The results are in! Participant feedback on #3rdNEST

The #3rdNEST conference feedback results are in! Let’s take a peek at what participants thought worked well…  and what can be done better at the #4thNEST in 2019.

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Towards the… 3rd NEST Conference

Dear readers, although not exactly one year has passed since our last event (even more info here), it’s that time of the year again – time for the annual NEST conference event. While last time there might have been some uncertainty about whether it can already be called a tradition, now there’s absolutely no doubt –… Continue reading Towards the… 3rd NEST Conference

News about the 3rd NEST Conference

Posted on behalf of the NEST Conference organisers We are delighted to inform you that the Call for Abstracts for the 3rd NEST conference has brought about another major increase in submissions, and therefore interest in our event: in total we have received 116 submitted abstracts! This can be seen as a sign that Sustainability… Continue reading News about the 3rd NEST Conference

Name change of “PhDs in Transitions network” to “The NEST”, logo competition and 3rd NEST-Conference

The PhDs in Transitions Network is changing its name to The NEST, The Network of Early Career Researchers in Sustainability Transitions. In the coming months, we will also intensify our close collaboration with the STRN network through a permanent representation of the NEST in the STRN steering group. Further, we are very excited to inform you that the 3rd NEST-Conference will be hosted at the Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development at Utrecht University on the 15th and 16th of March 2018.

Shaping the future of our network: outcomes of the network workshop at the IST2017

Graph and (edited) text by Mara van Welie. In the “PhDs in Transitions workshop” at the IST in Gothenburg, 24 PhD students and early career researchers came together to discuss the future strategies and directions of the network. Despite the late hour on a Sunday evening (!), the discussions were fruitful and energetic. The participants… Continue reading Shaping the future of our network: outcomes of the network workshop at the IST2017

PhD Nominee for STRN Steering group elections 2017

The PhDs in Transitions network is happy to nominate Susan Mühlemeier for a position in the Sustainable Transitions Research Network (STRN) steering group. Susan is a PhD student  working in the “Laboratory for Human-Environment Relations in Urban Systems“, at the Swiss Federal Institute for Technology in Lausanne, Switzerland. She has a background in economic geography… Continue reading PhD Nominee for STRN Steering group elections 2017

Call for abstracts: Workshop “Climate Change, Decarbonization and the Urban Energy Transition”

Dear colleagues, I would like to draw your attention to the CliSAP workshop on “Climate Change, Decarbonization and the Urban Energy Transition”, which will be held on October 12th-13th 2017, at the University of Hamburg. The workshop is aiming for developing key concepts and synthesizing the state of the art of urban transformation processes in… Continue reading Call for abstracts: Workshop “Climate Change, Decarbonization and the Urban Energy Transition”