Fall 2017 Meeting

The Fall 2017 meeting of the North Carolina Geographical Society will take place on Friday, November 3rd, in Winston-Salem, NC. The event will be held at the Winston-Salem State University Enterprise Center.

Call for presentations

The program committee invites submissions for paper and poster presentations at the NCGS 2017 Annual Meeting.

  • Paper submissions must focus on work conducted in North Carolina.
  • Poster submissions are broadly invited, though posters focusing on work conducted in North Carolina will be given preference

All those planning to submit an abstract must be members of NCGS and presenters must be registered for the conference before November 1st.

Submissions must be made through the online submission system. All submissions must include a title and an abstract (250 word maximum). The submission deadline is Sunday, October 8, 2017. You will receive a confirmation email on submission. Presenters will be contacted in early to mid-October.


All attendees must register for the event. Registration includes all conference materials, a boxed lunch, and refreshments (note: registrations received after October 20th may not include boxed lunch).

NCGS Member $20.00
NCGS Student Member $10.00
Non-Member $60.00
Non-Member Student $45.00

Note: Members must be logged-in to receive the member price. Non-members are encouraged to become members before registering.


North Carolina Geographical Society 2017 Annual Meeting
10:00AM to 3:00PM, Friday, November 3, 2017
The Enterprise Center
10:00 - Welcome and opening remarks
10:30 - NCGS Business Meeting
12:00 - Lunch and Poster session
1:00 - Presentation session
3:00 - Adjournment

This agenda is subject to change based on the number of presentation submissions.

Sponsorship opportunities

Please contact us if you would like to discuss sponsorship opportunities.