New Society membership card image revealed
The photograph selected to feature on our 2024 membership card is Herbert Ponting's Beautiful broken ice, reflections and Terra Nova.
New exhibition of sustainable, thought-provoking fashion on display at the Society
A new exhibition by sustainable, couture fashion label Tammam in collaboration with the European Space Agency will be on display in the Director’s Gallery from Wednesday 14 February.
Sharing the stories that make our gardens
During February and March, garden historian and presenter Advolly Richmond will be touring the UK as part of the Society’s Regional Theatres Programme sharing some of the intriguing and surprising tales behind our garden flowers.
School Essay Competition 2023 winners announced
The Society and the Financial Times are delighted to announce the winning and highly commended entries to our joint School Essay Competition.
Society book series to be published open access with LSE Press
The Society and LSE Press have entered into a new publishing partnership, which will see LSE Press publish our book series from mid-2024 onwards, with up to four open access titles each year.
Applications open for doctoral research on the Society’s Collections
Applications are open for two PhD studentships on the Society’s Collections, as part of our Collaborative Doctoral Awards programme.
Editorial roles available at Society journal
The Society's journal, Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, is seeking a new Editor and four new Editorial Board members.
Nominate a geographer making an outstanding contribution in their field
Each year, the Society’s medals and awards recognise geographers who have made outstanding contributions to geographical research, fieldwork, teaching, policy, and public engagement.
Young Geographers of the Year 2023 announced
The winners of the 2023 Young Geographer of the Year competition were announced at an awards ceremony at the Society on Friday 8 December.
Earth Photo 2024 open for entries
We are excited to announce that Earth Photo 2024 is open for entries, inviting submissions from still and moving image makers of all ages, from anywhere in the world, who have a compelling story to share about our planet.
New Chartered Geographers approved by Council
Congratulations to the 17 Society Fellows who were awarded Chartered Geographer (CGeog) status by the Society’s Council this week, bringing the number of new CGeogs this year to 60.
Society hosts AGI conference exploring intelligent geospatial for a sustainable future
We were delighted to host GeoCom, the flagship conference of the Association for Geographic Information (AGI), at our building in London yesterday, bringing together professionals from across the geospatial sector.