Applied Geography Commission (AGC) meeting (L’Aquila, 17-19 junio)

Applied Geography Commission (AGC) meeting (L’Aquila, 17-19 junio)

Dear AGC Colleagues,

I wanted to update you on our 2019 Applied Geography Commission (AGC) meeting before the end of the year. Please find attached the meeting timeline.

When: 17th to 19th June, 2019

Where: Gran Sasso Science Institute, L’Aquila, Italy.

Cost: €300; Partner fee, €160

The conference fee includes morning & afternoon tea, lunch, evening meals, a walking tour of L’Aquila and a half day excursion to Rocca Calascio, Santo Stenano di Sessanio and Bominaco.

The partner fee covers evening meals, walking tour of L’Aquila and the half day excursion

Payment: The web link for the conference fee payment will be circulated as soon as it becomes available.

Getting to L’Aquila: Please find attached information that will help you to get to our conference venue, the Gran Sasso Science Institute in L’Aquila.

Accommodation:  A special conference rate is available at the following 3 hotels:

  1. Hotel L’Aquila**** €70 per night
  2. Hotel San Michele***  €60 per night
  3. Hotel Castello*** €65 per night

For further information on accommodation please contact our local hosts: Dr Giulia Urso ( or Dr Gloria Cicerone (

Abstract submissionOpen NOWCloses 1st February, 2019. Email abstracts to me at:

Happy holidays and look forward to seeing you in L’Aquila in 2019.

Best wishes,


Professor Jonathan Corcoran
Secretary, Applied Geography Commission

Director, Queensland Centre for Population Research

Co-Editor, Australian Population Studies

School of Earth and Environmental Sciences | University of Queensland | St Lucia | Queensland | Australia | 4072
Tel: +61(0)7 3365 6517 | Fax: +61(0)7 3365 6899 | Email:

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