The RGS-IBG Annual International Conference regularly attracts over 2,000 geographers from around the world. This year, the conference is taking place in London at the Society and Imperial College London, and online.
We expect to publish a provisional programme for the conference in mid-late May 2023. Please see our conference timeline for more information.
The Annual International Conference 2023 will start at 18.00 on Tuesday 30 August 2023 and will end at 18.00 on Friday 1 September 2023. Sessions and papers may be scheduled in any of the timeslots between 09.00 on Wednesday 30 August and 18.00 on Friday 1 September.
A conference opening plenary event and drinks reception will be held on the evening of Tuesday 29 August 2023 (c.18.00) - all are welcome. Delegate registration (collection of name badges ) will be open from 10.00 on Tuesday.
Session start and end times are as follows:
Session one: 09.00 to 10.40
Session two: 11.10 to 12.50
Plenary/lunch: 13.10 to 13.55
Session three: 14.10 to 15.50
Session four: 16.20 to 18.00
Evening usually 18.30 onwards - please see individual listings for details
We are piloting new approaches at this year's conference.
The Society's annual conference code of conduct applies to all delegates and participants.
Find out how we are trying to make the conference as accessible as we can.
Find out more about our sustainability policies for the conference.
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