October 30-November 2 - Austin, Texas. The Annual Meeting of the Society for the History of Discoveries, at the Texas History Museum. Deadline for Call for Papers: 11 April 2014.
November 15 - Long Beach. Fall meeting of the California Map Society, at CSULB.
November 17 - Mulhouse. Journées d'études "Clio en cartes 2", 'Y a-t-il des cartes impossibles?', Université de Haute Alsace / Atlas historique d’Alsace (CRESAT-UHA Fonderie). Deadline for Call for Papers: 15 September 2014.
December 1-2 - Ghent. 2nd EuroSDR Workshop on the Preservation of the Geographic Production Process: an interrogation about how to preserve our heritage of cartographic production methods and how to finance preservation and research in a national and international context. [The first meeting took place 21-22 May 2013.]
December 2-6 - Ghent & Brussels. Joint symposium of the ICA Commission on Map Production and Geo-Business, the ICA Commission on the History of Cartography and the Brussels Map Circle, 'Cartography in Times of War and Peace’. Deadline for Call for Papers: 20 June 2014.
December 5-7 - Berlin. '(Re)Producing the North: Space, Knowledge, and Maps', Second workshop on the History of Mapping History, 'Negotiating Space, Arranging the Land'. Deadline for Call for Papers: 31 August 2014.
March 26-28 - Berlin. Renaissance Society of America, a session to be organized by Elizabeth Ross, University of Florida, 'Early Modern Art and Cartography (1400-1600)'. Ashgate Publishing expects to produce a volume of essays. Deadline for Call for Papers: 2 June 2014.
April 23-25 - London. William Smith Meeting 2015 – 200 Years of Smith’s Map, History of Geology Group of the Geological Society of London. Deadline for Call for Papers: 31 August 2014.
May 1-4 - London. 70th Anniversary International Conference of the London Medieval Society. Medieval London & the World. Among the suggested themes, 'Mapping & Geography'. Deadline for Call for Papers: 1 May 2014.
May 2 - Stanford. Annual Northern California meeting of the California Map Society, at the Hartley Conference Center.
May 14-17 - Kalamzoo, Michigan. Two proposed panels: 'Rethinking Medieval Maps I: The Unmapped, Marginalized and Fictitious' and 'Rethinking Medieval Maps II: Evidence for the Use and Re-Use of Maps', convened by Laura Whatley and Chet Van Duzer, for the International Congress on Medieval Studies. Deadline for Call for Papers: 15 September 2014.
May 27-9 - Corfu. 10th International Workshop Digital Approaches to Cartographic Heritage, organised by the ICA Commission on Digital Technologies in Cartographic Heritage in cooperation with the History Department of the Ionian University.
June 29-July 3 - London. 'Maps and Mapping before 1900', a one-week, intensive course - part of the London Rare Books School (LRBS) - run by Catherine Delano Smith and Sarah Tyacke with invited specialists.
July 5-10 - London. A session, convened by Keith Lilley and Catherine Porter, ‘Digital mappings and historical geographies’, at the International Conference of Historical Geographers 2015, Royal Geographical Society (with The Institute of British Geographers), Deadline for Call for Papers: 5 September 2014. Also a second proposed panel, convened by Dean Bond and Madalina Veres, Geographies of Early Modern War, Deadline for Call for Papers: 1 September 2014.
July 6-9 - Leeds. International Medieval Congress, sessions on 'Mappings' to be organised by Felicitas Schmieder & Dan Terkla. Deadline for Call for Papers: 20 September 2014.
July 8-11 - London. The Annual Meeting of the Society for the History of Discoveries, at the University of London. Deadline for Call for Papers: 14 January 2015.
July 12-17 - Antwerp, Belgium. 26th International Conference on the History of Cartography Deadline for Call for Papers: 15 October 2014.
August 23-28 - Rio de Janeiro. 27th International Cartographic Conference of the International Cartographic Association, including the Commission on the History of Cartography.
October 19-21 - Cape Town. International Symposium of the International Map Collectors' Society at the Centre for the Book, National Library of South Africa. Deadline for Call for Papers: 5 September 2014.
July 9-14 - Belo Horizonte, Brazil. 27th International Conference on the History of Cartography.
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