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Call for Panels - U4 SSEL Cluster Conference "Current Challenges for a Sustainable Future" (Göttingen, 21-23 November 2018)

03 November 2017

Call for Panel Proposals for the U4 Cluster Conference "Social Sciences, Economics and Law" (SSEL) (21st to 23rd of November 2018, in Göttingen).

The U4 SSEL Conference aims to bring together researchers and PhD students from the U4 partner universities (Ghent, Groningen, Uppsala and Göttingen ( The conference theme "Current Challenges for a Sustainable Future" operates on many levels in society. It involves challenges emerging from different aspects of the evolving patterns concerning institutions and governance, legal systems, sustainable policies, social inclusion, environmental innovations, jobs of the future, automation, migration and human rights, climate change, global value chains, among others. The conference will host a number of sessions organized into panels focused on specific topics. Researchers are kindly invited to propose panels to be included in the call for papers. The organizer of each panel will be in charge of receiving the submitted abstracts and selecting the presenters.

The panel proposal should include a title and a short abstract describing the research topic and main research questions addressed and the names and emails of the organizer and co-organizers. The organizers are expected to contact experts in the proposed area at the partner universities.

Please spread this message and the call to relevant colleagues at your university. The deadline for the reception of panel proposals is the 15th of December 2017.
A list of selected panels will be available in mid January 2018. The call for papers will be published in January 2018.

Lars Klein
U4 SSEL Cluster Coordinator
University of Göttingen

Marco Lange
U4 Coordinator
University of Göttingen

Last modified:03 November 2017 11.54 a.m.

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