Yearly Archives: 2019


IST 2020: August 18-21, Vienna 1

“Governance in an Era of Change –Making Sustainability Transitions Happen” IST2020 will take place as an online event. Find more information at ist2020.at European Parliament has declared a climate emergency, following a number of countries and local communities worldwide. Proposals for a “Green New Deal” have been advanced on both […]


IST 2020 – Call for submissions

We are grateful to announce the call for submissions for the International Sustainability Transitions conference 2020 in Vienna. The conference will take place from the 18-21 August 2020 (ist2020.at). Please find the call for submissions here. It is hosted by the Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT) and Vienna University of […]


#5thNEST conference with submission record

The Call for Abstracts for the 5th NEST conference due to take place in Zurich at EAWAG with support of ETH Zurich has brought yet another increase in submissions: in total we have received 130 submitted abstracts! This is an increase of about 10% in comparison to last year. This […]


DeSIRE Conference November 2020 – call for sessions

Joint International Resilience conference Interconnected: Resilience innovations for Sustainable Development Goals 24, 25 and 26 November, 2020 | TU Delft, The Netherlands 4TU Centre for Resilience Engineering and the Future Resilient Systems programme of Singapore-ETH Centre invite you to submit a proposal for a session to be held at the […]


NEST 2020: May 7-8, Virtual

COVID-19 The 5th NEST conference will not take place as planned. However, since we have invested so much of our time and enthusiasm in this event, we are assessing a way to organize a fully digitalized NEST conference. We are confident to be able to inform you about the feasibility of […]


EGOS, July 2-4, 2020, Virtual

COVID-19 The EGOS conference will not take place as planned. The conference and session organizers are preparing a virtual conference instead. We will keep you posted. Sub-theme on Sustainability Transitions: Bridging Systems and Organizational Perspectives to Tackle Grand Challenges Our sub-theme at the upcoming EGOS colloquium in Hamburg will bring […]


#5thNEST conference – Submissions closed

The 5th NEST conference will take place on the 7th and 8th of May in Zürich, Switzerland. Surging right before the deadline, submissions to participate in the 5th NEST conference have surpassed the organizers’ expectations. In total, about 100 submissions were sent from all corners of the World, from North America to South Africa, East Asia […]


IST 2019 Awards

We congratulate our 2019 award winners! Best paper award Mara van Welie, Bernhard Truffer and Xiao-Shan Yap: «Towards sustainable urban basic services in low-income countries: A TIS analysis of sanitation value chains in Nairobi» Best poster award Elisabeth Marie Cassidy Svennevik: «Crossing pathways: Personal urban mobility analysis»