The Indonesian Regional Science Association (IRSA) in collaboration with IPB University invite scholars, practitioners, and students to submit papers to be presented in the 18th IRSA International Conference. The theme of the conference is Uncertainty in the Post-pandemic World: Securing the Regional Economy Resilience, and it will be held in Bogor, West Java on 17-18 July 2023.

Potential topics to be discussed in the conference include, but not limited to:

  1. Green/blue economy
  2. Circular economy
  3. Urban-rural linkage and integration
  4. Food sovereignty/security
  5. Energy security
  6. Sustainable and resilient supply chain
  7. SMEs in the global value chains (GVC)
  8. Closed loop agriculture and regional growth
  9. Digital transformation in agriculture
  10. Regional cooperation in addressing the threat of inflation
  11. Digital trade and its challenges
  12. Economic challenges in the post pandemic era.

Extended paper abstract of about 500 words should be submitted online via by 4 April 2023.

Abstract should consist of background, data and methodology, potential contributions, and keywords. Abstracts must be submitted in English, as also the full paper.

Paper sessions are seminar-style for each paper and ample time for discussion and for participants to provide constructive feedback to authors. Paper presentations will be in English.

Important Dates

1 Jan 2023     :Abstract Submission Opening
15 Jan 2023   :Abstract Submission Deadline
3 Apr 2023   :Early Bird Registration Open
1 May 2023   :Notification of Abstract Acceptance
1 May 2023  :Early Bird Registration End
1 Jun 2023 :Full Paper Submission Deadline
15 Jun 2023 :Paper Presenter Registration Deadline
15 Jun 2022      :Non-Presenter Registration Deadline
15-16 Jul 2023       :Pre-conference training
17-18 Jul 2023          :Conference Date