The 5th Geography of Innovation Conference (GEOINNO2020) takes place in Stavanger, Norway, on 29th – 31st January 2020. Any interested scholars, students and stakeholders are welcome to attend this conference, whether or not they have a paper accepted for presentation.


Registration opens: 21st October 2019

Registration closing date (for presenters): 24th November 2019

Registration closing date (for non-presenters): 31st December 2019

All who submitted papers or extended abstracts via within the deadline 20th September, should have received an acceptance or rejection email. If not, please let us know on .

When registering for the conference as a presenter, please remember to include the three digit submission ID in the registration form.


Full conference participation fee: NOK 3 500 (≈ EUR 350)
Full conference participation fee for PhD fellows: NOK 2 000 (≈ EUR 200)

This includes breaks with coffee and snacks between the sessions, reception Wednesday 29th January, lunch Thursday 30th January, gala dinner Thursday 30th January and lunch Friday 31st January.

You can pay the conference fee with Credit/Debit card or by invoice (invoice admin fee will be added). Please note that the registration is not valid until the payment is received by the organisers. The invoice payment option will only be available until 10th November 2019.
Please see our registration terms and conditions for more information.


The conference venue is at Clarion Hotel Energy, Stavanger. The hotel is located 14 km from Stavanger Airport (SVG) and 3 km from Stavanger City Centre. The bus connections are very good both to/from the airport and to/from the city centre. We are getting a special room rate for the conference week:

from Sunday 26/01 – Friday 31/01/2020: NOK 1 130 (≈ EUR 113) per night incl. breakfast
from Friday 31/01 – Sunday 02/02/2020: NOK 890 (≈ EUR 89) per night incl. breakfast

Below you will find a link to the hotel booking site. Enter this page, and click on the text “Do you have a discount or booking code?” below the date search box. Enter the code “Geoinno2020” to activate the special rates.

The hotel is facing some issues with their online registration system. If you cannot access the special rates,
please send an email to or phone +47 51 34 78 00 to make a room reservation.
Please refer to booking code GR012232 or GEOINNO2020 in order to get the special conference rate.
You will then be charged upon departure.