The 9th meeting of the Summer Institute will be hosted by the Department of Geography at Ghent University, Belgium, July 8-13, 2018, prior to the Fifth Global Conference in Economic Geography in Cologne, Germany which will take place later in the same month.
The Ghent meeting is being organized by Ben Derudder, Frank Witlox, Jamie Peck, and Christian Berndt.
This event is generously supported by:
Economic Geography/Clark University
Environment & Planning A: Economy and space
Associate Professor, School of Public Policy; Director, Center for Urban Innovation
Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
Professor of Economic Geography, Department of Geography and Environment, London School of Economics, UK
Associate Professor of Economic and Urban Geography, Department of Geography, University of Kentucky, USA
Associate Professor and Director, Labour Studies Program; Associate Member, Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Professor of Geography, School of Education, Environment and Development, University of Manchester, UK
Travel stipends are available to those that need them. Accommodation and local meeting costs are covered by the organizers.
The 10th meeting of the Summer Institute will take place in Latin America in 2020. Further details will be posted here when available.