Call for Session Proposals – RGS-IBG Annual International Conference 2013

The Political Geography Research Group of the RGS-IBG is pleased to extend an invitation to sponsor sessions at the RGS-IBG Annual International Conference in London (28 – 30 August 2013). The chair of the 2013 conference is Professor Jonathan Rigg (Durham University) and the theme is ‘New geographical frontiers’. The full call for sessions can be found here.

The deadline for submissions to reach us is 3 December 2012. These should be emailed to Adam Ramadan ( Please include the session title and abstract (400 words), the name(s) and affiliation(s) of the session convenor(s), and the anticipated format of the session.

Convenors will be notified in due course as to whether or not we will be able to provide sponsorship for your session. If sponsorship can be provided, then you have until 13 February to provide full details for final submission to the RGS/IBG. The full timeline for submitting sessions and abstracts for the 2013 RGS-IBG conference can be found on-line at

We look forward to hearing from you – if you have any queries, please contact Adam Ramadan (