RC 02 (Economy and Society) – ISA Forum – Porto Alegre (July 14-18, 2020)

Economy and Society Research Committee (RC 02) _ Call for Session Organizers at the International Sociological Association’s Forum of Sociology in Porto Alegre, Brazil July 2020. Deadline 15 March 2019.

The International Sociological Association’s next Forum of Sociology will be held in Porto Alegre, Brazil from July 14-18, 2020. The Economy and Society Research Committee (ISA RC02) is issuing an open call for proposals to organize sessions on topics related to economy and society. The online session proposal submission system is open from 4 February through 15 March 2019, 24:00 GMT. Please note that the deadline is set by ISA and is inflexible. To submit a proposal, you will first need to register an account with the International Sociological Association. You may then submit a proposal here: https://isaconf.confex.com/isaconf/forum2020/rc/sessions/index.cgi?symposiumid=568. 

For any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Aaron Pitluck, (Aaron.Pitluck@IllinoisState.edu) or Nadya Araujo Guimaraes, (nadya@usp.br), RC02 Forum Program Coordinators.

Setting up a Session

There are four steps to submitting a session:

  1. Groups:
  • Select the Primary (host) committee you would like to submit to. If you are proposing a joint session, use the Secondary column to select the co-host committees.
  1. Setup session:
  • Enter the title of the session, using title case capitalization (first word, first word following a colon, and proper nouns capitalized).
  • Select the session format (i.e. Oral, Poster, Roundtable).
  • Select what languages will be used in this session.
  • Enter a session description to be included on the ISA website during abstract submissions if your session is accepted.
  1. People:
  • Enter the Session Organizers for this session.
  1. Session Description:
  • Enter a description of your session to be used by the Program Coordinators during review.
  • This description will only be used in review and will not appear on the ISA website if accepted.
  1. Confirmation:
  • Make sure the information on this page is correct. Use the step links in the left frame to make modifications. DO NOT use your Internet browser Back button.

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