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Browse our in-person and online events, including our Monday night lectures, regional events and teacher CPD sessions. You can also watch a selection of our past talks.




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Earth Photo 2024

Visit the Society this summer to see a stunning selection of the shortlisted images which stimulate conversations about our world.

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citizen science

Global GeoARTBlitz 2024

Join us from wherever you are in the world for a free global citizen art-science blitz from 21–28 July 2024.


Is it still ‘not all about the money’? Discuss!

Join us for this interactive webinar co-hosted with the AGI Early Careers Network (ECN) to reflect on what early career professionals value most from their employers (other than pay), and how these values change as careers develop.


Everest: East side story

One hundred years after George Mallory and Sandy Irvine disappeared near the top of Everest, Stephen Venables, the first British climber to reach the world’s highest summit without supplementary oxygen, will recount his own ascent in the light of the first pioneering attempts.

Non-Society event

65th London international youth science forum

LIYSF is an intensive STEM summer camp, which welcomes 500 of the best young science students ages 16-21 from over 80 countries.


Earth Photo: Hardwick Hall

Visit National Trust Hardwick Hall from 3 August 2024 to 31 August 2024 to see a selection of shortlisted Earth Photo 2024 images.


Chartered Geographer introductory webinar

Join this webinar to learn more about the benefits of becoming Chartered.


Annual International Conference 2024

The RGS-IBG Annual International Conference regularly attracts over 2,000 geographers from around the world. The theme for 2024 is mapping.

£79.00 - £424.00

Annual International Conference opening plenary: mapping geography

Members are invited to attend the opening plenary conversation on mapping geography at this year's Annual International Conference 2024.


Chartered Geographer Assessor forum

Members of the Chartered Geographer Assessors Committees are invited to attend the forum.


Chartered Geographer virtual networking

Join the Chartered Geographer coffee morning to meet with Chartered Geographers online. Drop in any time to network.


Earth Photo: Wallington

Visit National Trust Wallington from 14 September 2024 to 3 November 2024 to see a selection of shortlisted Earth Photo 2024 images.


Earth Photo: Coleton Fishacre

Visit National Trust Coleton Fishacre from 16 September 2024 to 27 October 2024 to see a selection of shortlisted Earth Photo 2024 images.