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EIST SI on research agenda

Last year, in February 2019, we published the updated STRN research agenda. Now, a special issue is available in Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions (EIST) with 10 responses to the research agenda. Scholars have identified blind spots and suggested new perspectives for sustainabilility transitions research. Check it out.


IST 2020 – COVID 19 update mid April

COVID-19 We are actively monitoring the global COVID-19 outbreak and its potential consequences for the IST2020 Conference in Vienna this summer. As many other countries, Austria is taking decisive measures to fight further spread of the virus and to support health services, businesses etc. We are extremely pleased by your […]


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 […]


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 […]


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Research Agenda – Updated version (2019)

STRN works to improve scientific understanding of sustainability transitions through a program of networking, research coordination and synthesis activities organized around eight research themes. Our  research agenda (updated in 2019) specifies the research and policy challenges that the network is currently engaged with. Download journal version at EIST / Sciencedirect. […]


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 […]