The European Conference on the Social Sciences (ECSS) is a multidisciplinary conference held concurrently with The European Conference on Sustainability, Energy & the Environment (ECSEE). Keynote, Featured and Spotlight Speakers will provide a variety of perspectives from different academic and professional backgrounds. Registration for either of these conferences permits attendance in both.
This page provides details of the conference schedule, presentations and other programming. For more information about presenters, please visit the Speakers page.
Conference Programme and Abstract Book
The online version of the Conference Programme is now available to view below via the Issuu viewing platform. Alternatively, download a PDF version. The Conference Programme can also be viewed on the Issuu website (requires a web browser). An Issuu app is available for Android users.
The Conference Programme contains access information, session information and a detailed day-to-day presentation schedule. All registered delegates who attend conference receive a printed copy of the Conference Programme at the Registration Desk on arrival. Only one copy of the Conference Programme is available per delegate, so please take good care of your copy.
09:00-9:30 Conference Registration & Morning Coffee | Renaissance Foyer
09:30-9:45 Announcements & Welcome Address | Renaissance Hall
Brian Aycock, IAFOR, Japan
Joseph Haldane, IAFOR, Japan
Recognition of IAFOR Scholarship Winners | Renaissance Hall
09:45-10:30 Keynote Presentation | Renaissance Hall
Ensuring Equality from the “Low Carbon Dividend”
Tom Houghton, Curtin University, Australia
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break | Renaissance Foyer
11:00-11:45 Keynote Presentation | Renaissance Hall
The End of Refugee Law?
David James Cantor, University of London, UK
11:45-12:00 IAFOR Documentary Photography Award | Renaissance Hall
12:00-12:15 Conference Photograph | Renaissance Hall
12:15-13:30 Lunch Break | 2F Restaurant
13:30-15:30 Parallel Session I
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break | Library Terrace
16:00-17:00 Poster Session | Library Terrace
17:00-18:00 Conference Welcome Reception | Library Terrace
19:15-21:30 Official Conference Dinner (optional extra)
Meet at the Hotel Lobby near the Bartholomew Square (back) entrance at 18:50
09:30-10:00 Conference Registration & Morning Coffee
10:00-12:00 Parallel Session I
12:00-13:15 Lunch Break
13:15-14:45 Parallel Session II
14:45-15:00 Coffee Break
15:00-16:30 Parallel Session III
16:30-16:45 Closing Session
View details of programming for past ECSS conferences via the links below.