9th Slovak Winter Seminar of Regional Science,
13th – 16th March 2019, Low Tatras, slovakia

The main objective of the annual Winter Seminar is to bring creative academic debate on actual issues of regional science and practice of regional
policy by an attractive environment and relaxed atmosphere. Accepted articles will be published in the conference proceedings “9th Slovak Winter
Seminar of Regional Science 2019” with ISBN.

This seminar is organized by
Society for Regional Science and Policy – Slovak Section of European Regional Science Association
Department of Public Administration and Regional Development, University of Economics in Bratislava
Polish Section of European Regional Science Association

Keynote speaker
Andrés Rodríguez-Pose, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK.  Andrés Rodríguez-Pose is a Professor of Economic Geography at the London School of Economics, where he was previously Head of the Department of Geography and Environment. He is the immediate Past President of the Regional Science Association International (2015-2017). He served as Vice-President of the RSAI in 2014 and has also been Vice-President (2012-2013) and Secretary (2001-2005) of the European Regional Science Association. He is a regular advisor to numerous international organizations, including the European Commission, the European Investment Bank, the World Bank, the Cities Alliance, the OECD, the International Labour Organization, the Food and Agriculture Organization, the Inter-American Development Bank, and the Development Bank of Latin America.

Important Dates
Abstract submission deadline: December 31, 2018
Participation fee payment: January 31, 2019
Paper submission deadline: February 15, 2019
Winter Seminar: March 13 – 16, 2019

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