Registration + Abstract/Paper submission 10th YA Conference 2016 Ghent

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Before submitting your abstract/paper, you have to be registered as a Young Academics Member (this can take a few days).


Conference Important Dates

Abstract submission ended

 Review process ended

Full Paper submission ended

Abstract Submission (ended)

  • Length: 500 words max (plus references).
  • Content: outline the aim of research, problem, methodology, expected contribution and key references (max 5).
  • Formats: the abstracts shall be submitted on .doc/.docx/.rtf format, without embedded images (if you wish to add an image, please upload it on an image hosting service and add a link).
  • Submission: mail your document to

The selection of abstracts will be based on the topics covered and the general quality of the written abstract. 

Priority will be given to young academics enrolled in AESOP’s member schools of planning during the selection process. PLEASE NOTE: multi-authored papers are welcome, but all authors must be young academics – i.e. students, PhD students, post-docs, early-stage career researchers with no permanent position –, young activists or practitioners.

Paper Submission / Best Paper Prize (ended)

The successful contributors will be asked to provide a full version of their paper (around 6.000 words as maximum) by 10th of February 2016. Your complete paper should also be written according to the template.

Please submit by mail your full paper together with your registration form.