University of Bath

Submit your abstract for the Changing Lives - Changing Worlds Graduate Conference 2017

Abstracts are invited for presentation at the annual 'Changing Lives - Changing Worlds' conference.

About the conference

This exciting two-day multidisciplinary conference will be held at the University of Bath on Thursday 24th and Friday 25th August 2017.

In addition to invited keynote speakers from Humanities and Social Sciences departments from various universities (follow us on twitter for updates on confirmed speakers) and a full program directly aimed at postgraduate students, participants will be able to enjoy unique peer level presentations, an opportunity to network with other postgraduates and social events, including a conference dinner.

This dynamic interdisciplinary conference has been extremely successful over the past four years at drawing together people in the fields of Education, Economics, Psychology, Social Policy and Health and providing a free and friendly space for discussion and knowledge exchange.

Submit your abstract for presentation at the conference

We invite contributions on the following broad themes:

  • Conflict and security
  • Politics, governance and institutions
  • Environment and sustainability
  • Poverty, social change, and social justice
  • Childhood, youth and ageing
  • Education
  • Health, mind and wellbeing
  • Technology and the knowledge economy
  • Economic trends and development
  • Sport and performance

Contributions can take the following format:

  • Posters - Research Proposal
  • Posters - Data Collected
  • Oral Presentations (15 mins)
  • IGNITE talks (5 mins)
  • Facilitating Workshops

Read the guidelines for submissions

The deadline for abstract submissions is July 14 2017

Notification of accepted submissions will be made by July 21 2017

Register for the conference and submit your abstract