Member Area

As an ERSA member you have access to several specific services, like the online journals, consultation of the member’s directory, you can submit news under ERSA website and ERSA news.

As an ERSA member, you also benefit from preferential rates for ERSA and RSAI events.


Next ERSA events


From 11 to 12 June

Important dates:

31 March 2015 - Abstract submission deadline and ERSA Young Researcher Prize

22 April 2015 - Notification of acceptance

30 April 2015 - Registration ends / final date for fee payment

8 June 2015 - Submission of ppt presentation for conference

30 June 2015 - Final paper submission deadline

Call For Papers - 18th Uddevalla Symposium 2015

From 11 to 13 June
University of Southern Denmark, Alsion, Sønderborg, Denmark

Further information about the symposium can be found at the symposium website

Deadline for abstract submission is January 16th 2015

German Speaking Section

From 2 to 3 July
Kiel Institute for the World Economy


Submission of abstract: until March 31, 2015 (by email)

Notification of acceptance by April 22, 2015 For those who present a paper:

Registration until May 15, 2015 (via a link on the conference website)

Submission of full paper until June 15, 2015 For persons who will not present a paper:

Registration until May 31, 2015 (via a link on the conference website).

French Speaking Section

From 7 to 9 July
Montpellier – France

It includes 26 specific sessions plus the recurrent sessions.
For more details :

Polish Section

From 23 to 24 July
Międzyzdroje Seaside Resort, Poland

Summer International Workshop on regional and spatial specialization


Applications (with paper or extended abstract): 15.05.2015

Accepted applications: 30.05.2015

Meeting: 23-24.07.2015

British & Irish Section

From 17 to 18 August
Dublin, Ireland

44th Annual Conference of the RSAI-BIS

The deadline for submission of abstracts is March 31st, 2015.

ERSA - OPEN DAYS University

From 12 to 15 October

OPEN DAYS 2015 - European Week of Region and Cities

The OPEN DAYS University aims to present new research on regional and urban development. It enables academics, practitioners, EU officials and other interested participants to exchange views and test new academic concepts in the field of regional and urban policies. The University facilitates the creation of networking links between students, academics, EU institutions and regional partners and raises awareness, attracting students and young researchers to the topic of the EU cohesion policy.

Spanish Section

From 19 to 20 November
Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain

The XLI International Conference on Regional Science in 2015.

The conference theme is “Innovation and geographical spillovers: new approaches and evidence”.

The conference will feature international keynote speakers such as David B. Audrestch, from Indiana University, and Edward Glaeser (pending confirmation), from Harvard University, amongst others.

This conference is an opportunity to discuss our research and share our experiences of different academic approaches.

German Speaking Section

From 20 to 27 February 2016
Innsbruck Igls

50th anniversary of the German Speaking Section

Further information to follow....