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ANNOUNCEMENT: 2021 IAG/NZGS Conference theme: “Remembering, reimagining geography” - 20th November 2020
We are very pleased to announce the conference title, theme, dates and venue for the 2021 IAG/NZGS Conference. Further details will be provided over the coming weeks and months but please mark these dates in your diaries and promote this event among your networks. The 2021 combined Australian and New Zealand Geography Conference will take place at the University of Sydney from 6 July – 9 July 2021 on the stolen, unceded lands of the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation.
NOW AVAILABLE: Geographical Research Vol 58, No 3 - 23rd August 2020
Geographical Research: Vol 58, No 3 is now available to browse and read:
RECENT EVENT: Postgraduate IAG members and A/Prof Inger Mewburn - 11th August 2020
A/Prof Inger Mewburn (The Thesis Whisperer) drew from her team’s research on the post-PhD job market to deliver a lecture to our IAG postgradutes and ECRs.
RECENT EVENT: Health Geography Study Group and Nicolás Borchers Arriagada - 6th August 2020
The Health Geography Study Group hosted presentation by Nicolás Borchers Arriagada from the University of Tasmania who discussed his research into the health impacts of recent bushfire smoke.
First IAG Annual General Meeting of 2020 held virtually - 30th June 2020
Due to COVID-19 restrictions in place on public gatherings, the IAG held the AGM via Zoom in line with information from the Australian Institute of Company Directors. The AGM was held on 29 June 2020, 12pm AEST.
2021 Call for Nominations for Awards & Medals opening soon - 3rd April 2020
The next round of nominations for awards and medals of the IAG wil be called in early 2021.
34th IGC 2021 Istanbul - 3rd April 2020
Following the spread of the coronavirus pandemic and its current trajectory, the 34th International Geographical Congress in Istanbul will be postponed until 2021.
2021 IAG-NZGS Conference - 22nd March 2020
It is with great disappointment that we announce the cancellation of the 2020 Institute of Australian Geographers Conference. The 2021 IAG conference will be combined New Zealand Geographical Society.