The 7th Geography of Innovation (GEOINNO) Conference is hosted by the Manchester Institute of Innovation Research and Alliance Manchester Business School, this prestigious event will take place at The University of Manchester from 10th to 12th January 2024. Registration has now closed, thank you to everyone that secured their spot.
The Geography of Innovation Conference provides a forum for discussion to scholars interested in scientific, policy and strategic issues concerning the spatial dimension of innovation activities.
In line with the six previous editions of the conference, held in Saint Etienne (France) in 2012, Utrecht (Netherlands) in 2014, Toulouse (France) in 2016, Barcelona (Spain) in 2018, Stavanger (Norway) in 2020 and Bocconi (Italy) in 2022 the main objective of this event is to bring together some of the world’s leading scholars from a variety of disciplines ranging from economic geography and regional science, to economics and management science, sociology and network theory, and political and planning sciences.
The local organising committee includes: Professor Elvira Uyarra, Dr Mabel Sanchez Barrioluengo, Professor Silvia Massini, Professor Raquel Ortega-Argilés, Professor Kieron Flanagan, Professor Philip Shapira, Dr Shukhrat Nasirov, Dr Cornelia Lawson, Professor Bruce Tether and Professor Philip McCann.
The Manchester Institute of Innovation Research, as conference host and organiser, are delighted to have support from our partners at the Manchester Urban Institute and Creative Manchester, and from our partner and sponsor, the UKRI-funded Productivity Institute, in organising aspects of the conference programme.
For more information about the conference, please visit the conference website: https://geoinno2024.com/registration/ and be sure to follow us on X/Twitter at @geoinno2024