Call for papers – share your knowledge

With this Dublin conference, we aim to make connections between not only children and cities but also different disciplines and professionals.

Lia Karsten President of the Child in the City Scientific Programme Committee.

The call for papers for the 10th Child in the City World Conference in Dublin is closed.

For this 2020 edition, we have chosen the overarching theme of Making Connections. With this Dublin conference, we aim to make connections between not only children and cities but also different disciplines and professionals, including the connection between the physical and the social domain.

Themes

1. Connecting green and play
2. Connecting generations
3. Connecting health and play
4. Connecting children’s mobility and sustainable futures
5. Connecting urban parenting to urban planning
6. Connecting immigrant families to social communities
7. Open topic

Detailed information about the themes can be found here.

Timeline

The call for papers for Child in the City World Conference in Dublin is closed. Feedback will be given in the first week of April 2020.

Criteria Papers

Papers should contain:

Fees

If your abstract has been accepted and your presentation is included in the conference programme, you will be required to attend the conference. As a speaker we provide a special fee:

Conference fee presenter (2,5 days): € 490 (excl. VAT)

Abstracts and presentations

For purposes of review and programming, abstracts are divided into themes as outlined above. Selection of the most appropriate category is important as it determines who reviews your abstract. (note: if appropriate, the programme committee may reassign your abstract to a different category).

The length of the presentations at the conference will be strictly 15 minutes, including time for questions. The conference language is English. Presenters will be informed if their proposals have been accepted the first week of April.