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.


Full conference attendance registration closed: 20th January 2020

Registration for daytime events is open throughout the conference: 20th January – 31st January 2020

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.


The different categories and fees for participation at the GEOINNO2020 conference is from the 20th – 31st January as follows:

Conference attendance for non-presenters (excl. reception and gala dinner): NOK 1 500 (≈ EUR 150)
Reception at Arkeologisk museum Wednesday 29th January: NOK 700 (≈ EUR 70)
GEOINNO2020 day pass Wednesday (incl. reception): NOK 900 (≈ EUR 90)
Conference day pass Wednesday (excl. reception): NOK 400 (≈ EUR 40)
Conference day pass Thursday (excl. gala dinner): NOK 800 (≈ EUR 80)
Conference day pass Friday: NOK 700 (≈ EUR 70)

All day passes include coffee and snacks between the sessions. Thursday and Friday day passes include lunch buffet. Conference attendance includes all of the above-mentioned servings.

After 10th November you will not be able to request payment by invoice, and can only pay the conference fee with a Credit or Debit card. 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 has earlier been facing some issues with their online registration system. If you cannot access the special rates, please send an email to or phone to make a room reservation. Please refer to booking code GR012232 or GEOINNO2020 in order to get the special conference rate.


  • University of Stavanger - Norway


  • Lyse Energi
  • Research Council of Norway
  • stavanger kommune
GEOINNO2020 is over. Thank you all 411 who came to Stavanger for these three days!