3rd (online) International Conference on ‘Rethinking Clusters: Place-Based Initiatives For Inclusive, Innovative And Reflective Societies’

Country: Spain

City: València

Abstr. due: 01.09.2020

Dates: 24.11.20 — 25.11.20

Area Of Sciences: Sociology;

Organizing comittee e-mail: rethinkingclusters@cfp.upv.es

Organizers: Universitat Politècnica de València & Universitat de València


The contents of the conference relate, but are not limited, to these themes:

1. Regional development and clusters for inclusion and cohesion: a socioeconomic approach

2. Multinationals, clusters and global value chains

3. Technological change, innovation, networks and ecosystems

4. Cluster life cycle, resilience and evolutionary trajectories of local systems

5. Clusters’ transition towards sustainability and regional development

6. Entrepreneurship in clusters, local systems and ecosystems

7. Culture and creative industries in sustainability transitions

8. Industry 4.0 and digitalization of firms, clusters and regions

9. Artificial intelligence in clusters and local development

10. Place-based policies: inclusive, reflexive and innovative initiatives

11. Sustainability transitions in the energy sector

12. Complexity theory and sustainable development

13. Research methods on clusters, industrial districts and local systems

Conference Web-Site: https://ersa.org/calls/calls-for-event-submissions/