On behalf of the American Geographical Society, the 2015 Fall Symposium Program Committee is sponsoring a Call for Paper and Ignite Sessions relating to “Exploring Our Future in an Urbanized World”. The Fall Symposium will be held at Columbia University in New York City, 19 – 20 November 2015.
By 1 June 2015, authors should submit a one to two page proposal for their paper or Ignite Session including the title, suggested track, a short description of the topic(s) to be addressed, and the approach that will be taken. Proposals, along with authors’ contact information, should be submitted via e-mail to AGS at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put "Symposium Proposal" in the subject line. For more information on Paper and Ignite Talk Proposals, please contact: email@example.com-> Click here for more information
The American Geographical Society, an organization with a 163 year history of geographic exploration, recently mounted a new expedition: An “Expedition to the Future.” The Geography2050 conference, held on November 19, 2014, by the AGS and the Earth Institute of Columbia University, provided a unique glimpse forward at the Earth and its inhabitants in the year 2050. Many “geo” conferences stress that “geography matters,” but Geography2050 offered details on why and how for a prestigious group of industry, government and academic geographers, and interested citizens. Read more...
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3 October - 18 November
19 November - 20 November
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