Our conferences, workshops and training

Virtual Symposium, 2020

We are running a virtual symposium on online teaching and learning over a series of Mondays in June (details below). There will be live sessions, as well as discussion boards and resources, which will focus on providing useful tips and ideas for transitioning to online learning in the short term (during the current pandemic) and for how to use these ideas and technologies over the longer term as well.

DEE Conference

The Network hosts the biennial Developments in Economics Education (DEE) Conference (formerly DEBE).

DEE 2021 will take place at Heriot-Watt University on 1st–3rd September.

DEE 2019 took place at the University of Warwick on 11th–13th September.


Past conferences: DEE 2019 | DEE 2017DEE 2015DEE 2013DEE 2011DEE 2009DEE 2007DEBE 2005DEBE 2003DEBE 2001

Early Careers Workshop

This is an interactive two-day event focused on innovative and effective teaching, designed for lecturers in the first few years of teaching. The second day is a practice-based workshop, also open to graduate teaching assistants.

Graduate Teaching Assistant Workshops

The next workshops for graduate teaching assistants/tutors will take place in Autumn 2020. These workshops are endorsed by the Royal Economic Society and Scottish Economic Society.

Supporters' events

The Royal Economic Society

The RES Conference planned for 6-8 April 2020 has been cancelled. The next conference will take place in 20211 at Queen's University, Belfast. 

For event details, see the Royal Economic Society events diary.

Scottish Economic Society

The next SES Conference will take place on 26-28 April 2020 in Perth. See the Scottish Economic Society events page for details on the conference and other events.

Educational Seminar Series

Other economics teaching events

Events calendars

Past Economics Network events

Further information on past Economics Network events, including conferences and workshops.

Twitter archives

Our events attract a lot of Twitter commentary. We keep archives of live Twitter discussions from events we run or support.