The 14th World Conference of the Regional Science Association International will be held from 8 to 11 April, 2024, at the John von Neumann University in Kecskemét, Hungary. It will be organized by the Hungarian Section of the Regional Science Association International.

The meeting is open to the world-wide regional science community and aims to bring together the key elements of multidisciplinary regional science research and to provide a scientific platform for presenting and discussing research at the frontiers of spatial sciences.

​Topics such as agglomeration economies, urban-rural relations, migration, spatial and resources allocation, border effects, urbanization, sustainable cities, mobility, land use, environmental quality, disaster management, energy transition, cultural heritage, poverty, segregation, spatial modelling are important issues covered in the 2024 RSAI World Congress.

The congress will host countless exciting events, including special sessions and semi-plenary policy sessions.


Important Dates


30 NOV 2023         Deadline for Abstract/ Special Session Submission

15 DEC  2023         Notification of Abstract Acceptance

16 DEC 2023         Registration Opens

15 JAN 2024         Deadline registration at reduced fee

28 FEB 2024         Deadline registration for being included in the program

10 MAR 2024         Draft program

01 APR 2024         Final Program in electronic version

08-11 APR  2024  Conference & meeting