Category: Conferences

Jan 15

Call for papers International PhD Conference March 19-21 2018 in Hamburg (new deadline Jan. 28 2018)

International PhD Conference and Expert Seminar “New Trends in the Development of Work-Family Policies, Gender and Care – Causes, Dynamics and Consequences” The ESPAnet PhD conference will be at the University of Hamburg March 19-21 2018 New deadline for abstracts: January 28, 2018 Concept Since the 1970s, welfare state policies towards childcare and long-term care (LTC) for …

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Jan 05

Call for session propsals- 11th ESPAnet Italy Conference, 13-15 September 2018

Session proposals for the eleventh  ESPAnet-Italy annual conference “Beyond Continuity. Challenges to Welfare in a Globalized World” can be in English or Italian. The conference will be hosted by the University of Florence, at the “Polo delle Scienze Sociali”. Deadline for session proposals is 20 January 2018. The committee suggests the following  themes for session …

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Dec 08

The ESPAnet 2018 conference call for papers will open in January 2018. Call for convenors has closed.

The 2018 Annual ESPAnet Conference „Transformation of European welfare systems: challenges, problems and future prospects“ 30 August – 1 September 2018, Vilnius Call for abstracts will be announced in January 2018 The call for stream convenors has closed. The organising committee for the 16th ESPAnet Annual Conference invites expressions of interest from colleagues willing to …

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Nov 25

Invitation to the 7th ESPAnet Netherlands/ Flanders Researchers Day – January 31st 2018, Rotterdam.

The seminar theme is: Contours of a new welfare state? The seminar will be held in Dutch. Deadline for registration and submission of abstracts is January 6th 2018. Junior and senior researchers are invited to present ongoing research in the field of Social Policy. Researchers may participate with or without papers. The seminar is an …

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Jun 28

CfP: 2nd ESPAnet Baltic Conference “Social Policy in Baltic States through the Lens of Data” 30 Nov.- 1 Dec. 2017

The 2nd ESPAnet Baltics Conference will be held in Tallinn and Tartu, Estonia. The first day of the conference will be in Tallinn and the second day in Tartu. The conference will be hosted by the University of Tartu, Institute of Social Studies. Deadline paper proposals: 15 September 2017 The aim is to bring together social …

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Jun 23

Cfp: EISS Conference 28 & 29 September 2017, Amsterdam

Conference theme: Devolution and Decentralisation of Social Security in Europe: Dismantling the Welfare State or a Democratic Promise for the Future? Organizers: the European Institute of Social Security (EISS) and the University of Groningen Deadline paper submission: 1 August 2017. The conference is aimed at bringing together academics, policy makers, social security administrators and client …

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Jun 19

4th International ESPAnet- Poland Conference, 25-27 Sept. 2017

“Social Policy: Controversies and Paradoxes”  All the details about the conference can be found in English at: Streams in English and Polish, list of streams here All the details about the conference can be found in English at: Conference fee: 100 EURO or 400 PLN (Does not cover accommodation and publication) For more …

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Jun 01

The 2017 Annual ESPAnet Conference, September 14-16th in Lisbon Portugal

The ESPAnet 2017 Conference “New Horizons of European Social Policy: Risks, Opportunities and Challenges” September 14 – 16  in Lisbon, Portugal.  Registration is now open. Registration webpage: Early bird registration until 30th June. 10 places with reduced fee for PhD students with accepted paper. Papers are due 2nd week of August and will be available on the website from …

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May 04

10th ESPAnet Italia Conference 21-23 September, Bologna

“Welfare and Globalization: Social Policies Facing New and Old Inequalities” The conference will be hosted by the University of Bologna, Campus of Forlì and have streams in Englsih and in Italian. Deadline for abstracts was 31 May 2017 Link to descripition of the conference streams here  Link to Information about submission of abstracts  here The information in English is …

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Apr 01

Workshop: Investing in Children 25-26 May 2017 in Madrid, will be streamed

Investing in Children: Politics, Policies and Outcomes is an International Experts Workshop with plenary sessions, panels and discussions. The event will be streamed. You can follow the workshop on streaming: canal youtube de Funcas May 25th 09:00 h OPENING by Margarita León 09:15 h 1st PLENARY: CHILDREN’S AGENCY AND THE SOCIAL INVESTMENT AGENDA 11:00 h 1st PANEL: INEQUALITY …

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