Romanian Section: The XIIIth International Conference, celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Romanian Regional Science Association – online, 4-6 November, 2021

Given the pandemic uncertainties, the Romanian Regional Science Association will organise its XIIIth International Conference online, on 4-6 November, with the central topic of "Spatial Planning, Territorial Cohesion and Cooperation in South-East Europe". On this occasion the 20th anniversary of the Romanian RSA will be celebrated as well.

The following keynote speakers have accepted the invitation:

Corina Cretu, Romania – EP Member, Former European Commissioner for Regional Policy
Eduardo Haddad, Brazil - University of Sao Paulo, President of the Regional Science Association International
Peter Nijkamp, The Netherlands – Free University of Amsterdam, Past President of the European Regional Science Association and the Regional Science Association International
André Torre, France – University Paris-Saclay and INRAE, President of the European Regional Science Association

Also, the representatives of the ERSA sections from South-East Europe have confirmed the participation in a plenary round table dedicated to the main topic of the conference:

Tuzin Baycan – Turkish Section; Vinko Mustra – Croatian Section; Yannis Psycharis – Greek Section; Kosyo Stoychev – Bulgarian Section; Daniela Constantin – Romanian Section. Chair: Rosella Nicolini, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain, ERSA Secretary

The Call for Papers will be launched in the due course and will be posted on both Romanian RSA and ERSA websites.