The programme and presenters of EFGS 2018

We are glad to announce the preliminary programme and presenters of EFGS 2018: Day 1, October 16th 2018 08.30 – 09.30 Registration 09.30 – 10.30 Conference Opening Welcome Speech by Statistics Finland — Marjo Bruun, Director General of Statistics Finland National Land...Read article

Time to register for EFGS 2018!

The 11th Annual European Forum for Geography and Statistics EFGS is held in Helsinki on 16 to 18 October 2018. The registration is open until 15 September 2018 or when the maximum number of conference participants have registered. The maximum number of participants is...Read article

Migration to Europe and its demographic background

Analyses of available data on international migration are becoming increasingly important in demographic projections year after year in the age of human mobility. As Europe experienced an unprecedented mass inflow of refugees and asylum seekers in 2015 since World War...Read article

4th keynote speaker confirmed for EFGS 2018

We are pleased to announce that Steven Vale will be the 4th keynote speaker for EFGS 2018 in Helsinki. Steven Vale is a Senior Statistician and the Regional Advisor in Statistics at the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, in Geneva, Switzerland. This role...Read article

EFGS 2018 Conference Helsinki, Finland

The conference of the 11th European Forum for Geography and Statistics (EFGS) took place at Marina Congress Center in Helsinki, Finland from 16 to 18 October 2018. The motto of the conference was “Finding the Future together”. The conference programme consisted of the...Read article

Keynote speakers confirmed for EFGS 2018

We are delighted to announce keynote speakers for EFGS 2018 as Toni Ahlqvist, Julien Grunfelder and Ed Parsons. We look forward to welcoming our guest speakers in Helsinki.     Toni Ahlqvist (Ph.D.), Professor of Regional Development and Policy at the University...Read article