Topical Issues of International Political Geography
(TIPG 2020)

October 16-17, 2020

28 Grazhdansky pr.,
Academic Building No 16, room 104,
195220, St. Petersburg, Russia

Organizers:
Department of International Relations of Peter the Great St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Department of International and Humanitarian Law, North-West Institute of Management — branch of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, Saint-Petersburg, Russia

Dear Authors,

The TIPG 2020 will address the main issues of contemporary political geography and international relations. The Conference provides a platform for discussion and collaboration of experts in the fields of Political Geography, Geopolitics, International Relations, International Law and other related areas of inquiry.

The Conference is a continuation of the International Conference “Topical issues of international relations in the current geopolitical context”, which has been taken place in St. Petersburg annually since 2016.

Conference papers :

2019 2017-2018 2016 2015

Committees

  • Dr. Mustafa Altunok, Associate Professor of the Public Administration Department, Bolu Abant Izzet Baysal University, Turkey
  • Dr. Hamza Ateş, Professor of the Department of Political Sciences s and Public Administration, Istanbul Medeniyet University, Turkey
  • Dr. Vadim R. Atnashev, PhD in Philology, Associate Professor at the Department of International and Humanitarian Law, North-West Institute of Management, The Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, Associate Professor at the Department of International Humanitarian Relations, St. Petersburg State University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Mr. Ivan Arjona-Pelado, President of the Foundation for the Improvement of Life, Culture and Society, Spain
  • Dr. Amneh Badran, Professor, Head of the Chair of Political Science, Director of the Institute for Global Studies, Al Quds University, Palestine
  • Dr. Zeynab Z.Bakhturidse, Doctor of Science (Political Science), Professor of the Chair of International Relations of Peter the Great St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Nadezhda Bogdanova, Associate Professor of International Relations Department Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Radomir V. Bolgov, PhD in Political Science, Associate Professor of the Chair of World politics, Faculty of the International Relations and St. Petersburg State University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Elena L. Boldyreva, PhD in Political Science, Associate Professor of the Chair of International Relations of Peter the Great St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Adolfo Calatrava-García, PhD in Political Science and Public Administration, University Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
  • Dr. Gdalin Dmitriy Aleksandrovich, Candidate of Geographical Sciences, Associate Professor, Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Geography Russian State Pedagogical University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Yuriy Nikiforovich Gladkiy, Doctor of geography, Professor, Corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Education, Head of the Department of Economic Geography, Russian State Pedagogical University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Alexander Dawoody, Professor of Public Policy and Administration, Marywood University, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Dr. Konstantin Yu. Eidemiller, PhD in Geography, Senior Lecturer of the Department of International Humanitarian Relations, School of International Relations, Saint-Petersburg State University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Prof. Vladimir Fokin, Dr.Sc., Professor, Head of the Department of International Humanitarian Relations, St. Petersburg State University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Rovshan Gabil ogly Gatamov, PhD in History, Associate Professor of the Chair of Modern and Contemporary History of European and American Countries, Baku State University, Azerbaijan
  • Dr. İsmail GÜLLÜ, Assistant Professor, Dr. in Sociology, Sociology Department of Karamanoğlu Mehmetbey University, Turkey
  • Dr. Wolfgang Holtkamp, Senior Advisor International Affairs Universität Stuttgart, Rektorat, Amerikanistik
  • Dr. Anar Gamal ogly Iskenderov, Doctor of Science (History), Professor, Head of the Department of Source Studies, Historiography and Methods, Baku State University, Azerbaijan
  • Li Jingcheng, Assistant lecturer, Department of International Relations, Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, Russia-China
  • Dr. Wang Juntao, PhD in Political Science, Associate Professor of the Chair of International Relations of Peter the Great St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University, Russia-China
  • Dr. Bárbara Elena Karell-Furé, PhD in Philology, University of Havana, Department Director of the Education Ministry of the Republic of Cuba
  • Dr. Viktor P.Kirilenko, Doctor of Science (Jurisprudence), Professor, Honored Lawyer of Russian Federation, Head of the Department of International and Humanitarian Law, North-West Institute of Management — branch of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Gabriele Kötschau, PhD in Jurisprudence, Wirtschaftskooperationen West-Ost, Hamburg, Germany
  • Dr. Kornekova Svetlana Yuryevna, Doctor of Geography, Professor, Department of Regional Economics and Environmental Management, St. Petersburg State University of Economics
  • Dr. Ekaterina V. Kuchumova, PhD in Political Science, Associate Professor of the Chair of International Relations of Peter the Great St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Eugene A.Makovetskiy, Doctor of Science (Philosophy), Professor of the Institute of Philosophy of St. Petersburg State University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Vadim I. Musaev, Doctor of Science (History), leading researcher of Department of Contemporary History of Russia of Saint-Petersburg Institute of History of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Sunyoung Park, PhD., Professor, Department of China Trade and Commerce, Sejong University, Republic of Korea
  • Dr. Ingeborg Pardon, PhD in History, Institut Dialogica, Berlin, Germany
  • Dr. Sofia Pereswetoff-Morath, Temporary Assistant Professor at Uppsala University and Stockholm University, Sweden
  • Dr. Sergey N. Pogodin, Doctor of Science (History), Professor, Head of the Department of International Relations of Peter the Great St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Anna L.Riabova, PhD in Philosophy, Associate Professor of Peter the Great St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University, Saint-Petersburg State University, Saint-Petersburg, Russi
  • Dr. Francisco Javier Ruiz-Martínez, Doctor of Political Science and Sociology, Professor of Carlos III University and Alicante University, Spain, Associated Scientific Member of The Sociological Institute of the Russian Academy of Science
  • Dr. Andrey V. Rusakovich, Doctor of Science (History), Head of the Department of Diplomatic and Consular Service of Faculty of International Relations of The Belarusian State University, Republic of Belarus
  • Dr. Marina A. Sablina, PhD in Political Science, Associate Professor of the Chair of International Relations of Peter the Great St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Eduardas Spiriajevas, Dr. of Sciences (Geography), Head of Geography Programes Bachelor - Social Economic Geography and Regional Studies Master - Human Geography, Associated professor of Center for Social Geography and Regional Studies Faculty of the Social Sciences and Humanities Klaipėda University, Lithuania
  • Dr. Abulfez Suleymanov, Doctor of Science (Sociology), Professor, Head of Sociology Department, Üsküdar University, Turkey
  • Dr. Sukhorukov Vyacheslav Dmitrievich, Doctor of Geography, Professor, Head of the Department of Geography Teaching Methods, Russian State Pedagogical University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Alexey V. Tsyb, PhD in Philosophy, Associate Professor of Peter the Great St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University, Associate Scientific Member of The Sociological Institute of the Russian Academy of Science, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Natalia A. Vasilieva, Doctor of Science (Philosophy), Professor of the Chair of World Politics, School of International Relations of St. Petersburg State University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr.Thomas Wallgren, Professor of Helsinki University, Institute of Philosophy, Leader of the Wittgenstein von Wright Archiven, Finland
  • Dr. Xu Xing, PhD., Professor, Doctoral supervisor of Zhou Enlai School of Government, Director of Zhou Enlai Research Center, Nankai University, China
  • Dr. Yang Xuewei, Research fellow, Senior consultant, Tus-Holdings, China, Visiting professor, Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO
  • Dr. Vatanyar S. Yagya, Doctor of Science (History), Professor, Head of the Department of World Politics, School of International Relations of St. Petersburg State University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia

  • Dr. Sergey N. Pogodin, Doctor of Science (History), Professor, Head of the Chair of International Relations of Peter the Great St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia (Chairman)
  • Dr. Vadim R. Atnashev, PhD in Philology, Associate Professor at the Department of International and Humanitarian Law, North-West Institute of Management, The Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, Associate Professor at the Department of International Humanitarian Relations, St. Petersburg State University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia (Coordinator)
  • Dr. Zeynab Z.Bakhturidse, Doctor of Science (Political Science), Professor of the Chair of International Relations of Peter the Great St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Radomir V. Bolgov, PhD in Political Science, Associate Professor of the Chair of World politics, Faculty of the International Relations and St. Petersburg State University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia (Coordinator)
  • Li Jingcheng, Assistant lecturer, Department of International Relations, Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, Russia-China (Coordinator)
  • Dr. Alexey V. Tsyb, PhD in Philosophy, Associate Professor of Peter the Great St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University, Associate Scientific Member of The Sociological Institute of the Russian Academy of Science, Saint-Petersburg, Russia. (Coordinator)

The TIPG 2020

Topical Issues of International Political Geography

October 16-17, 2020

Conference coordinator
Dr. Radomir V. Bolgov
Dr. Vadim R. Atnashev
Russia, 195220, St.Petersburg, Grazhdansky pr., 28, Academic Building No 16, room 104
14:00 - 18:00 МСК

The conference will include five panels:

  • Panel 1: Political geography in the modern world
  • Panel 2: New challenges to international relations
  • Panel 3: Topical issues of international law
  • Panel 4: Migration and socio-demographic processes in Europe
  • Panel 5: Ideologies of regionalism and globalization in historical context. Philosophy of politics

Announcements of the results of comparative studies are especially welcome.

Important dates

19
July
Submission Deadline
19
Aug
Notification of acceptance
10
Sep
Final paper submission

Conference fee

Russian Participants

15 000

Russian PhD students

8 000

Standard Registration

250

Conference fee does not include accommodation payment. The costs of travel and accommodation participants cover themselves. All payments from the Russian citizens and organisations are made in rubles.

PAPER SUBMISSION

All accepted papers will be sent to Springer Geography (indexed in Scopus). Before submitting the paper please read the Information for Authors and Publishing Policies & Ethics. English is the language of the conference and of all submissions.

In order to participate in the conference, the authors need to upload the paper till July 19, 2020, via Easychair for TIPG-2020 by the Submission Deadline.

All papers should be written in English and prepared using the Word template within 10 -15 pages. All papers should be submitted without any means of identifying their authors through EasyChair Page by the Submission Deadline.

All submissions will be double-blind peer reviewed. Submissions must be original and should not have been published previously or considered for publication elsewhere. Accepted papers must be revised to address reviewer comments, to add author names and affiliations and to add the rights management text received above and resubmitted through EasyChair Page by the Revised Submission Deadline. Papers will be published in proceedings and will be sent to Scopus.



Cultural program

Sightseeing tour in St. Petersburg

Sightseeing tour in St. Petersburg

17 october

12.00-16.00

Venue and accomodation

The modern congress center with comfortable halls is equipped with everything necessary for conferences and other events. It is located in the heart of the university campus on the north of St. Petersburg within easy walking distance of the metro station Polytechnicheskaya.

St. Petersburg is Europe’s Best Tourist Destination of the year 2017, Europe's Leading Heritage Destination 2018 and Europe's Leading Cruise Destination 2018 at World Travel Awards.

We recommend conference participants to book hotels in the city center near the red metro line (it takes about 20 minutes by metro from the city center to the venue).

You can also choose the hotels that are within walking distance of the venue:

  • Orbita Hotel, Nepokorennyh Prospekt 4, Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • «Akademia» Hotel, Prospekt Nauki 15/1, Saint Petersburg, Russia