The Pacific Regional Science Conference Organization (PRSCO), the Regional Science Association International (RSAI) and RMIT University are pleased to invite you to submit your papers to the 17th PRSCO Summer Institute. The conference will be held online from 11-13 August 2021. The theme of the conference is “Emerging Technologies in Regional Development”.
The topics of the conference include, but not limited to:
Best papers presented at the conference will be invited to submit the papers to a special issue on “Emerging Technologies in Regional Science” of Regional Science Policy and Practice (Q2). The papers will go through the journal standard review process.
Deadline for Abstract Submission: 30 April 2021
Notification of Paper Acceptance: 20 May 2021
Deadline for Full Papers: 21 June 2021
Registration Deadlines: 1 July 2021
Conference: 11-13 August 2021
Presenters are invited to submit an electronic copy (either Microsoft Word or PDF) of their papers (in English) with the file names labelled as the presentation title. Papers must be submitted by email to email@example.com
All submissions will go through a double-blind peer review process and all presenters are expected to discuss a paper and/or chair a session.
1. To apply for attending the conference, complete the Registration Form.
2. Full papers should be submitted by 21 June 2021 to firstname.lastname@example.org
3. If your paper is accepted, you should receive a notification of acceptance on 20 May 2021. Please complete the Registration no later than 1 July 2021.
The conference will provide a workshop for PhD students to discuss/pitch their PhD studies and receive feedback from various professors and senior academics.
The workshop will be embedded into the conference as a 1.5 to 2 hours session where the students can either present full papers (10 minutes presentation plus 5 minutes discussion) or pitch their research (3-5 minutes presentation plus 5 minutes discussion).
The students will receive advice on their publication potential and targeted journals.
The host will be Professor Gabriel Lee from University of Regensburg and Associate Professor Vikash Ramiah from University of Wollongong.
Papers must be submitted by email to email@example.com (with a title "Nurturing Talent Session")