Name change of “PhDs in Transitions network” to “The NEST”, logo competition and 3rd NEST-Conference

The PhDs in Transitions Network is changing its name to The NEST, The Network of Early Career Researchers in Sustainability Transitions. In the coming months, we will also intensify our close collaboration with the STRN network through a permanent representation of the NEST in the STRN steering group. Further, we are very excited to inform you that the 3rd NEST-Conference will be hosted at the Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development at Utrecht University on the 15th and 16th of March 2018.

Advertisements

Call for abstracts: Workshop “Climate Change, Decarbonization and the Urban Energy Transition”

Dear colleagues, I would like to draw your attention to the CliSAP workshop on “Climate Change, Decarbonization and the Urban Energy Transition”, which will be held on October 12th-13th 2017, at the University of Hamburg. The workshop is aiming for developing key concepts and synthesizing the state of the art of urban transformation processes in… Continue reading Call for abstracts: Workshop “Climate Change, Decarbonization and the Urban Energy Transition”

Reminder Call for Abstracts 2nd PhDs in Transitions Conference 2017

We kindly invite you to submit your abstracts for our 2nd PhDs in Transitions Conference: Theory and Practice, which will take place on April 27th and 28th at the EPFL in Lausanne, Switzerland. The aim of the conference is to exchange ideas, discuss about theoretical frameworks, interesting cases, developments and challenges in transition research and additionally explore how… Continue reading Reminder Call for Abstracts 2nd PhDs in Transitions Conference 2017

Call for applications – Eu-SPRI Winter School on Innovation Policy for Transformative Change

The European Forum for Studies of Policies for Research and Innovation, Eu-SPRI Forum, together with the Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU) and INGENIO, is convening a winter school on Innovation Policy for Transformative Change. This is the pilot for a new series of summer and winter schools. Course objectives Participants of the course will become familiar with… Continue reading Call for applications – Eu-SPRI Winter School on Innovation Policy for Transformative Change

Call for Abstracts: 2nd PhDs in Transitions Conference 2017 “Sustainability Transitions in Theory and Practice”

After the successful PhDs in Transitions Conference at Greenwich University in April 2016, we proudly present the follow-up meeting, the 2nd PhDs in Transitions Conference 2017 titled “Sustainability Transitions: Theory and Practice“ 27-28 April, 2017 at the EPFL Lausanne, Switzerland.  The event is organized by the “PhDs in Transitions”, a network of PhDs and early career researchers… Continue reading Call for Abstracts: 2nd PhDs in Transitions Conference 2017 “Sustainability Transitions in Theory and Practice”