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2019 RSA Annual Conference, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

  •   June 5, 2019 - June 7, 2019

#RSASdC Conference Fees As a leading and impactful community, the RSA seeks to makes its conferences inclusive. Conference fees are determined by career stage and geography, as well as membership. We offer reduced conference rates for RSA members compared to non-members […]

2019 2nd Networking Workshop for Early and Mid-Career Women in Regional Studies and Science

  •   June 8, 2019 - June 8, 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 […]

Call for Papers: Davids and Goliaths: Regions in the Age of Urbanisation and Digitalisation

  •   June 17, 2019 - June 19, 2019

Regions are entities consisting of different types of places and spaces. There are cities, towns and rural areas with different potentials and challenges. Regions are also in constant flux due to versatile economic, social and cultural processes both internal and […]

Planning and Governing Polycentric Urban Regions

  •   September 2, 2019 - September 3, 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS: Planning and Governing Polycentric Urban Regions The relevance of PUR-related research has been reinforced by the fact that the concept has attracted considerable interest from policy makers and regional planners. A range of normative plans and policies have […]

2019 RSA Europe Socio-Spatial Dynamics Summer College, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy

  •   September 3, 2019 - September 6, 2019

Submission Deadline: 24th June 2019 The mobility of skilled individuals and the transitional nature of the workplace from a more permanent and stationary setting to one that is project-based and dominated by short term contracts is changing the economic landscape. In […]

2019 RSA Central and Eastern Europe Conference, Lublin, Poland

  •   September 11, 2019 - September 13, 2019

To join the conversation, please use #RSALublin Important deadlines: Special Session proposal submission: now closed, please contact katharina.buerger@regionalstudies.org Extended abstract submission deadline 11th June 2019 Best Conference Paper Competition Submission 21st August 2019 Metropolises of Central and Eastern European (CEE) […]

Global Financial Shift? Mapping a Financialized World in Transformation

  •   September 15, 2019 - September 18, 2019

The Global Network on Financial Geography (FinGeo), launched in 2015, has grown to an interdisciplinary membership of over 500 scholars and experts from over 50 countries around the world. Building on the success of several global seminars and a FinGeo […]

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 […]

2019 RSA North America Conference, Montreal, Canada

  •   September 25, 2019 - September 27, 2019

To join the discussion, please use #RSAMONTREAL Abstract submission deadline extended until 11th June 2019 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 […]

2019 Latin America Division Conference

  •   September 30, 2019 - October 1, 2019

To join the conversation, please use #RSALatinAmerica Important deadlines: Special Session proposal submission: 6th May 2019 Early Career Plenary Speaker Application (more details in the Call for Abstracts): 10th May 2019 Abstract submission deadline: 7th June 2019 Bursary Application deadline: 21st […]

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 University workshops and a Master Class on EU Cohesion Policy held for PhD students and […]

2019 Student and Early Career Conference, Lincoln, UK

  •   October 30, 2019 - November 1, 2019

Abstract submission deadline: Tuesday 10th September 2019 This conference will give PhD students and early career researchers (within 5 years after finishing a PhD) the opportunity to network, collaborate and socialise with others working in regional and urban studies, planning, […]

2019 President’s Event, London, UK

  •   November 14, 2019 - November 14, 2019

More details to follow in due course. The photos from the President’s Event 2018 are available to view on Flickr and you can access them by clicking here. The list of the RSA Awards Winners 2018 is available here.

2019 RSA Winter Conference, London, UK

  •   November 14, 2019 - November 15, 2019

To join the conversation, please use #RSAWinter Important deadlines: Early Career Plenary Speaker application: 26th April 2019 Special Session submission: 1st July 2019 Abstract submission: 19th August 2019 We live in turbulent times, but when has this not been the case? […]

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