Call for Papers & Panels

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The Clashing Vulnerabilities Conference invites abstracts for papers and panels. Abstracts should be no longer than 200 words. Please avoid boring ponderous titles.

Sessions will be two hours long, with four 15–20 minute papers, a 5 minute discussion after each paper and a 15 minute general discussion at the end of each session.

Panel proposals should include a title for the panel, a list of presenters with their academic affiliations and four abstracts (see above).

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The deadline for abstracts and panel proposals has been extended to October 15, 2019 at 5 pm CET.

All abstracts will be reviewed by the conference reviewer board. You will receive notice whether your abstract/panel proposal has been accepted for presentation at the conference no later than 29 November 2019.

Please note that participants are expected to fund their own costs for travel, accommodation and conference fee.

The registration fee includes

  • participation in the conference
  • participation in the evening mingle on Wednesday 13 May
  • lunch on Wednesday 13 May and Thursday 14 May, as well as refreshments in the breaks

There will be a conference dinner on Wednesday 13 May, which participants may register for and pay separately from the registration. The conference dinner will cost €35.

Registration and payment will be possible from 29 November 2019.

Registration fees 
University-affiliated participants€150
Participants from lower-middle-income countries and low-income countries (based on the World Bank Classification)€100
Independent scholars€100
PhD students€100