CALL FOR PAPERS / POSTERSWISERD Annual Conference 2024

We are delighted to announce that the call for papers is now OPEN for the WISERD Annual Conference 2024.

WISERD Annual Conference 2024University of South WalesWednesday 3 and Thursday 4 July 2024The theme for our annual conference isAspiring to achieve a fairer society’.

What would a fairer society look like? How can social science research deepen our understanding of the mechanisms that lead to long-term and persistent inequalities? How can we contribute to impactful policies that can deliver a more fair and inclusive society?

 

The 2024 WISERD Annual Conference will bring these questions to bear on a range of fields that have implications for policy and practice including:

  • Citizenship, rights and civic stratification
  • Machines and AI in an unequal world
  • Climate justice and place-based policies
  • Language, identity and inclusion
  • Alternative approaches to measuring poverty and inequality
  • Data and analysis for a fairer society
  • Educational outcomes and lifecourse transitions
  • Work, liveability and social justice
  • Prefiguring alternative social and economic systems
  • Geographies of inequality and social justice
  • Crime, criminal justice and social inclusion

Papers and posters on other topics within the theme not covered by the above sub-themes are also welcome.

This year we would like to invite proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, or colloquia in any discipline that engages with social sciences.

The deadline for abstract submission is 9am on Friday 19 January 2024.

View submission guidelines.

Please submit your abstracts to WISERDAnnualConference@cardiff.ac.uk.

Please be aware that there is limited accommodation available for this year’s WISERD conference. Please can you let us know as soon as possible if you require accommodation on either 2 or 3 July, and your name will be added to a waiting list. Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee accommodation for all attendees and we will provide this on a first come, first served basis.