18th Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of the Commons
The organizers of the XVIIIth Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of the Commons welcome abstracts for contributions to the conference to be held online during various weeks in 2021. With the theme of the conference, “Our Commons Future”, IASC intends to bring together commons scholars from a diverse set of application domains to address future governance challenges from the local to global scale. This conference will provide opportunities to connect academic research with practitioners’ experience and vice versa.
Due to the consequences of COVID-19 it is not possilbe to organize an in-person international conference in 2021, but IASC is offering a series of virtual events to bring people together. IASC is organizing 9 short topical conferences between February and September where you can present individual talks, special sessions, webinar panels and more.
: February 24-26 (submit abstracts by January 15)
: March 9-11 (submit abstracts by Jan 26)
: April 21-23 (submit abstracts by February 26)
: May 6-8, (submit abstracts by March 27)
: May 17-19 (submit abstracts by March 3)
: May 19-21 (submit abstracts by March 5)
: June 9-11 (submit abstracts by May 1)
Forest Commons: September 13-17 (submit abstracts early August)
Land Commons: September 13-17 (submit abstracts early August)
: October 11-15 (submit abstracts by September 1)
IASC would like to make the conferences widely accessible and therefore seeks Sponsors to fund waivers for colleagues from the global south and students in general. If you are interested in sponsoring one of the events, check out the websites, and contact the IASC 2021 conference chair Marco Janssen to discuss the opportunities available.
Questions? Get in touch with the conference organizers: email@example.com.