovenia

  •   June 17, 2020 - June 20, 2020

Special Session proposal submission: 17th January 2020 Abstract submission deadline: 31st January 2020 Registration will open on 15th February 2020 The Regional Studies Association’s Annual Conference 2020 #RSA20 will be our largest knowledge exchange and networking gathering to date. It […]

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