XXVII European Society for Rural Sociology Conference

The XXVIIth ESRS conference, 24-27 July 2017, Krakow Poland


The theme and event location for the XXVIIth ESRS conference in Krakow is available here.

The Scientific Committee is appointed as following:

Dr. Joost Dessein, Belgium – CHAIR
Dr.soc. Talis Tisenkopfs, Latvia
Dr. Katriina Soini, Finland
Dr. Ruth McAreavey, Ireland
Dr. Michiel de Krom, Belgium
Dr. Maria Partalidou, Greece
Dr. Balint Balasz, Hungary

The Working Groups are situated along three broad thematic lines:

  • ‘Space, place and (in)equalities’,
  • ‘Knowledges in processes of rural change’
  • ‘Agri-food systems and the rural’.

The deadline for the call for ESRS 2017 abstracts has been extend to 13 January.

The call for abstracts can be found here: http://www.esrs2017.confer.uj.edu.pl/abstracts

Please note that there are scholarships available to subsidize attendance, as well as a student paper award. Both are dependent on the acceptance of an abstract by a working group leader.