October 14-16, 2021 | San Diego State University | Hybrid
The 83rd Annual Meeting is a partnership between the APCG, other AAG Regions, and the Applied Geography Conference and is a component of the AAG Regions Connect: A Joint Climate-Forward Initiative. This year's APCG Conference theme is Geographies of Transition.
We look forward to reconnecting with colleagues and friends, at San Diego State University's Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union, and virtually, during this year's conference.
Congratulations to the 2021 APCG Student Paper and Poster Awardees!
For virtual (live) and in-person presentations:
For virtual posters:
For in-person posters:
Welcome to the APCG 83rd Annual Conference at San Diego State University! All conference events on Thursday and Friday are scheduled at SDSU, in the Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union (link opens Union map). We are scheduled in the following locations on the 2nd floor: Templo Mayor, Mata'yuum (Tehuanco), Montezuma Lounge, and Montezuma Hall. Several events are scheduled on the 3rd floor terrace.
Abstract and Session Galleries viewable at https://aag-connect.secure-platform.com/a/. Hover over the APCG menu item in the menu banner to present two options – Abstract
and Session Schedule Galleries. You can search for your abstract and session via those
options. You can also access all virtual components of regional partners through the
same link and process of hovering over the regional partner's name.
SDSU Visitor Parking Permit information: https://bfa.sdsu.edu/campus/parkingtrans/visitor
The San Diego Metropolitan Transit System Green Line stops at the SDSU Transit Center, next to the Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union.
A block of 25 rooms is reserved at the DoubleTree by Hilton San Diego Mission Valley, 7450 Hazard Center Drive, San Diego, CA 92108. The DoubleTree is located at the San Diego Metropolitan Transit System Green Line Hazard Center station. The Green Line travels to SDSU as well as to downtown San Diego.
$175/night, Wednesday, October 13-Saturday, October 15, exclusive of state and local taxes, fees, incidentals, and parking. Overnight self-parking is offered at a discount of $10/night off prevailing rates.Please call 800-222-TREE or visit https://book.passkey.com/go/AAGRoomBlock to reserve your room. The room block is reserved under group code AAG. The reservation cut-off date is September 13, 2021. Reservations may be cancelled with no penalty up to 72 hours before check-in. Within the 72 hour window, cancellations will be charged one night room and tax. If a guest does not check-in on their arrival date, a “no-show” fee of one night room and tax will be charged. For hotel amenities and information: https://www.hilton.com/en/hotels/sdgo-dt-doubletree-san-diego-mission-valley/.
Other hotels along the San Diego MTS Green Line:
And many other options walkable to transit stations within downtown San Diego.
GENERAL HEALTH PRECAUTIONS
For attendees who are unvaccinated and required to wear facial coverings while indoors
or when outdoors and unable to maintain six feet to distance, facial coverings may
be removed immediately before eating and must be
replaced immediately after.
In addition, events in Montezuma Hall where attendees will be eating and, therefore, unmasked, will require attendees to be physically distanced and dine 6ft from other attendees.
SDSU COVID-19 Campus Activities Policy (complete policy)
APCG membership Jan 1-Dec 31 2022:
Registration:Hybrid Registration (attend in person with access to all AAG Regions Connect virtual content):
Add-On Events:Thursday, October 14
In order to register for this year's conference, you will be prompted to join or renew your APCG membership for Jan 1-Dec 31, 2022.
Abstracts are due Sunday, October 3 due to intermittent issues with the AAG website.
*Please note this is only for APCG Student Paper and Poster Awards and Travel Grants-2021.
Please see the Student Awards & Scholarships section for additional grants and scholarships.