The Regional Science Academy organizes two events in the Netherlands during the last week of August 2017, during the 57th Congress of the European Regional Science Association.
An Advanced Brainstorming Carrefour is organised between the 27th and the 29th of August, in Dalfsen, by Peter Nijkamp and Karima Kourtit. Under the title Towards an Attractive Countryside: Sustainable Villages and Green Landscapes in the New Urban World, the event is co-hosted by the Municipality of Dalfsen and it will take place at the city hall (first day) and in a farm house (second day). Detailed information about the event can be found in this link.
The 31st of August, in Groningen, a “Signatures in Regional Science” event will be held, including the participations of Aura Reggiani, Andres Rodriguez-Pose, Laurie Schintler, Henk Folmer, Roberta Capello and Vicente Royuela Mora. The full program is available in this link.
Photo on the top from Wikipedia.