Jochen Markard


IST 2019: Deadline extended

There has been a remarkable response to the call for submissions, with over 300 abstracts submitted and more coming in. Over the past few weeks we have witnessed first hand the mobilization of the transitions research community, which is truly global in nature. Many thanks to all those who have […]


Call for Papers IST 2019: deadline extended!

  The CfP has been published. The new deadline for submitting your abstract/ proposal is January-22, 2019. See conference website for further information. Important dates: 22 January 2019: Abstract submission deadline 22 February 2019: Communication of decisions 22 March 2019: Early bird registration deadline 2 June 2019: Full papers submission […]


April 4-5, 2019: 4th NEST Conference 2

The Network of Early Career Researchers in Sustainability Transitions (NEST) is excited to announce the 4th Annual NEST Conference (#4THNEST), with the theme “Transitions to where? Shared values and visions for sustainability transitions” to be held in Lisbon, Portugal on April 4-5, 2019. With all this talk about transitions, this […]


EIST 2017 Impact factor is 5.3 1

  The first impact factor of Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions (EIST) is 5.265 (for 2017). Many thanks to Jeroen van den Bergh, Maurie Cohen, Harald Rohracher and Bernhard Truffer for their continuous support for the journal! And, of course, many thanks to all of you reading and publishing in EIST. […]


IST 2019 in Ottawa / Canada

  The 10th International Sustainability Transitions conference will be held from 23-26 June 2019 in Ottawa, Canada. Conference theme: Accelerating sustainability transitions: Building visions, unlocking pathways, navigating conflicts Conference organizers are James Meadowcroft and Daniel Rosenbloom Conference website


Steering group election 2018

In this year’s SG election, Jonas Torrens and Julius Wesche have been elected as new ERC members of the STRN steering group. Lea Fünfschilling, Florian Kern and Bruno Turnheim were re-elected as senior members. We thank all candidates for their applications and congratulate the new-elected members!