UPDATE: APDR CONGRESS POSTPONED TO 10-11 SEPTEMBER 2020 (participation in place or on webinar).
Considering the evolving nature of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, APDR has chosen to proactively postpone the APDR 2020 Annual Conference. The conference, previously scheduled for July 9-10, will now be held September 10-11, 2020.
Call for Papers
The APDR invite regional scientists, economists, economic geographers, urban planners, policy makers, and researchers of related disciplines to participate in the 27th APDR Congress that will be held from 10 to 11 of September, 2020, at the Centro Cultural e de Congressos de Angra do Heroísmo (CCCAH) in Terceira Island, Portugal. The participation can be in place or on webinar.
Beyond the various themes related to regional science this congress will focus on the emerging topic of Sustainable Management of the Sea for Sustainable Regional Development. With the enlargement of the ocean areas managed by countries it is important to know what are the aims? What the management tools are? And what the impacts are for human communities?
The call for papers are open and your participation is very welcome!
RS01 - Sustainable Management of the Sea for Sustainable Regional Development
RS02 - New Urban Agenda and Sustainable Development Goals
RS03 - Circular Economy at Regional, National and International Level
RS04 - Migration, Integration, Growth and Welfare
RS05 - Social, Economic and Environmental spatialized impacts of tourism and sports
RS06 - Spatial Aspects of the Green Deal
RS07 - Climate change mitigation and adaptation
RS08 - Spatial Allocation of Public Goods and Services
RS09 - Regional resilience and crisis
RS10 - Low-density regions and development
RS11 - Big and Available Data for regional science
RS12 - Geographic Information Systems and location modelling
RS13 - Systemic Analysis of Transport and Communication Networks
RS14 - Methodological approaches to Innovation and Entrepreneurship
RS15 - Operational Models for Cities and Regions
RS16 - Qualitative analysis of spatial interaction within space
RS17 - Spatial econometrics
RS18 - Ecological Economic Approaches and Methods
RS19 - Tools to analyse, evaluate and Manage Ecosystem Services
RS20 - Urban design and city competitiveness and sustainability
Deadline for Abstracts submissions: June 26, 2020. Authors should submit their abstracts through online submission system by following the link https://cmt3.research.microsoft.com/APDR2020.
All information at the congress website: https://www.apdr.pt/congresso/2020
Looking forward to meeting you in Angra do Heroísmo!
The Organizing Committee and the Board of APDR
27th APDR Congress