The School of Environment at the University of Auckland will be hosting the biennial, joint conference of the New Zealand Geographical Society and the Institute of Australian Geographers from 11-14 July, 2018 at the University of Auckland. The theme of the conference is ‘Creative conversations, constructive connections’.
The 2018 NZGS/IAG meeting will celebrate a coming-together of discipline, present a moment to reflect upon research directions, and set agendas for geographic research. The conference theme is a rallying call for setting connected agendas. It challenges geographers to reinvigorate intra-disciplinary dialogue. We call for sessions and papers that outline the latest research across the discipline in Australia and New Zealand; and we have devised a programme that will facilitate creative conversations and
The conference will commence with pre-conference meetings of speciality groups on Wednesday 11 July, coming together for a formal welcome and opening plenary later that day. Conference sessions will run from 12-14 July inclusive.