Dear all,

Abstract submission is now open for the 28th IAPS conference that will be held in Barcelona from 2-5 July 2024. The deadline for submission is 15 December 2023. This conference is titled “Enacting Transdisciplinary Knowledge: People, Places, Movements and Sustainabilities”.

More info here:

Six domains have been selected to organize the topics of the conference, each one with several sub-categories. The organization of the conference will reorganize and relocate communications according to the type and number of communications received and accepted.

Topic 1: Climate Change and sustainability – Changing human behavior
• Sustainable lifestyles and green economy
• Resource crises and environmental research
• Risks and hazards: their perception and management

Topic 2: Natural and urban environments – The transitions of cities
• Urban design, architecture, landscape design and their effect on people
• Design and habitation of domestic, work and public buildings and spaces
• Evaluation of buildings and natural landscapes
• Stress-related to work and residential settings

Topic 3: Participation, citizenship and environmental justice
• Sustainability and social innovation
• Environmental activism and discourses
• Social movement and social media

Topic 4: Place attachment – Space, gender and post-colonialism
• Theories of place, place attachment, and place identity
• Social use of space, crowding, privacy, territoriality, personal space
• Stigmatized spaces, prejudices and spatial segregation
• Gentrification and touristification

Topic 5: Mobility, habits and needs
• Spatial cognition and wayfinding
• Mobility research
• Leisure and tourism behaviour in physical settings

Topic 6: Information, communication management and construction of realities
• Representation and Social Construction of Realitats
• Sources of information, credibility and communication management
• Uncertainties of science, ecoanxiety and solastalgia