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Call for Abstracts & Call for Early Career Plenary Speaker — Regional Studies Association: Turbulent Times — Rethinking Regions and Cities

What is it? The 2019 RSA Winter Conference, will take place from 14 to 15 November in London (UK).

The history of regions and the ‘regional studies project’ has always had at its core concerns relating to new and increased social and spatial inequalities resulting from economic and political change.

What are the topics?

The 66th Lindau Physics Nobel Laureates Meeting Opening

As a mentor of post-docs, I have had the pleasure of attending the Lindau meetings five times now. But when I attended as such, my employer ensured my stays were for the minimum period; this, coupled with awkward location and travel rules, meant previous years were ‘in-and-out’ affairs with stays in modest lodgings, sometimes even in an adjacent country.

Call for abstracts: Scottish Transport Applications and Research (STAR) Conference

What is it? The Scottish Transport Applications & Research (STAR) Conference will take place on 18 May 2016 in Glasgow, United Kingdom. The aims of the STAR are, "to encourage researchers and practitioners with an interest in Scottish transport to present and debate recent transport research and applications." 

During my Marie Curie project, my host country was…the United Kingdom

Daniel Powell is originally from the United States, but spent a few years in Canada before moving to the United Kingdom to work on his Marie Curie project. If you could be interested in following in his footsteps, take a look at his impressions and advice, especially if you come from the USA!

Daniel Powell