Commission on Geographical Education of the International Geographical Union



Upcoming conferences

Prague, Czechia, 11-14 August, 2020.

– Veune: Albertov, Prague (Campus of the Faculty of Science, Charles University)
– Registration opens: January 10th
– Abstract submission deadline: March 2nd
– Detail information will be available soon

The next conferences after that will be

  • 2021 IGU CGE Conference South Africa
  • 2022 IGU International Geographical Congress (100 year anniversary), Paris, France
  • 2023 IGU CGE Conference London, UK
  • 2024 IGU International Geographical Congress, Dublin, Ireland

IGU-CGE Conference,
Prague, Czechia,
August 11؎14, 2020

On behalf of the Commission on Geographical Education of the International Geographical Union and of the Conference Organizing Committee, we would like to invite geographical education researchers, teacher trainers, teachers and everyone interested in geographical education to participate in the CGE 2020 International Conference with the main theme: Making connections: Cooperation and Networking in Geographical Education.

The main goal of this conference is to support the networking of researchers who investigate geographical education from different perspectives around the world.

More information about the conference can be found on the conference website:

The call for sessions, panel discussions, workshops, papers and posters is now open. Participants are welcome to submit their proposals using the form on the conference website till January 31 (for sessions) and March 2 (for discussion panels, workshops, papers and posters). When submitting a proposal, please, follow the instructions on the web page. All submitted proposals will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee of the conference. The decision on abstract acceptance will be made on March 16, 2020. Participants will be informed immediately after the decision is made.

Registration of the participants (for the conference, as well as for social events) will open in mid-February.

Important dates:

Call for proposals opens                       10th January

Deadline for paper session proposals   31st January

Registration opens                               17th February

Deadline for proposals of discussions, papers, posters and workshops

2nd March

Decisions on abstract acceptance       16th March

Early bird registration closes                15th April

Registration closes                               31st July

Conference                                           11th–14th August

We look forward to seeing you in Prague!

On behalf of the Organizing Committee,

Martin Hanus

Past conferences

Conference archive.

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