2019 Annual Conference

PopGRG Research Group Sponsored Sessions
RGS-IBG Annual International Conference, London
Wednesday 28th to Friday 30th August 2019

The Population Geography Research Group is sponsoring eight sessions at the RGS-IBG Annual International Conference 2019. The conference will take place in London from Wednesday 28th to Friday 30th August, with pre-conference workshops on Tuesday 27 August.

For a summary of all our 2019 sponsored sessions please click here – PGRG Sessions(2)


Everyday subjectivities of privileged migrants

Convenors: Sophie Cranston (Loughborough University, UK) Karine Duplan (University of Geneva & University of Neuchâtel – CH)


Exploring the interplay between government, politics and (im)mobility in the Global South

Conveners: Daniel Robins (University of St Andrews) and Hebe Nicholson (University of St Andrews)


Prospects in Migration Theory: What is next?

Conveners: Ibrahim Sirkeci (Regent’s University London, UK) and Jeffrey H. Cohen (Ohio State University, USA)


Transnational Migration and the City: Infrastructure, Everyday Life and Affect

Convener: Yunting Qi (Royal Holloway University of London)


Intergenerational and family perspectives on mobility, migration and care

Convenors: Matej Blazek (Newcastle University) Ruth Cheung Judge (UCL) James Esson (Loughborough University)


Hopeful meanings of residential segregation

Convenor: Nissa Finney (University of St Andrews)


New voices in Population Geography

Convenor: Nissa Finney (University of St Andrews)


Young people’s politics in diverse societies: creating hopeful geographies?

Convenors: Elizabeth Mavroudi and Louise Holt, Loughborough University