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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 (will be completed and updated in the coming months)


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!


Impact factor for EIST

  The Elsevier journal Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions (EIST), associated with STRN, has been accepted by Clarivate (part of Thomson Reuters) to be included in the “Master Journal List”, covering all journal titles in the Web of Science. It means EIST will obtain an ‘official’ impact factor (IF), likely to be published […]


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 […]


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 […]