The submission of abstracts will be open on June 01, 2018.
The Planning Committee for the 2019 International Society for Child Indicators (ISCI) conference is pleased to invite abstract proposals for oral presentations, interactive poster presentations, panels, and students’ forum relating to the process and findings of child indicators research. This conference presents researchers, practitioners, policy makers, and child advocates the opportunity to discuss advancements in research, policy implications and program initiatives in the context of increasing complexity of the world.
Presentation formats are as follows:
Interactive Poster: A display area will be provided. It is expected that the author(s) will be present at the poster location during the specified presentation time(s) to discuss the contents with the conference participants. Further instructions will be provided in the abstract acceptance letter.
Oral Presentation: The time allocated for oral presentations is 20 minutes [15 minutes for the presentation and 5 minutes for discussion and questions]. Oral presentations will be grouped together in a chaired session according to topic and theme.
Panel Presentation: A panel presentation is a session [lasting 60 or 90 minutes] organized by applicant(s) that includes three to five papers that address a common theme and includes at least three presenting authors. Panel submissions are particularly encouraged.
Students’ Forum: Students’ forum is a new form of very short [lasting 3 minutes] oral presentations. The Forum will last 90 minutes and will include 20 presentations of doctoral students and early-career researchers. New approaches in understanding children’s wellbeing and a future look will be very welcomed. The best presentation will be announced.