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Regions Cities Industry Webinar: Pathways to a Green and Equitable Covid-19 Recovery

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Speakers: Professor Joan Fitzgerald, Northeastern Universtiy, USA Paul Hockenous, Journalist, Germany Dr. Rogério Studart, The New Climate Economy at the World Resources Institute, USA Open to all and free to attend, this webinar series aims to bring experts in the field of regional studies, science and policy to you. The webinar can be watched live […]

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Webinar The Reality of Teleworking: People, Firms, Places

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Open to all and free to attend, this webinar series aims to bring experts in the field of regional studies, science and policy to you. The webinar can be watched live but will also available on demand. The webinars will run live once a month and feature researcher and policymaker experts. They include time for […]

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Regions Cities Industry Webinar: Global Value Chains and Regional Recovery after Covid-19

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Global Value Chains and Foreign Direct Investment create both opportunities and challenges for cities and regions. The pandemic has deeply affected consolidated internationalisation patterns and the local impacts of these global forces. Regional recovery needs to leverage all possible opportunities offered by the new global order. This calls for a re-consideration of existing policy tools […]

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Webinar Pathways to a Green, Equitable, Covid-19 Recovery

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Open to all and free to attend, this webinar series aims to bring experts in the field of regional studies, science and policy to you. The webinar can be watched live but will also available on demand. The webinars will run live once a month and feature researcher and policymaker experts. They include time for […]

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Webinar Whatever Happened to Uneven Development? in Conversation with Professor Jamie Peck and Dr Marion Werner

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Open to all and free to attend, this webinar series aims to bring experts in the field of regional studies, science and policy to you. The webinar can be watched live but will also available on demand. The webinars will run live once a month and feature researcher and policymaker experts. They include time for […]

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Webinar Entrepreneurship and Regional Growth in the Long Run

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Entrepreneurship can promote economic performance in a variety of ways, short-term and in the longer run. A key finding of recent empirical studies is that high regional levels of entrepreneurship in terms of self-employment and new business formation tend to be rather persistent and can last for decades or even more than a century. A […]

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Geopolitics in an Anthropocene and Pandemic Era: In conversation with Professor Simon Dalby

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Open to all and free to attend, this webinar series aims to bring experts in the field of regional studies, science and policy to you. The webinar can be watched live but will also available on demand. The webinars will run live once a month and feature researcher and policymaker experts. They include time for […]

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Webinar Global Pandemics, COVID-19 and the Small Business Economy: Regional Implications of the Economic Meltdown Speakers

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Open to all and free to attend, this webinar series aims to bring experts in the field of regional studies, science and policy to you. The webinar can be watched live but will also available on demand. The webinars will run live once a month and feature researcher and policymaker experts. They include time for […]

Webinar “Nothing new under the sun” How the past informs today’s policy responses: Crisis and (missed) opportunities Speakers

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We are pleased to announce the second in our plenary webinar series that should have taken place at our face to face events. “Nothing new under the sun” How the past informs today’s policy responses: Crisis and (missed) opportunities Presentations and discussions in this webinar will analyse how history has shaped arguments in regional development […]

Webinar: Regional Studies Annual Lecture Speakers

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We are pleased to announce the first in our new series of monthly webinars. In light of the ongoing global situation with coronavirus, we wanted to bring the RSA community some of the lectures/plenaries that should have taken place at our face to face events. The Regional Studies Annual Lecture: Regional Worlds: From Related Variety in […]

2020 RSA Annual Conference Plenary Speakers

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Watch this space for a confirmation of more plenary speakers for our Annual Conference #RSA20 in due course. Receive all the latest updates by following #RSA20 on Twitter.

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Workshop on Academic Writing and Publication Strategies

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The RSA is pleased to support a writing workshop held prior to the Latin America Division Conference. We encourage RSA members to apply to benefit from this training opportunity. The workshop is free of charge and will take place on 28th September 2019. Writing and publishing in high-impact journals, most of which are in English, […]

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2019 RSA North America Conference Plenary Speakers

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2019 RSA Russia Division Workshop Plenary Speaker

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2019 RSA Winter Conference Plenary Speakers

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2018 SMARTER Conference Plenary Speakers

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2019 Latin America Division Conference Plenary Speakers

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2019 RSA Winter Conference Plenary Speakers

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Please select one of the plenary speakers below to view their bio and download their plenary presentation (subject to the presentation made available by the speaker).

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2017 RSA Russia Workshop Plenary Speakers

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Global Challenges for Regions and Cities: Adaptation, Development, Governance Understanding Cities through Urban Analytics (Prof Alex Singleton, Professor of Geographic Information Science at the University of Liverpool) Urban challenges on post-Soviet space (Dr Oleg Golubchikov, Senior Lecturer in Human Geography) Understanding Cities through Urban Analytics Prof Alex Singleton, Professor of Geographic Information Science at the […]

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2018 RSA Annual Conference Sponsors and Supporters

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A World of Flows: Labour Mobility, Capital and Knowledge in an Age of Global Reversal and Regional Revival   An international conference under the patronage of the Government Council of the Republic and Canton of Ticino.     Local host: Università della Svizzera italiana (USI) Università della Svizzera italiana (USI) is one of the 12 […]

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2018 RSA Annual Conference Plenary Speakers

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A World of Flows: Labour Mobility, Capital and Knowledge in an Age of Global Reversal and Regional Revival Opening Plenary Session: Alessandra Faggian, Gran Sasso Science Institute, Italy (Refugee Migration in Europe – National and Regional Strategies) Opening Plenary Session: Seth Schindler, University of Manchester, UK – Early Career Plenary Speaker (National Urban Plans and […]

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2018 RSA Global Conference in China Plenary Speakers

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Regional Governance, Industrial Restructuring and Sustainable Development Reconsidering Smart Specialization Policy (Professor Ron Boschma, Utrecht University, The Netherlands) Geographies of Creative Destruction (Professor David Rigby, UCLA, USA) Discussant (Dr. Julie Tian Miao, University of Glasgow, UK) Territory, Politics, Governance Annual Lecture: Climate Change Politics and the Urban Contexts of Messy Governmentalities (Professor Vanesa Castan Broto, […]

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2018 RSA Summer College Instructors

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Novel Approaches to Sustainable and Inclusive Development 2018 RSA Europe’s Socio-Spatial Dynamics Summer College, Cagliari, Sardinia (Emanuela Marrocu, CRENoS, Università di Cagliari, Italy ) (Riccardo Crescenzi, London School of Economics, UK) (Alessandro Plaisant, Universita di Sassari, Italy ) (David Bailey, Aston University, UK ) (Stefano Usai, CRENoS, Università di Cagliari, Italy ) (Dieter F. Kogler, […]

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2018 RSA Winter Conference Plenary Speakers

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New Horizons for Cities and Regions in a Changing World Opening Plenary (Professor Vanessa Watson, African Centre for Cities, University of Cape Town, South Africa) Industrial Policy in the UK’s North-South Divide (Professor Diane Coyle, University of Cambridge, UK) Brexit Coincided with Peak UK Economic Inequality – Causes and Effect? (Professor Danny Dorling, University of […]

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