• 2018 IGU-CAG Meeting in Quebec City

The International Geographical Union and the Canadian Association of Geographers invite you to submit abstracts to be considered for organized sessions and individual papers, and posters for their upcoming IGU-CAG Conference in beautiful Quebec City from August 6th to 10th 2018. Abstract submissions will take place from November 1st 2017 to March 15th 2018.


Featuring Acclaimed Geographers addressing the importance of ‘Appreciating Difference’:

Wiley Plenary Speakers

Dr. Shuaib Lwasa

(The State of African Geography)

Drs. Sarah Hunt, Annie Ross and Margot Greenwood

(Indigenous Geographies)

Luminary Speakers

Dr. Sarah Bednarz, Sponsored by the CAG Education Study Group)

Dr. Jérôme Dupras, Sponsored by the Regroupement des géographes du Québec

Dr. Mike Goodchild, Sponsored by the CAG GIS Study Group

Dr. Doris Wastl-Walter, Sponsored by the IGU Commission, Geography of Governance

This bilingual English-French conference is a truly international event bringing together more than fifty IGU and CAG Commissions and Study Groups in Human, Physical and Education Geography. We are equally pleased to be joined by the National Council for Geographic Education. Numerous field trips will take advantage of Quebec’s stunning mountain, marine and rural environments as well as urban and cultural centres. Come for the geography and stay for the natural and cultural attractions!


Session proposals and individual papers and posters should take into consideration the conference theme: “Appreciating Difference.” Abstracts will be published in an electronic format available to all participants. Details on the preliminary program, submitting, registering, travel, and lodging can be found at the conference website: http://igu2018.ulaval.ca

Bienvenue au Canada in 2018!


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