NSA2018 Conference, Reduced participation fee and extended abstract deadline

We have news regarding the Nordic Sociological Association Conference 2018! We have been able to reduce the registration fee. Therefore, we have extended the deadline for abstracts.

The conference will be held at Aalborg University, Campus East Aalborg, Denmark, 8-10 August 2018. The title of the conference is: The Global North – Welfare policies, mobilities, inequalities, and social movements.

We have changed the conference venue. The conference will take place at Aalborg University Campus East Aalborg, at Kroghsstræde 3.

The conference offers a great opportunity to network with colleagues, be inspired and keep up to date with the latest developments in Nordic sociology. Please note the interesting Pre-Conference for PhD students as well http://www.nsa2018.aau.dk/PhD+Preconference/

Upload your abstract before the new deadline, May16th: http://www.nsa2018.aau.dk/Call+for+abstracts/

Read about the interesting sessions: http://www.nsa2018.aau.dk/Sessions/

We still have the same quality conference programme with 20 different sessions and prominent key note speakers. Professor Mike Savage from London School of Economics (LSE) will give a talk on ”Escalating inequality & global geo-politics”. Professor Guy Standing of SOAS University of London will be talking about “Responding to Rentier Capitalism: A Precariat Charter”. Further, we have the pleasure of presenting Dr. Prerna Singh, Mahatma Gandhi Associate Professor of Politics and International Studies, Department of Political Science, Watson Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs, Brown University. Her speech is titled: ”Nationalism and Welfare”.

Find more information on our website. If you have any questions, please contact us at nsa2018@socsci.aau.dk

We hope to see you in August!