Yearly Archives: 2017


New STRN research agenda

  After more than a year of collecting, writing and revising a large variety of contributions, STRN is happy to present the new research agenda document. It contains concise reviews and outlooks for sustainability transitions research on 9 sub-themes. Understanding transitions; Power, agency and politics; Governing transitions; Civil society, culture […]


PhD Course Theories of Sustainable Transitions

Deadline for registration: March 31 2018 The Center for Design, Innovation and Sustainable Transitions DIST, from the University of Aalborg in Copenhagen offers the PhD Course Introduction to Theories of Sustainable Transitions the next 14-16 May 2018. This PhD course is intended for students conducting research related to analysis, design […]


IST 2018 – Call for Papers

It is with great pleasure that we launch the Call for Submissions to the 9th International Sustainability Transitions (IST) 2018 Conference. IST2018 will be hosted by the Sustainable Consumption Institute (SCI) and Manchester Institute of Innovation Research (MIOIR), in association with the Sustainable Transition Research Network (STRN). The conference will […]


October 17, 2017: Webinar on Informal Institutions

TransLACASAF webinar on the theme of informality. How can transitions scholars include and conceptualize “informal” institutions, routines and networks? 17 October 2017, 3-4pm (CEST). Presenters are Monica Ramos-Mèjia and Elsie Onsongo. The webinars are a platform for discussions within the transitions research community and beyond, on critical questions that have […]


Aug 21-Sep 1: PhD Summer School Sustainable Production Systems

Climate-KIC PhD Summer School: “Sustainable Production Systems: Shaping cross-company innovation” August 21 – Sept 1, 2017, Gothenburg and Frankfurt This two-week summer school – organised by Chalmers University and Provadis School of International Management and Technology – aims at creating innovation strategies and ideas for stakeholder cooperation by applying circular […]