The call for papers for the 6th Geography of Innovation Conference is now closed.

Submissions of full papers and extended abstracts for the Geography of Innovation Conference 2022 closed on 19th September 2021.

All submissions will be peer-reviewed, and the outcome is expected to be provided medio October. Please note that the acceptance/rejection notification will be sent by email only to the submitting author.

Regular sessions: Papers and extended abstracts will be reviewed by a members of the scientific or organising committee.
Special sessions: Papers and extended abstracts will be reviewed by the special session organisers.

In order to maximise participation we will prioritize the presentation of one paper per author.

Please approach the organising committee at for more information or support.

Regular sessions

  • Universities and the geography of science and innovation
  • Innovation policy for regions and countries
  • Green and sustainable innovation
  • Mobility of workers, relatedness and the geography of innovation
  • Responsible innovation, social innovation and inclusive growth
  • Urban agglomerations, externalities and innovation
  • Spatial dynamics of innovation networks
  • Globalisation of innovation and knowledge
  • Social capital, institutions and innovation
  • Innovation in developing and emerging economies
  • Innovation in peripheral regions
  • Smart cities and smart regions
  • Clusters, industrial districts and regional innovation systems

Special Sessions


  • Bocconi University
The deadline for submissions of papers to be presented at GEOINNO2022 has now passed.