Conferences & Workshops

  • London School of Economics and Political Science
    May 28, 2019 - May 30, 2019
    London, UK

    PopFest is an annual Population Studies conference organised by PhD students for PhD students, with the aim to bring together researchers from different Social Science disciplines such as Demography, Human Geography, Social Statistics, Public Health, Social Policy, International Development, Sociology, Economics, Anthropology, Gender Studies, Urban and Landscape Planning, Politics and other related fields, with a focus on Population Studies.conomics, Anthropology, Gender Studies, Urban and Landscape Planning, Politics and other related fields, with a focus on Population Studies.
    Hosted by the Department of Social Policy at The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) in association with The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM). PopFest will be hosted at LSE for the first time in 10 years.
    Organised conjunction with the British Society for Population Studies (BSPS).

    Date posted: 3/18/2019 | View listing
  • University of Michigan
    June 3, 2019 - July 26, 2019
    Ann Arbor, Michigan

    The Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques is a teaching program of the Survey Research Center at the Institute for Social Research. It is located on the central campus of the University of Michigan at 426 Thompson Street in Ann Arbor. The summer courses are select offerings from the Michigan Program in Survey Methodology, and can be used to pursue a doctorate, master of science and a certificate in survey methodology.

    Date posted: 3/25/2019 | View listing
  • Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) and the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP)
    June 11, 2019
    Munich, Germany

    Participants who would like to present must send an extended abstract (2-4 pages) or a full paper to by April 1, 2019 with the subject “Paper Submission” (see important dates). The submissions will be evaluated by the Organizing Committee on the basis of quality and fit to the workshop theme. Accepted abstracts and papers will be presented as short presentations. All submissions and presentations must be in English.
    Participants who are interested in attending but do not submit a research paper or an extend abstract should submit a paragraph by May 1, 2019 (see important dates) explaining why they are interested in participating, what they would gain from participation, and how they can contribute to the workshop. Participants who have submitted these paragraphs will be given priority to attend over walk-in attendees in case the workshop is full. These paragraphs should be submitted by email to with the subject “Attendance Only” and they will not undergo formal evaluation.
    There will be no formal Proceedings for the abstracts and papers submitted. However, authors of high quality submissions will be invited to submit their paper to a special issue on Social Media and Demographic Research of the open access, peer-reviewed journal Demographic Research- one of the top journals in the field.  The issue would include a selection of papers presented at workshops organized in collaboration with the IUSSP Panel for Digital Demography.

    Date posted: 3/25/2019 | View listing
  • Athens Institute for Education and Research
    June 17, 2019
    Athens, Greece
    Date posted: 10/18/2018 | View listing
  • American Society of Health Economists
    June 23, 2019 - June 26, 2019
    Washington, DC
    Date posted: 4/5/2019 | View listing
  • Économie Internationale De La Longévité – EIDLL
    July 9, 2019
    Paris, France

    After the huge success of the 2018 Symposium, the network “Économie Internationale De La Longévité” – EIDLL – the Chair “Transitions démographiques, Transitions économiques” and their partners are pleased to announce the call for papers for the second symposium to be hosted in Paris on the July 9th 2019.

    Date posted: 2/7/2019 | View listing
  • American Statistical Association
    July 27, 2019 - August 1, 2019
    Colorado Convention Center, Denver, Colorado
    Date posted: 10/18/2018 | View listing
  • Rural Sociological Society
    August 7, 2019 - August 10, 2019
    Richmond Marriott 500 E. Broad St., Richmond, Virginia
    Date posted: 10/18/2018 | View listing
  • American Sociological Association
    August 10, 2019 - August 13, 2019
    New York, NY

    Registration is now open and online submissions will open November 1, 2018.
    The ASA 114th Annual Meeting will be held August 10-13, 2019 in New York. The Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association provides the opportunity for professionals involved in the scientific study of society to share knowledge and new directions in research and practice. Approximately 600 program sessions are convened during the four-day meeting held every August to provide participation venues and networking outlets for nearly 3,000 research papers and over 4,600 presenters.

    Date posted: 10/18/2018 | View listing
  • Drexel University, Dornsife School of Public Health
    September 5, 2019 - September 6, 2019
    Drexel University, Nesbitt Hall 3215 Market Street Philadelphia, PA 19104
    May 15, 2019

    The symposium will bring together participants across sectors and disciplines with an interest in urban health including researchers, practitioners, policymakers, planners, environmentalists, students and other stakeholders. We welcome participation from different career stages and geographic areas. The poster session and reception will take place on the afternoon of September 5, 2019. The poster session will cover a broad range of research topics related to urban health and provide an informal setting to discuss the themes of the symposium. The deadline to submit an abstract for the poster session is May 15, 2019.


    Date posted: 4/16/2019 | View listing
  • University of Michigan
    September 12, 2019 - September 13, 2019
    June 3, 2019

    Submissions will be evaluated by senior scholars affiliated with PSID based upon several factors, including:
    • The substantive or methodological motivation for the study;
    • The quality of study design, including the choice of appropriate research methodology and data; and
    • The significance of the submission in terms of extending scientific knowledge.
    Submissions will also be selected to balance topics, disciplines, and the different PSID data sets being used. Submission Instructions The submission webpage is:
    The following items are required to be submitted through the webpage:
    1. An online form with: • The name, email address, telephone number, institution, and curriculum vitae for the corresponding author and all coauthors; • The title of the paper;
    2. An abstract (1,000 words or less) which should include a description of the topic to be studied, the theoretical focus, and the data and research methods.
    Contact information For further information, please contact Narayan Sastry ( or Patty Hall (

    Date posted: 4/30/2019 | View listing
  • Union for African Population Studies (UAPS)
    November 18, 2019 - November 22, 2019
    Kampala, Uganda

    The Union for African Population Studies (UAPS) would like to officially announce the theme for the 8th edition of the African Population Conference (APC): “Harnessing Africa’s Population Dynamics for Sustainable Development: 25 Years after Cairo and Beyond
    The 8th APC will be hosted by the Government of Uganda in Kampala, Uganda from November 18-22, 2019.
    Click here to read the concept note on the theme for the 8th African Population Conference.

    Date posted: 10/18/2018 | View listing
  • Centre for Research and Families and Relationships
    June 22, 2020 - June 24, 2020
    Edinburgh University
    August 31, 2019

    To submit an abstract please complete the online submission form below. This should be completed by the lead presenting author. Once you click ‘finish’ your abstract will be sent to the organising committee for consideration. Successfully submissions will be allocated a 20-minute presentation slot, so you should plan to speak for 15 minutes and allow 5 minutes for comments and questions. 
    If the number of abstracts submitted is more than can be accommodated using the conventional format of presentation then we may include some roundtable sessions. If this is necessary then similar papers will be grouped together.

    Date posted: 4/18/2019 | View listing