60th ERSA Congress
Territorial Futures – Visions and scenarios for a resilient Europe
24 – 27 August 2021
│ Online

Due to the current coronavirus pandemic, the 60th ERSA Congress will take place virtually.

The congress will be held from 24 to 27 August 2021 and will gather keynote presentations, 3 outstanding round-tables (to be let by EU, OECD and POLIMI) and presentations of papers. This edition is very promising. We propose a rich-content programme including access to outstanding research contributions, valuable feedback on research, several opportunities for networking and much more. Read the ERSA2021 benefits.

Confirmed Keynote Speakers




Daniela Jacobs (Climate Service Center, Germany), Tom Brökel (UiS Business School, Stavanger, Norway),
Cesar A. Hidalgo
(University of Toulouse, France), Laura Resmini (Università di Milano Bicocca, Italy),  Andrés Rodríguez-Pose (London School of Economics, United Kingdom), Rosella Nicolini (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain), Juan R. Cuadrado-Roura (University of Alcala, Madrid).

Key Dates

November 20, 2020 Open Call for Special Sessions
January 31, 2021 Deadline for Special Sessions Proposals
February 15, 2021 Call for abstracts (and papers) Open
April 15, 2021  Deadline abstract (and paper) submission
First week of June 2021: Notification of acceptance and registration start
30 June 2021: Best registration fees deadline

9 August 2021: The programme is now released. 

Organising Committee

  • Maristella Angotzi, ERSA
  • Nurul Bariroh, ERSA
  • Roberta Capello, Politecnico di Milano, AISRE President
  • Andrea Omizzolo, Eurac Research, Bolzano
  • Anna Silbernagl, Eurac Research, Bolzano
  • Thomas Streifeneder, Eurac Research, Bolzano
  • André Torre, President of ERSA
  • Eric Valdenaire, ERSA

Contact persons: Andrea Omizzolo Anna Silbernagl Maristella Angotzi (ERSA Office) Nurul Bariroh (ERSA Office) Secretariat mail: ersa2021@ersa.org

Congress website

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