Image Regional Studies Association Early Career Conference 2014 – Sheffield, UK

Date and location

  •   October 30, 2014 - October 31, 2014
  •   ICOSS, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK

Conference details

Over two days, this conference brought together around 70 delegates to discuss topic such as:

  • Urban & Regional Development & Policy
  • New Challenges in Urban Planning
  • New Economic Geography
  • Big Data & Regions
  • Climate Change & Sustainability
  • Urban & Regional Governance
  • Politics & Territory
  • Innovation & Knowledge
  • Mega-regions
  • City Regions
  • Regional Mapping & Visualisation
  • Clusters & Smart Specialisation
  • Labour Markets & Migration
  • Spatial Justice
Plenary speakers at this conference were: 
Gillian Bristow, Cardiff University, UK
Sally Hardy, Regional Studies Association, UK
Martin Jones, University of Sheffield, UK
Paul Hildreth, Surf at Salford University, UK
 
See what our delegates say about their RSA Early Career experience:
 
Early Career researcher Ania Ankowska, Northumbria University, UK, shares her experience of attending the RSA Early Career Conference 2014 in Sheffield: 

Early Career researcher Zatun Yusof, University of Stirling, UK, shares her experience of attending the RSA Early Career Conference 2014 in Sheffield:

 

Photos of the event can be found at https://flic.kr/s/aHsk5fK2ec

 

The 2015 Early Career Conference will be announced in due to course. 

Conference Organisers

Academic Organiser:
Alasdair Rae: a.j.rae@sheffield.ac.uk

RSA Organiser:
Lesa Reynolds: lesa.reynolds@regionalstudies.org

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ICOSS, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK