The deadline for submission of abstracts for the upcoming IGU Regional Conference in Krakow, Poland, has now passed and the excellent news is that more than 1000 papers have been submitted for consideration.  Visit the conference website for further information

The following dates are still important to note:

   25 February 2014 Notification of results of abstract reviews

10 March 2014 Publication of the provisional conference programme

2 April 2014 Deadline for early registration fee payment

15 May 2014 Deadline for regular registration fee payment

18-22 August 2014 IGU Regional Conference in Krakow

The International Geographical Union (IGU) also announces the availability of travel grants to help defray the costs of participation in Regional Conference. Please note that, due to limited availability of funds, the IGU Travel Grants provide only a partial contribution to registration, transport and accommodation. A maximum of US$1000 will be awarded to successful candidates.   For further information and an application form, please contact Professor Mike Meadows at