The RGS-IBG Annual International Conference regularly attracts over 2,000 geographers from around the world. This year, the conference is taking place at Newcastle University, with in-person, online, and hybrid ways to participate.
Submissions have now closed for the conference programme. Thank you to everyone who submitted proposals for the annual conference programme. The review of all submissions is now underway, and we expect to be in touch with decisions in late April.
Please note that all dates are currently provisional and may be subject to change. Please direct any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
See Frequently Asked Questions guide
End of April 2022
Conference organisers will formally confirm acceptance of sessions, papers and posters for the conference. Delegates may request letters of acceptance to make funding applications, and letters of invitation for visa applications. Conference organisers will begin timetabling the programme.
Session organisers should convey planning information to participants in their sessions, for example length of time they can speak for, and any special arrangements. Session organisers should also supply any special requirements to conference organisers.
Online registration opens. Deadline for reduced rate ('early-bird') registrations is Friday 17 June 2022, by which date all those listed on the conference programme (session organisers, chairs, presenting authors and discussants) must be registered.
Provisional conference programme shared. Session organisers and presenting authors are invited to make corrections and request final changes to titles and abstracts.
Friday 17 June 2022
All those listed on the conference programme (for example; chairs, panellists, discussants, presenting authors and so on) should be registered by this date.
Monday 5 July 2022
Final conference programme published on the conference website. Changes may be made to the online programme at any time up to and during the conference.
The conference will take place at Newcastle University and online from Tuesday 30 August to Friday 2 September 2022.
Read answers to frequently asked questions about submissions for the conference programme.
The Society's annual conference code of conduct applies to all delegates and participants.
Find out key information about attending the conference.
Find out more about our sustainability policies for the conference.
Find out more about our plans for the virtual elements at this year's conference.
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