Risk Conference - Antwerp, Belgium - November 2012: Call for papers
We have the pleasure of announcing the call for papers for the international workshop the University Centre Saint Ignatius Antwerp (cf. http://www.ucsia.org/), a forum for academic reflection on societal issues and their ethical implications, is organising on the topic of Risk and Uncertainty in Changing Society on November 22nd – 23rd 2012 at the University of Antwerp, Belgium.
The organisation committee, composed of the Academic Director of UCSIA, theologian Jacques Haers and project promoters Dirk Geldof, professor sociology at the Higher Institute for Family Sciences (HUBrussels) and at the Artesis University College Antwerp and lecturer ‘Current Political Issues’ at the department of social work of the Karel de Grote-University College Antwerp, and Diemo Urbig, doctor in management science, researcher at the Department of Management, Faculty of Applied Economics at the University of Antwerp, has established the programme.
You will find a project description with the programme the application procedure an application form here: http://www.ucsia.org/main.aspx?c=*UCSIAENG2&n=106210
The deadline for submission of applications is set for June 10th 2012. Candidates should send in the completed application form, accompanied by an academic curriculum vitae and an outline of the proposed paper. The selection of participants will be communicated by the beginning of July.
The organizer takes on charge all costs pertaining to participation and stay in Antwerp of all selected participants, while travel arrangements and costs are incumbent on participants themselves.
The selected participant will present her/his paper in a panel session (20 minutes in English) and will afterwards send in an article to be considered for publication (which will be submitted to careful selection). The aim of the organizer is to publish a selection of articles presented at the workshop.
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