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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 […]


New thematic group on Urban Transitions and Transformations

We are happy to announce the launch of a new thematic group on Urban Transitions and Transformation Research on urban transitions is a central element in the wider research agenda on the ‘geography of transitions’, i.e. research that explores spatial dimensions of sustainability transitions and the particularities of institutional contexts. […]


Call for abstracts 4th NEST Conference, Lisbon, April 2019

  The Network for Early Career Researchers in Sustainability Transitions (NEST) is inviting paper abstracts for the 4th annual NEST Conference 2019 (#4THNEST), with the theme: “Transitions to where? Shared values and visions for sustainability transitions.” The conference will be held on April 4-5, 2019 in Lisbon, Portugal.   Deadline […]


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. […]


Green Horizons Scoreboard on Environmental Innovation Systems

I’m sure a few of you are interested in cross-national indicators on environment and innovation .. The Green Horizons Scoreboard is a key result of the a 5-year RECREATE project, a transnational supporting action for the European Commission. The Green Horizons Scoreboard provides indicators on eleven different environmental innovation systems […]


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