13th Slovenian Social Science Conference – „Digital Society and Sustainability”

13th Slovenian Social Science Conference – „Digital Society and Sustainability”

Call for paper for the 13th Slovenian Social Science Conference „Digital Society and Sustainability”

Slovenian National Committee of the UNESCO Management of Social Transformations Program (MOST), and School of Advanced Social Studies, Nova Gorica, Slovenia in cooperation with Slovenian Social Science Association and ISA Junior Sociologists Network cordially invite you to submit paper proposals for the 13th Slovenian Social Science Conference „Digital Society and Sustainability”!

Conference sessions will take place from November 11 to November 13, 2021.

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Abstract, language, and submission: The organizers invite theoretically or empirically grounded papers on the above topics. Special consideration will be given to empirically grounded papers, either comparative or country-based. The language of the abstracts, the papers and the conference will be English. Abstracts should be no more than 400 words long. They should be accompanied by the name(s) of the author(s), his/her/their affiliation(s) and e-mail(s).

The processes of abstract submission and acceptance will be managed using the online platform. Please make sure you initially create an account for yourself on the conference platform and choose the status of the Author in the process: https://conference.fuds.si/.

Publication of the papers: Full papers based on the conference presentations submitted before December 14, 2021 (i.e. no more than one month after the conference) of acceptable quality will be published in an edited book or in an edited volume of an international scientific journal Research in Social Change – RSC (based on the topic and the author’s preferences). RSC is an international, peer-reviewed journal published by Sciendo that welcomes contributions for the 2021 volume. Interested conference participants can submit the prepared articles even before the conference following the instructions on the official RSC website. The accepted, peer-reviewed, papers will be published free of charge.

Organizing institutions:

  • Slovenian National Committee of the UNESCO Management of Social Transformations Programme (MOST)
  • School of Advanced Social Studies / Fakulteta za uporabne družbene študije v Novi Gorici
  • International Sociological Association: Junior Sociologists Network
  • Slovenian Social Science Association

Important Deadlines:
Deadline for submitting paper proposals (max. 400 words) – extended till October 11, 2021
Notification of paper acceptance – before October 15, 2021
Deadline for registration – October 25, 2021

Conference Fees:
As the Conference shall take place online, no fees are required!

Conference venue: ON-LINE EVENT