Island Studies International: Conferences and Events


2017 CONFERENCES (clicking on titles will take you to conference websites)

June 15-19, 2017 | St. John’s, NL, CAN | ISIC 13: Stories, Ballads, and Island Narratives
Hosted by Small Islands Culture Research Initiative (SICRI)

July 2-7, 2017 | Kangaroo Island, AU | Islands of the World XV: Small island communities: models for global survival
Hosted by International Small Island Studies Association (ISISA)

July 10-14, 2017 | Dundee, Scotland | Island Invasives Conference 2017
Hosted by University of Dundee

September 13-16, 2017 | Bo, Norway | Traditions and transformations in the sustainability of rural communities
Hosted by North Atlantic Forum (NAF) and Telemark University

October 24-17, 2017 | Copenhagen, Denmark | Mermaids, Maritime Folklore, and Modernity
Hosted by Island Dynamics

November 8-12, 2017 | Funchal, Madeira | Island Cities and Urban Archipelagos 2017 
Hosted by Island Dynamics

November 17-21, 2017 | Okinawa, Japan | Externalities: “Mainlands, Great Powers, and Other Islands
Hosted by Reseau d’excellence des territoires insulaires (RETI) / University of the Ryukyus

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2018 CONFERENCES

January 21-25, 2018 | Longyearbyen, Svalbard | EXTREME: Rethinking the Limits to Community, Architecture, and Urbanism
Hosted by Island Dynamics

March 11-14, 2018 | Philipsburg, Sint Maarten | Island States/Island Territories: The 1st International Conference on Small Island States and Subnational Island Jurisdictions
Hosted by University of Prince Edward Island / University of St. Martin

May 2018 | Zhoushan, China | Sea, Port, City 2018
Hosted by Island Dynamics

June 21-25, 2018 | Terchelling, The Netherlands | Islands of the World XVI: For an Island Sense of Place
Hosted by International Small Island Studies Association (ISISA)