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Conference Announcements – Midterm Conferences of Research Networks

Conference Announcements – Midterm Conferences of Research Networks

Issue 41: Metrics Wed 18 Apr 2018

You can find more information about the conferences under each RN here:

Health and Illness in the Neoliberal Era
Midterm Conference of the RN16 - Sociology of Health and Illness
18-20 April 2018
University of Turin, Italy

The Challenge of a Global Sociological Imagination
Midterm Conference of the RN15 - Global, Transnational and Cosmopolitan Sociology
19-20 April 2018
University of Helsinki, Finland

Summer School on Professions ‒ Theoretical Views on Professional Groups
PhD summer school of the RN19 - Sociology of Professions
16-18 May 2018
University of Aveiro, Portugal

1968-2018, fifty years after: Where is the social movement field going?
Midterm Conference of the RN25 - Social Movements
23-25 May 2018
Scuola Normale Superiore, Florence, Italy

Sport, Discriminations and Inclusion: Challenges to Face
Midterm Conference of the RN28 - Society and Sports & 15th EASS Conference
23-26 May 2018
University of Bordeaux, France

Sociology of Childhood: Theorising Childhood Engaging with Citizenship, Culture and Context
Midterm Conference of the RN04 - Sociology of Children and Childhood
24-25 May 2018
Instituto de Ciências Sociais, University of Lisboa, Portugal

Gender, Race, Class and Ecology in and through Critical Political Economy
Midterm Conference of the RN06 - Critical Political Economy
1-2 June 2018
Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal

Families Known and Unknown
Midterm Conference of the RN13 - Sociology of Family and Intimate Lives
11-13 June 2018
University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio

Gender relations and welfare policies in transition: Markets, States, and Families
Midterm Conference of the RN33 - Women’s and Gender Studies
14-15 June 2018
University of Bergen, Norway

Inequality and Uncertainty: Current Challenges for Cities
3rd Midterm Conference of the RN37 - Urban Sociology
27-29 June 2018
UNED Madrid, Spain

8th Midterm Conference of the RN11 Sociology of Emotions
28-30 August 2018
University of Edinburgh, Scotland

Consumption and consumerism: Conceptual and empirical sociological challenges
Midterm Conference of the RN05 - Sociology of Consumption
29 August - 1 September 2018
University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Education and Social Cohesion
Midterm Conference of the RN10 - Sociology of Education
30-31 August 2018
UCL Institute of Education, London, UK

The Future of Gender Equality in an Age of Uncertainty
Midterm Conference of the RN14 - Gender Relations in the Labour Market and the Welfare State
30-31 August 2018
University of South Wales, Pontypridd

Religions and Identities in the European Migration Crisis
Midterm Conference of the RN34 - Sociology of Religion
30 August - 1 September 2018
University of Turin, Italy

Fourth Energy and Society Conference: Energy transitions in a divided world
Midterm conference of the RN12 - Environment and Society
3-5 September 2018
University of Exeter, UK

Creative Locations, Arts, Culture and the City
10th Midterm Conference of the RN02 Sociology of the Arts & RN07 Sociology of Culture 
4-7 September 2018
Department of Sociology at the University of Malta, Valletta

Refigurations of Society. Sociological Perspectives on Modernity in Transition
Midterm Conference of the RN29 - Social Theory
5-6 September 2018
Institute of Sociology, Technical University of Berlin, Germany

Global perspectives on racism, antisemitism and nationalism
Midterm Conference of the RN31 - Ethnic Relations, Racism and Antisemitism
5-6 September 2018
University of Ferrara, Italy

Ageing in Europe: Agency, Citizenship and the Dynamics of Power 
4th Midterm Conference of the RN01 - Ageing in Europe
5-7 September 2018
Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic

Communication, Capitalism and Social Change: Policy, Practice, Praxis
Midterm Conference of the RN18 - Sociology of Communications and Media Research
6-8 September 2018
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Unspoken, unseen, unheard of. Unexplored realities in qualitative research
Midterm Conference of the RN20 - Qualitative Methods
6-8 September 2018
University of St.Gallen, Switzerland

Industrial Relations in Europe Conference
Midterm Conference of the RN17 - Work, Employment and Industrial Relations
10-12 September 2018
KU Leuven, Belgium

Crossing boundaries: Economic Sociology and its Intersections
Midterm Conference of the RN09 - Economic Sociology
13-15 September 2018
University of Konstanz, Germany

(Being) Young in context. Concepts, contexts and comparisons in youth studies
Midterm Conference of the RN30 - Youth & Generation
13-16 September 2018
Danubia Park Hotel, Silver Lake coast, Serbia

Theoretical and empirical reflections on social disorganisation and “otherness” in modern European societies
Midterm Conference of the RN03 - Biographical Perspectives on European Societies
17-18 September 2018
University of Łódź, Poland

The Social Transformations We Live in: Between Cohesion and Fragmentation
Midterm Conference of the RN36 - Sociology of Transformations: East and West
20-22 September 2018
School of Advanced Social Studies, Nova Gorica, Slovenia

Potentials and Limits of Quantitative Research in the Social Sciences
Midterm Conference of the RN21 - Quantitative Methods
3-6 October 2018
Jagiellonian University in Cracow, Poland

Complexities of Risk and Uncertainty
Midterm Conference of the RN22 - Sociology of Risk and Uncertainty
4-5 October 2018
Faculty of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities, Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania

New worlds of services: The interplay of organizations, professions, users and the state
Midterm Conference of the RN26 - Sociology of Social Policy and Social Welfare
4-5 October 2018
University of Catania, Sicily

Social Structures, Culture and Institutions in Southern European Societies
Midterm Conference of the RN27 - Regional Network on Southern European Societies
4-6 October 2018
University of Catania, Sicily

Critical engagement vs. technophobia: The risks of emerging technologies
Midterm Conference of the RN24 - Science and Technology
11-12 October 2018
Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

5th Midterm Conference of RN32
Midterm Conference of the RN32 - Political Sociology
2-3 November 2018
Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic

Belongings and Borders – Biographies, Mobilities, and the Politics of Migration
Midterm Conference of the RN35 - Sociology of Migration
24-25 January 2019
University of Strasbourg, France

Sociological explorations of sexuality in Europe: Bodies, practices, and resistance in troubled times
Midterm Conference of the RN23 - Sexuality
14-15 February 2019
Jagiellonian University in Cracow, Poland