RGS-IBG Annual International Conference 2016

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Friday 02 Sep 2016

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Session 1 (09:00-10:40)
Session 2 (11:10-12:50)
Plenary & lunch (13:10-14:25)
Session 3 (14:40-16:20)
Session 4 (16:50-18:30)
Evening (18:45-20:00)




Session 1 (09:00-10:40)

Social and Cultural Geography Lecture: Beyond policing the migrant crisis: Geographical contributions
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Author Meets Critics: Sarah Radcliffe's Dilemmas of Difference and the limits of postcolonial development policy
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Environmental Peacebuilding: The Peace-Environment-Conflict Nexus (1): Debating Environmental Conflict: Nature and Resources as Drivers of Change
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New and Emerging Research within Geographies of Health and Wellbeing (1)
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Later-life (im)mobilities: unpacking the ageing-migration nexus (1): Diversity, inequality and wellbeing
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Postgraduate Innovations and Challenges: Navigating the Research-Pedagogy Nexus
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Geographies of Anti-colonialism (1): Theorising Anti-colonialisms
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Exploring the Energy Justice Nexus (1)
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Connecting food system sustainability and resilience through a geographical lens (1): Resilient Food Systems 1
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Encountering Austerity (1)
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Sensory orientations: transversal practices and dissemination within art and geography
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Environmental volunteering in the neoliberal North: Ethics, affects and materialities (1): The affective politics of environmental volunteering: coproducing subjects and natures
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Drones and Geography: Moving Beyond Military Applications (1): Critical and conceptual reflections
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Relational geographies of energy and the state (1): producing natures, producing states
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Cultural and Creative Industries
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Breaking through Barriers and Ties that Bind: Nexus Thinking in Transboundary Climate Change Mitigation Research
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Beyond Borders and Nations: Transnational Geographies from Syria to Europe (1): Transnational Geographies of solidarity and resistance
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Feminist Legal Geographies (1): Access, Rights & Everyday Governance
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Housing is a verb: Exploring how mobile people dwell in multilocal / multitemporal home (1): Materializing // Absences
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Responding to the 'refugee crisis': critical geographies and the politics of support (1)
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Ordinary Place Making (1): place-based case studies
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Claiming home in urban neighbourhoods: stances, actors, social practices (1)
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GIS for transport research workshop
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Children, Young People and Nexus Thinking: food-water-energy and everyday geographies (1)
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Everyday Ruralities (1): The ‘more-than’ of everyday ruralities
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Climate change, adaptation and resilience
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Geographies of conservation, ecosystems and sustainability (1)
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Examining troubling institutions and geographies at the nexus of care and control (1): Care in Spaces of Control
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Geographies of migration and displacement (1)
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Disaster, risk and resilience
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Session 2 (11:10-12:50)

ACME Lecture: Moving Maps: thinking through the in/secure space of the black dancing body
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The Nexus of Art and Geography: practice as research (1)
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Environmental Peacebuilding: The Peace-Environment-Conflict Nexus (2): Nature as Diplomat: Emerging Theories and Practices of Environmental Peacebuilding
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New and Emerging Research within Geographies of Health and Wellbeing (2)
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Later-life (im)mobilities: unpacking the ageing-migration nexus (2): Ageing experiences, home practices and mobility choices
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Shut up and write HERG: project launch
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Geographies of Anti-colonialism (2): Histories of Anti-colonialism
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Exploring the Energy Justice Nexus (2)
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Connecting food system sustainability and resilience through a geographical lens (2): Resilient Food systems 2
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Encountering Austerity (2)
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Author meets critics: Geoff DeVerteuil - Resilience in the Post-welfare inner city: Voluntary Sector Geographies in London, Los Angeles and Sydney
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Environmental volunteering in the neoliberal North: Ethics, affects and materialities (2): Environmental volunteers’ ethics: confronting scopes and scales
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Drones and Geography: Moving Beyond Military Applications (2): Drones in the field
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Relational geographies of energy and the state (2): activism and energy democracy
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Geographies of art, culture and heritage
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A critical dialogue between Geography and Area Studies: representing and understanding economic Africa
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Beyond Borders and Nations: Transnational Geographies from Syria to Europe (2): Transnational Geographies of segregation
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Feminist Legal Geographies (2): Gender-based Violence & Justice
Friday 11:10-12:50         Click for session details

Housing is a verb: Exploring how mobile people dwell in multilocal / multitemporal home (2): Mobilities // Temporalities
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Responding to the 'refugee crisis': critical geographies and the politics of support (2)
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Ordinary Place Making (2): Place based enquiry
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Claiming home in urban neighbourhoods: stances, actors, social practices (2)
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On demand: cultural economies of access and ownership
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Children, Young People and Nexus Thinking: food-water-energy and everyday geographies (2): thinking ‘beyond’ the nexus workshop
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Everyday Ruralities (2): Nexus of lives lived
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Emergent urban spaces: A planetary perspective (1)
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Geographies of conservation, ecosystems and sustainability (2)
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Examining troubling institutions and geographies at the nexus of care and control (2): Controlling spaces of care
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Geographies of migration and displacement (2)
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New Directions in Heritage Tourism (1): Creating and conserving heritage tourism
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Plenary & lunch (13:10-14:25)

Chair's plenary: Towards a sustainable prosperity – flourishing within environmental limits
Friday 13:10-14:25         Click for session details

Postgraduate Forum Business Meeting
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Geographies of Justice Research Group AGM
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Race, Culture and Equality Working Group AGM
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History and Philosophy of Geography Research Group AGM
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Higher Education Research Group AGM
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Developing Areas Research Group AGM
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Energy Geographies Research Group AGM
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Urban Geography Research Group AGM
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Geographies of Health and Wellbeing Research Group AGM
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Transport Geography Research Group AGM
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Session 3 (14:40-16:20)

Europe’s political futures: a panel session sponsored by Political Geography
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The Nexus of Art and Geography: practice as research (2)
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Relational Approaches to Contemporary Indigenous Issues
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Energy, land and resource extraction in the Arctic. Towards a Political Ecology of the Arctic (1)
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Geographies of faith and volunteering (1): youth and the lifecourse
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Geographies of Outer Space
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Geographies of Anti-colonialism (3): Practising Anti-Colonialism
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Governance innovations for the urban nexus (1)
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Cities as Nodes in the Food Nexus (1): Learning from the Global South and North
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Encountering Austerity (3)
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Time at the nexus: mobility and modal choice (1)
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'Next to us’ thinking and doing: universities working with local communities to promote social justice
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Spaces of Post-Socialism (1)
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Narrating Displacements: A Radical Way to Rethink Urban Theories and Politics
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Transitions to a low-carbon future: The human factor in the energy system (1)
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The nexus of human, non-human and environmental value systems (1): case studies in environment, climate and biodiversity
Friday 14:40-16:20         Click for session details

Feminist Legal Geographies (3): Regulating Bodies, Borders and Boundaries
Friday 14:40-16:20         Click for session details

Imagined futures? Geographies of politics and democracy
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Reconceptualising spaces of health and wellbeing through nexus thinking (1)
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Ordinary Place Making (3): Creativity and place making
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Hotel geopolitics: nexuses of geopower and hospitality across time and space
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Rethinking the commons beyond and against gentrification in the European urban peripheries (1): The South
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Researching citizenship through actor-centered approaches (1)
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The Environment-Education-Empowerment Nexus (1): Closing Research-Practice Gaps through Education-Practitioner Partnerships
Friday 14:40-16:20         Click for session details

Emergent urban spaces: A planetary perspective (2)
Friday 14:40-16:20         Click for session details

Methodological Innovations in Postgraduate Research (1)
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Examining troubling institutions and geographies at the nexus of care and control (3): Looking beyond ‘closed’ spaces towards other institutions of care and control
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New Directions in Heritage Tourism (2): Presenting and re-presenting the experience of heritage
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Session 4 (16:50-18:30)

Doreen Massey (1944-2016) Tribute and Celebration
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The Nexus of Art and Geography: practice as research (3)
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Energy, land and resource extraction in the Arctic. Towards a Political Ecology of the Arctic (2)
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Geographies of faith and volunteering (2): social action and ‘moral economies’
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Data, GIS and technology
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Historical Geographies of Peace and Non-Violence
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Governance innovations for the urban nexus (2)
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Cities as Nodes in the Food Nexus (2): A World Café Conversation
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The geography of work, employment and poverty
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Time at the nexus: mobility and modal choice (2)
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Spaces of Post-Socialism (2)
Friday 16:50-18:30         Click for session details

Transitions to a low-carbon future: The human factor in the energy system (2)
Friday 16:50-18:30         Click for session details

The nexus of human, non-human and environmental value systems (2): case studies in development, land and water
Friday 16:50-18:30         Click for session details

Narrating the European Migration and Refugee “Crisis”
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Farming, climate change and the nexus
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Reconceptualising spaces of health and wellbeing through nexus thinking (2)
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Rethinking the commons beyond and against gentrification in the European urban peripheries (2): The North
Friday 16:50-18:30         Click for session details

Researching citizenship through actor-centered approaches (2)
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The Environment-Education-Empowerment Nexus (2): Leveraging the Outdoors for Young People's Capacity-Building
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Rethinking Life at the Margins: The Assemblage of Contexts, Subjects and Politics
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Methodological Innovations in Postgraduate Research (2)
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Nexus-Thinking the Network: Social Network Analysis, Digital Data, and Complexity in Cultural Production Networks
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New Directions in Heritage Tourism (3): Heritage as people and place
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Evening (18:45-20:00)

Closing drinks reception
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