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MAY 2015


Times of Rupture and Opportunity
II International Conference on Sociology of Public and Social Policies
Zaragoza, Spain
May 25-26, 2015
Abstracts: February 28, 2015

Precariedades, exclusiones, emergencias
XXXIII International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association
San Juan, Puerto Rico
May 27-30, 2015

pdf file Future Sustainability — the role of Science in the Sustainable Development Goals
Future Earth Young Scientists Networking Conference on Integrated Science
Villa Vigoni, Italy
May 24-30, 2015
Applications: December 22, 2014

pdf file Society’s Right Not Just to Information but Accurate Information
Tasaja-Tanzanian Association of Sociologists National Conference
May 28-30, 2015
Abstracts: March 10, 2015

Commemoration: Contexts and Concepts
Waterford Institute of Technology
University College Cork, Ireland
September 3-4, 2015
Abstracts: May 31, 2015

JUNE 2015


Glocalization: Social Scientific Approach towards Social Design for the Creation of a Multicultural Society
22nd International Federation of Social Science Organizations Conference
Seijo University, Japan
May 30-31, 2015
Abstracts: September 30, 2014

Pensadores y Sociólogos Latinoamericanos
I Congreso Internacional de Sociología
Machala, Ecuador
June 2-5, 2015

Scientific Culture on the Move: Forms of Mobilisation, Cultural and Political Contexts, Social Links
Science & You, Journées Hubert Curien International Conference
Nancy, France
June 1-6, 2015
Abstracts: September 15, 2014

Aging Families, Changing Families
ISA Research Committes on Aging and on Family Research
Syracuse, USA
June 3-6, 2015
Abstracts: December 15, 2014

The Information Society at the Crossroads. Response and Responsibility of the Sciences of Information
International Society for Information Studies
Vienna University of Technology, Austria
June 3-7, 2015
Abstracts: February 27, 2015

The Internet and Social Media at a Crossroads: Capitalism or Commonism? Perspectives for Critical Political Economy and Critical Theory
5th ICTs and Society-Conference
Vienna University of Technology
Vienna, Austria
June 3-7, 2015
Abstracts: February 27, 2015

Projects in Cities and Identities
6th Urban Space and Social Life: Theory and Practice
June 6-11, 2015
Abstracts: March 31, 2015

Rethinking Social Issues in Europe in Light of the Experiences of Emerging Countries?
Institut d'Etudes Politiques
Grenoble, France
June 10-12, 2015
Abstracts: October 15, 2014

Sport, Unity & Conflict
Twelfth European Association for Sociology of Sport Conference
Dublin, Ireland
June 10-13, 2015
Abstracts: January 31, 2015

Envejecer: Un desafío para el abordaje interdisciplinario
Primer Congreso Internacional Interdisciplinario sobre Vejez y Envejecimiento
UNAM, Mexico
June 10-12, 2015
Abstracts: March 15, 2015

2nd Annual International Conference on Demography and Population Studies
Athens Institute for Education and Research
Athens, Greece
June 15-18, 2015
Abstracts: November 17, 2014. Extended: April 30, 2015

Reconstructing Social Theory, History and Practice
14th Annual Conference of the International Social Theory Consortium
Cambridge, United Kingdom
June 18-19, 2015
Applications: March 15, 2015

pdf file Globalization and New Socio-Political Trends
ISA Research Committee on Sociotechnics-Sociological Practice
Rome, Italy
June 19-20, 2015
Abstracts: April 30, 2015

pdf file Social Responses to the Crisis and Processes of Life Precarization in Contemporary Society
Universidad del País Vasco
Bilbao, Spain
June 22-23, 2015
Abstracts: May 1, 2015

Narratives of the Crisis: Myths and Realities of Contemporary Society
ISA Research Committee on Sociology of Communication, Knowledge and Culture
Mid-term Conference
Thessaloniki, Greece
June 24-26, 2015
Abstracts: January 15, 2015

Criminology and Criminal Justice in a Changing World: Contributions from Asia
7th Annual Conference of Asian Criminological Society
Hong Kong
June 24-26, 2015
Abstracts: March 1, 2015

Pulling Together or Pulling Apart. Identity and Nationhood - Spain, Europe, the West
Trinity College Dublin University
Dublin, Ireland
June 25-27, 2015

JULY 2015


Contours of Violence
XXII South African Sociological Association Congress
University of Johannesburg, South Africa
June 28-July 1, 2015
Abstracts: March 2, 2015

Balance, Technology, and Globalization
VI International Conference of Work and Family
IESE Business School
Barcelona, Spain
July 1-2, 2015
Abstracts: March 16, 2015

La sociologie, une science contre-nature?
Association Française de Sociologie
Université de Versailles St-Quentin en Yvelines, France
June 29-July 2, 2015

pdf file Rethinking Integration: New Perspectives on Adaptation and Settlement in an Era of Superdiversity
Institute for Research into Superdiversity
Birmingham, United Kingdom
July 2, 2015
Abstracts: March 31, 2015

Contemporary Societies Faced with Energy Transitions
Second International Days of the Sociology of Energy
University François-Rabelais, France
July 1-3, 2015
Abstracts: November 15, 2014

4th Multidisciplinary International Conference on Educational Research
Asociación Multidisciplinar de Investigación Educativa
Valencia, Spain
July 2-3, 2015
Abstracts: January 19, 2015

Sociocybernetics Facing Turbulent Times: Media, Politics and Societies
13th International Conference of ISA RC51 Sociocybernetics
University of Zaragoza, Spain
June 29 - July 3, 2015
Abstracts: March 15, 2015. Extended: April 15.

Our Common Future under Climate Change
ICSU, Future Earth, UNESCO
Paris, France
July 7-10, 2015

Organizaciones-Sociedad. Una relación compleja. Nuevas estrategias, nuevos actores
XXVII Seminario Internacional de AISOC 2015
Montevideo, Uruguay
July 9-10, 2015
Abstracts: April 30, 2015

La Educación en la Europa del Sur
Conferencia Ibérica de Sociología de la Educación
Lisboa, Portugal
July 9-11, 2015
Abstracts: March 31, 2015

La Educación en la Europa del Sur
Conferencia Ibérica de Sociología de la Educación
Lisboa, Portugal
July 9-11, 2015
Abstracts: March 31, 2015
Abstracts: March 31, 2015

Children and Childhoods Conference 2015
Unit for the Study of Children and Childhoods, University Campus Suffolk
Ipswich, United Kingdom
July 14-15, 2015
Abstracts: February 27, 2015

Networks of Dependency: Re-configurations of Clientelism, Patronage, and Corruption in the Middle East and North Africa
Philipps University
Marburg, Germany
July 21-22, 2015
Applications: January 10, 2015

pdf file (Persistent) Inequalities Reconsidered: Education and Social Mobility
University of Bern, Institute of Education and Society, University of Luxembourg
Monte Verià, Switzerland
July 26-31, 2015
Abstracts: January 5, 2015



Controlling Sexuality and Reproduction, Past and Present
University of Lethbridge
Lethbridge, Canada
August 12-14, 2015
Abstracts: February 15, 2015

New Meanings of Work
International Interdisciplinary Conference on Research on Work
Turku School of Economics, University of Turku
Turku, Finland
August 19-21, 2015
Abstracts: January 15, 2015

Individualisation, Internationalisation and Family Policy
University College Dublin and the Research Committee 06 on Family Research of the ISA
Dublin, Ireland
August 20-22, 2015
Abstracts: January 12, 2015

pdf file Concurrences in Postcolonial Research. Perspectives, Methodologies, Engagements
Linnaeus University
Kalmar, Sweden
August 20-23, 2015
Applications: January 15, 2015

Removing the Mask, Lifting the Veil: Race, Class, and Gender in the 21st Century
65th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Social Problems
Chicago, USA
August 21-23, 2015
Abstracts: January 31, 2015

pdf file After the Berlin Wall: 25 Years of Transformations
7th Slovenian Social Sciences Conference
Co-organised by the ISA Junior Sociologists Network
Nova Gorica, Slovenia
August 21-23, 2015
Abstracts: May 15, 2015

Sexualities in the Social World
110th American Sociological Association Annual Meeting
Chicago, USA
August 22-25, 2015
Abstracts: January 7, 2015

Differences, Inequalities and the Sociological Imagination
12th Conference of the European Sociological Association
Prague, Czech Republic
August 25-28, 2015
Abstracts: February 1, 2015

Balances y desafíos de una década larga (2001-2015): Apuntes y debates desde la Sociología
II Jornadas de Sociología de la Facultad de Ciencias Políticas y Sociales de la Universidad Nacional de Cuyo
Mendoza, Argentina
August 27-28, 2015
Sessions proposals: February 13, 2015

Frontiers of Inequality, Social Policy, and Welfare
ISA Research Committee on Poverty, Social Welfare and Social Policy
University of Bath, United Kingdom
August 26-28, 2015
Abstracts: February 15, 2015

The Ideal City: Between Myth and Reality. Representations, Policies, Contradictions and Challenges for Tomorrow's Urban Life
School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Urbino Carlo Bo
ISA Research Committee on Sociology of Urban and Regional Development
Urbino, Italy
August 27-29, 2015
Abstracts: January 31, 2014

Rethinking the Region and Regionalism in Australasia: Challenges and Opportunities for the 21st Century
Regional Studies Association Inaugural Australasian Conference
Melbourne, Australia
August 31–September 2, 2015
Abstracts: May 11, 2015



Transforming Global Relations for a Just World
3rd World Social Science Forum
International Social Science Council
Durban, South Africa
September 13-16, 2015
Abstracts: March 1, 2015

Dealing with Complexity in Society: From Plurality of Data to Synthetic Indicators
ISA Research Committee on Social Indicators
University of Padua, Italy
September 17-18, 2015
Deadline: February28, 2015

Housing in an Unequal World
ISA Research Committee on Housing and Built Environment
Chicago, USA
September 17-19, 2015
Abstracts: March 15, 2015

Environmental Protection of Urban and Suburban Settlements
15th International Eco-Conference / 9th Eco-Conference
Novi Sad, Serbia
September 23-25, 2015
Abstracts: June 10, 2015

Families, Housing and Homelessness
European Research Conference
Dublin, Ireland
September 25, 2015
Abstracts: March 10, 2015

50 Years of Music Sociology in Vienna
Institut für Musiksoziologie
Vienna, Austria
September 24-25 , 2015

Urban Media Studies: Concerns, Intersections and Challenges
Faculty of Political Science, University of Zagreb
Zagreb, Croatia
September 24–25, 2015
Abstracts: May 1, 2015. Extended: May 18, 2015

The Worlds of Violence
9th Pan-European Conference on International Relations
European International Studies Association and the University of Catania
Giardini Naxos, Italy
September 23-26, 2015
Abstracts: January 15, 2015



Measuring Ethnicity and Migration. Classification and Statistical Representation in Academic Research and Administration
Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities
Essen, Germany
October 8-9, 2015
Abstracts: April 30, 2015

Capital, Labor and South-South Development
School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University
New York, USA
October 9-11, 2015
Abstracts: January 31, 2014

Women’s Knowledge and Gender Politics: Local and Global
Middle East Technical University
Ankara, Turkey
October 9-11, 2015
Abstracts: May 25, 2015

pdf file IV Congreso Internacional de Ciencias, Tecnologías y Culturas
Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Chile
October 9-12, 2015
Symposium proposals: June 30, 2014

Quehacer interdisciplinario, calidad académica, redes internacionales
IV Congreso Ciencias, tecnologías y culturas
Universidad de Santiago, Chile
October 9-12, 2015
Abstracts: May 31, 2015

pdf file Empirical Investigation of Social Space II
University of Bonn, Germany
October 12-14, 2015
Abstracts: June 1, 2015

Systemic Actions in Complex Scenarios: Converging Interactions among Public Policies, Business Strategies and Academic Research
World Complexity Science Academy. VI Conference
Amsterdam, Netherlands
October 16-17, 2015
Abstracts: April 30, 2015

Sociology of Peace and Conflict: Contexts and Challenges
Philippine Sociological Society National Conference
Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute of Technology, Philippines
October 15-17, 2015
Abstracts: July 30, 2015

A Critical Moment: Sex/Gender Research at the Intersection of Culture, Brain, & Behavior
6th Foundation for Psychocultural Research-UCLA Interdisciplinary Conference
California, USA
October 23-24, 2015



pdf file The Economic Crisis and the Reconfiguration of European Actors
ProjEx Strasbourg School of European Studies
University of Strasbourg, France
November 4-6, 2015
Proposals: January 30, 2015

Primera Conferencia del Grupo de Trabajo Países Andinos
Asociación Alemana de Investigación sobre América Latina
Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
November 5-6, 2015
Abstracts: April 30, 2015

First International Conference
UNESCO Chair in Anticipatory Systems
Trento, Italy
November 5-7, 2015
Abstracts: April 15, 2015

Transformaciones Democráticas, Justicia Social y Procesos de Paz
VII Conferencia Latinoamericana y Caribeña de Ciencias Sociales
Medellín, Colombia
November 9-13, 2015

Transformaciones democráticas, justicia social y procesos de paz
VII Conferencia Latinoamericana y Caribeña de Ciencias Sociales
Medellín, Colombia
November 9-13, 2015

pdf file On the Future of Music Listening in the Digital Era
Paris, France
November 11-13, 2015
Proposals: April 30, 2015

pdf file Pluralism and Community: Social Science History Perspectives
40th Annual Meeting of the Social Science History Association
Baltimore, USA
November 12-15, 2015
Abstracts: February 14, 2015

pdf file How the International Migration Is Shaping the Contemporary Society?
Albanian Sociological Association, Albanian Institute of Sociology
Pristine, Kosovo
November 20-21, 2015
Abstracts: September 10, 2015

Mundos emergentes: cambios, conflictos, expectativas
XX Congreso Internacional de Sociología en Castilla La Mancha
Almagro, Spain
Novembre 20-22, 2015
Abstracts: July 25, 2015

Harmonious Development, Common Prosperity and the Transformation of Cities and Regions
Regional Studies Association
Zhejiang University, China
November 25-27, 2015
Abstracts: July 31, 2015

Body and Synchrony in the Storytelling Era
ISA Research Committee on The Body in the Social Sciences
Rome, Italy
November 27-28, 2015
Abstracts: August 31, 2015



Pueblos en Movimiento: Un Nuevo Diálogo en las Ciencias Sociales
XXX Congreso ALAS
San José, Costa Rica
November 20-December 3, 2015
Abstracts: April 15, 2015

Power, Acceleration and Metrics in Academic Life
Prague, Czech Republic
December 2-4, 2015
Abstracts: May 1, 2015



Social Character and Historical Processes: A Conference in Honour of Stephen Mennell
School of Sociology, University College Dublin
Dublin, Ireland
7-8 January 2016

APRIL 2016


Global Commodity Chains, Social Inequalities and Social Movements: The Past and Present of World-Systems Research
40th Annual Conference on the Political Economy of the World-System
University of Maryland, USA
April 8-9, 2016
Abstracts: September 30, 2015

JUNE 2016


2016 Larasa World Leisure Congress
Larasa and World Leisure Organization
Durban, South Africa
June 27-30, 2016
Applications: June 30, 2015

JULY 2016


pdf file Sociétés en changement, sociologie en mouvement
XXème Congrès de L’'Association internationale des sociologues de langue française
Montréal, Canada
July 4-8, 2016

Third ISA Forum of Sociology
The Futures we Want: Global Sociology and the Struggles for a Better World
Vienna, Austria
July 10-14, 2016

Second International Conference on Survey Methods in Multinational, Multiregional and Multicultural Contexts
International Workshop on Comparative Survey Design and Implementation
Chicago, USA
July 2016
Abstracts: July 1, 2014



Sustainable and Just Rural Transitions: Connections and Complexities
XIV World Congress of Rural Sociology
Toronto, Canada
August 10-14, 2016
Session proposals: January 15, 2015



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