2014 IGU Commission Conferences:

19-20 June

Conference Programmes

Amsterdam Conference
Name: 2014 Mini-Conference
Theme: Globilisation & New Patterns of Services Sector Driven Growth
Venue: Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research, University of Amsterdam
Date: 19th-20th June

Call for Papers (PDF)
Kyoto Conference
Name: IGU 2013 Regional Conference
Theme: Special Session on Management Geography
Venue: Kyoto, Japan
Date: 4th-9th August

Website: http://oguchaylab.csis.u-tokyo.ac.jp/IGU2013/
Session Proposal:
Berlin Conference
Name: 2013 Mini-Conference
Theme: Dynamics in Food and Agriculture based Supply Chains
Venue: Berlin, Germany
Date: 11th - 13th July

Call for Papers (PDF)
Registration Form (DOCX)
Leeds Conference
Name: 2013 Residential Conference
Theme: Applied GIS and Spatial Modelling
Venue: Leeds, England
Date: 29th May - 02th June

Call for Papers & Programme Information
Kraków Conference
Name: 2012 Mini-Conference
Theme: Innovation & Creativity in Emerging Economic Spaces:
             Local Entrepreneurship & Transnational Corporations
Venue: Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland
Date: 3rd-5th May

Call for Papers (PDF) - Deadline for submissions is Feb. 28, 2012

Commission Conference Scholarship Awards: Young Scholars -OR- Students
  Download the desired form (Word documents); directions for completion
  & submission are at the bottom of the form.

Website: http://www.igu-innovation.confer.uj.edu.pl/
Programme: PDF

Conference photo album
Seoul Conference
Name: 2011 Third Global Conference on Economic Geography
Theme: Recession, Resilience, and Recovery
Venue: Seoul, Korea
Date: 28 June - 1 July

Call for Papers (PDF)

Website: http://www.space-economy.org/conference/index.html
Vechta Conference
Name: 2011 Mini-conference
Theme: Globalizing Rural Places
Venue: University of Vechta, Germany
Date: 19-21 May

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Call for Papers (PDF)
Directions to the Vechta Campus (PDF)
Map of the Vechta Campus showing conference location (PDF)
Note: there are two options to get from Bremen to Vechta: by train (about 30 Euro) or by taxi (about 90 Euro).

Programme: PDF
Website: TBA
Toledo Conference
Name: 2010 Mini-conference
Theme: Local Food Systems and Old Industrial Regions
Venue: Toledo Hilton
Date: 3-7 August

Website: http://uac.utoledo.edu/igu_commission/ToledoMC2010-Home.htm
Groningen Conference
Name: 2010 Mini-conference
Theme: Wellbeing, Innovation and Spatial Transformation
Venue: Groningen, Netherlands
Date: 1-3 July
Cologne Conference
Name: 2010 Mini-conference
Theme: Industrial Transition – New Patterns of Production, Work, and Innovativeness in Global-Local Spaces
Venue: Schloss Wahn Castle
Date: 20-22 May

Website: http://www.wiso.uni-koeln.de/wigeo/
Perth Conference
Name: 2009 Residential Conference
Theme: The Dynamics of Local Economic Growth
Venue: University of Western Australia
Date: 13-17 July

Preliminary Programme: TBA
Website: http://www.ird.uwa.edu.au/iguconference_july2009
Barcelona Conference

Name: 2008 Residential Conference
Theme: Worlds of New Work? Multi-scalar Dynamics of New Economy Spaces
Venue: Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Date: 5-8 August

Preliminary Programme:
Oslo Conference

Name: 2008 Mini-conference
Theme: Theoretical Approaches in Labour Geographies
Venue: University of Oslo
Date: 14-15 May

Call for Papers:
Beijing Conference

Name and Theme: Second Global Conference on Economic Geography, 2007
Venue: Beijing
Date: 25-28 June

Auckland Conference

Name: 2006 Residential Conference
Theme: Globalising worlds: Geographical perspectives on old and new value chains, commodity chains and supply chains
Venue: University of Auckland
Date: June 27-1 July

Toledo Conference

Name: 2005 Residential Conference
Theme: Enterprising Worlds: Entrepreneurship and Ethics for Sustainable Futures
Venue: Hilton Hotel, Toledo
Date: August 2-6

Birmingham Conference

Name: 2004 Annual Residential Conference
Theme: Service Worlds: Employment, Organisations
Venue: Technologies University of Birmingham
Date: August 9-13

Vancouver Conference

Name: 2003 Annual Residential Conference
Theme: New Economic Spaces, New Economic Geographies
Venue: Coast Plaza Hotel, Vancouver BC
Date: August 11-15

Incheon Conference

Name: 2003 Special Symposium
Theme: E-Commerce, E-Business and the Dynamics of Economic Development
Venue: Songdo Beach Hotel, Incheon, South Korea
Date: March 26-28