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From Cork to Lyon – Latest updates – Events and ongoing Calls

From Cork to Lyon – Latest updates – Events and ongoing Calls

 

27 September Issue – Nr 10

 

The issue contains:

·     ERSA2018 Congress photos

·     Call for Appllication: 2nd ERSA Winter School, Trento, Italy

·     ERSA at #EURegionsWeek

·     Events Agenda – coming next and in 2019

·     Vacancies

 

The 2018 ERSA Congress concluded successfully on 31 August
Our satisfaction survey confirms that the congress programme encountered a good satisfaction of 83% of respondents.

The survey also reveals that Networking opportunities met the expectations of 95% of respondents with and 85% were happy with the feedback obtained on their research from peers.

 

See the photos of the event here

 

ERSA Awards presented at Cork

 

2018 Epainos Award Winner

Daniele Mantegazzi, 

Università della Svizzera Italiana,

with his paper on The geography of political ideologies in Switzerland more

2018 ERSA Prize Winner

Andrés Rodríguez-Pose

was awarded the ERSA Prize in Regional Science for his outstanding contribution to pushing the boundaries of regional science. more

 

Newly elected President of ERSA

ERSA Section representatives unanimously elected André Torre as the new President of ERSA at the ERSAC Meeting held at Cork on 31 August.
André Torre, will succeed Jouke van Dijk as per January 2019.

André underlines “the attractiveness of ERSA with its place at the forefront of the scientific debate and as a meeting point for researchers from various places, disciplines and approaches”. more

 

Handover of the ERSA flag to Lyon

A key moment of the Closing Ceremony, was the handover of the ERSA flag to Lyon, City host of the 59th ERSA Congress to be held from 27-30 August 2019. 

The preparations have already started. We wish the Lyon Local Organising Committee and ERSA French Section ASRDLF a lot of success.

 

2nd ERSA Winter School

21-25 January 2019, Trento, Italy

 

Last two days to apply

Call for Application Deadline: 28 September 2018. more

 

The draft Agenda is now available

A promising programme including prominent Scholars in the field.

The already confirmed lecturers are:

Rudiger Ahrend, Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities, OECD

Roberta Capello, , Politecnico of Milan

Riccardo Crescenzi, London School of Economics

Diego Giuliani, University of Trento

Joaquim Oliveira Martins, Deputy Director, Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities, OECD

Guido Pellegrini, University La Sapienza, Rome

Jouke van Dijk, University of Groningen

Eveline van Leeuwen, Wageningen University & Research

 

Download the draft agenda here

 

Reminder: Last days to register and join us at #EURegionsWeek
ERSA is involved in the Master Class programe and two university workshops more

 

The #EURegionsWeek is the biggest event world-wide on regional and urban development. It is organised and led by the European Commission.

 

All events are free of charge to participants, but upon prior registration only.

Registration deadline: 28 September 2018. Register now

 

Next on the agenda

 

2018 Barcelona Workshop on Regional and Urban Economics

Territorial resilience: mitigation and adaptation

4-5 October 2018, Barcelona, Spain

Final Programme is out more

Keynote Speakers: Alessandra Faggian and Péter Benczúr

Registration deadline: 28 September 2018

 

ERSA supports this event.

 

2nd International Conference of the IGU Commission on Agricultural Geography and Land Engineering

17-19 October 2018, Jönköping, Sweden

Deadline for full paper submission: 1 October 2018 more

 

Hungarian Section – 16th Annual Meeting

Flows in the spatial economy

18-19 October 2018, Kecskemét, Hungary

The Call for abstracts and registration deadline: 30 September 2018.

 

ERSA supports this event. more

 

ESPON 2020 Scientific Conference

Building the next generation of research on territorial development

14 November 2018, London, United Kingdom

Notification of acceptance and Programme: end of September

ERSA supports this event. more

 

Dutch Section

2-days Meeting on Smart Cities & Development

Where do big data and regional science meet? And what can they deliver for policy making

15-16 November 2018, Den Bosch, The Netherlands

Jointly organised with JADS (Jheronimus Academy of Data Science). Save the date! More info to be published shortlly more

 

4th ERSA-REGIO Academic Lecture 2018

19 November 2018, DG REGIO, Brussels, Belgium

Lecturer: Alessandra Faggian

Topic: Brain drain, brain circulation and its importance for regional development

more

 

Mark your agenda 2019

 

32nd ERSA Summer School

Cities and regions in the process of transformation

16-22 June 2019, Katowice, Poland

Call for Application Start: 17 December 2018  more

 

The 56th Colloquium of the ASRDLF and the 12th Conference of the Romanian Regional Science Association

4-6 July 2019, ”Al.I. Cuza” University of Iasi, Romania

 

Save the date! More info to be published shortlly
 more

 

 

RSAI British & Irish Section

47th Annual Conference

16-18 July 2019, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Save the date! More info to be published shortlly

more

 

 

59th ERSA Congress

Cities, regions and digital transformations: opportunities, risks and challenges

27-30 August 2019, Lyon, France

Call for Special Sessions Start: 22 October 2018

Call for abstracts (and) papers Start: 10 December 2018

 more

 

To Keep up-to-date with all events on the agenda,

visit our upcoming events page on our website.

 

See ongoing offer
·     Assistant Professor Urban Economics (Tenure Track), University of Wageningen, Netherlands

Deadline for applications: 28 September 2018 more

 

 

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