Southeast Asian Geography Association 2008 International Conference (SEAGA 2008) (SEAGA 2008)

Venue: Philippine Social Science Center (PSSC)

Location: Quezon City, Philippines

Event Date/Time: Jun 03, 2008 End Date/Time: Jun 06, 2008
Registration Date: May 16, 2008
Early Registration Date: Feb 25, 2008
Abstract Submission Date: Jan 14, 2008
Paper Submission Date: May 05, 2008
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The Program Committee invites conference presentations from geographers from Southeast Asia and other parts of the world, affiliates of academic societies, officials and practitioners from public and private institutions, and independent scholars from the different fields in the social and natural sciences who are undertaking geographic studies and other researches that are related to the 2008 Conference theme. The Committee encourages creative and innovative paper presentations. At the same time in addition to panels, formats including thematic workshops, roundtable discussions, and other departures from traditional formal paper presentations are encouraged. The Committee particularly welcomes interdisciplinary or border-crossing proposals that enrich the various approaches in undertaking historical, chronological, geographic and other studies. Young scholars are especially encouraged to participate.

Proposals should be submitted to the 2008 SEAGA Conference Secretariat via email ( by January 14, 2008 (for abstracts of organized panels) and by January 21, 2008 (for individual paper abstracts). A proposal must include a 150-word abstract of the panel/paper as well as the name, affiliation, and contact details of the proponent. Panels that will be organized by potential chairs will be given priority but individual paper proposals will also be given equal consideration. Topics for paper proposals/panels include the following: environment, gender and migration, hazards and mitigation, development and sustainability, culture and politics, geographic education and urban geography. Other relevant topics may be proposed.


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