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2019
IAG 2019 Hobart: Cultural Study Group welcomes your session proposals (50-100 words description) 9th January 2019
The Cultural Study Group welcomes your session proposals (50-100 words description). Please get in touch and upload your session proposal on the IAG website by the extended deadline which is Thursday 10 Jan 2019. Details here: https://cdesign.eventsair.com/2019-iag/sessions . Some of you have already uploaded your sessions on the website..thanks very much! .
IGU Urban Geography Commission annual meeting 9th January 2019
IGU Urban Geography Commission annual meeting 4 to 9 August 2019 - LUXEMBOURG URBAN CHALLENGES IN A COMPLEX WORLD  Deadline for abstract submission: 31 January 2019.
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Dear geographers and friends of geography,
You can now register for the Institute of Australian Geographers Conference, ‘Geographies of Emergence, Divergence, and Convergence’, Hobart 9-13 July, 2019.
To register go to: https://cdesign.eventsair.com/2019-iag/registration
 
For up-to-date information about the Conference go to the conference website: http://www.iagc2019.com IAG 2019 Hobart: Conference Registrations now Open for and Call for Sessions closes 20 December 12th December 2018
Dear geographers and friends of geography, You can now register for the Institute of Australian Geographers Conference, ‘Geographies of Emergence, Divergence, and Convergence’, Hobart 9-13 July, 2019. To register go to: https://cdesign.eventsair.com/2019-iag/registration   For up-to-date information about the Conference go to the conference website: http://www.iagc2019.com.
Call for Sessions Open for IAG2019 Hobart, Tasmania 27th November 2018
Dear geographers and friends of geography, the local organising committee of the Institute of Australian Geographers Conference, Hobart 9-13, 2019 is pleased to open the call for conference sessions. The theme of the conference is "Geographies of Emergence, Divergence, and Convergence"..
Australian Academy of Science - Media Release - Geography: Shaping Australia’s Future 23rd November 2018
Media Release - Australian Academy of Science - Geography: Shaping Australia’s Future November 22, 2018 .
Website: Media Release - Australian Academy of Science - Geography: Shaping Australia’s Future
Launch of Geography. Shaping Australia’s Future held at the University of Sydney 23rd November 2018
Yesterday it was a great pleasure to attend the launch of Geography. Shaping Australia’s Future held at the University of Sydney..
Launch of the Decadal Plan for Geography 23rd November 2018
The launch of the decadal plan: "Geography: Shaping Australia’s Future", prepared by the National Committee for Geographical Sciences of the Australian Academy of Science was held 22 November 2018 at University of Sydney, hosted by Future Earth Australia. The plan’s web link is: https://www.science.org.au/supporting-science/science-policy-and-sector-analysis/reports-and-publications/geography-shaping.
Expressions of Interest: Science Meets Parliament 22nd November 2018
Expressions of Interest: Science Meets Parliament Science and Technology Australia host a two-day “Science meets Parliament” event in March every year, where decision makers and professionals in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) meet to share their insights with others including Members of Parliament.  The Institute of Australian Geographers sends two delegates each year.  .
II Victorian Geographical Student Conference 12th November 2018
II Victorian Geographical Student Conference, to be held on November 29 at Melbourne University, Theatre 3, FBE..
Call for nominations for the Award of the Fellowship of the Institute of Australian Geographers (FIAG) 11th August 2018
Call for nominations for the Award of the Fellowship of the Institute of Australian Geographers (FIAG)..
The 2018 Recipient of the Australia-International Medal 2nd August 2018
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Academy of Science’s, National Committee for Geography, Strategic Plan for the Geographical Sciences is now very close to publication 1st August 2018
The long awaited, and much anticipated, Academy of Science’s, National Committee for Geography, Strategic Plan for the Geographical Sciences is now very close to publication. An anticipated release date is November 2018. This important work will provide the Geography community, including the IAG, with a suite of ideas and recommendations to prompt action and garner widespread support for the discipline. .
Congratulations to award winners of the ‘Outstanding Postgraduate Student Presentation at the IAG Conference’ 1st August 2018
Congratulations to award winners of the ‘Outstanding Postgraduate Student Presentation at the IAG Conference’, for papers delivered at the joint NZGS/IAG Auckland Conference in July 2018. .
New IAG Council Members 1st August 2018
Additions, farewells and reshuffles to IAG Council: .
Next IAG Conference in Tasmania 1st August 2018
The next IAG conference is to be hosted by the University of Tasmania from July 9-3, 2019, exactly one decade since the IAG met in Hobart for this event. Keep an eye out for further updates and the invitation for abstracts. .