Announcements - Calls for Papers

CfP PhD Workshop: An exploration of methodological issues in the study of age and ageing

Conference/Meeting - PhD Workshop: An exploration of methodological issues in the study of age and ageingDeadline - April 16, 2020Call for applications PhD workshop,  24.-26.8. Jyväskylä, Finland An exploration of methodological issues in the study of age and ageing Organized by the ESA Research Network on Ageing in Europe and the Centre of Excellence in Research on Ageing and Care (CoE AgeCare). Overview We invite PhD students and early-career…

Call for Abstracts: Sustainable Care International Conference 2020

Conference/Meeting - Sustainable Care International Conference 2020Deadline - September 16, 2019 / 5 PM BSTCare: challenges and solutions for a sustainable future Around the world, arrangements for the care of people who need help to manage daily life are evolving. Care is needed ‘at home’ and ‘across continents’; it must meet the needs of individuals and of families and communities; it must be possible…


CfP: Special Issue in Gérontologie et société “Older people and the end-of-life”

Conference/Meeting - Special Issue in Gérontologie et société "Older people and the end-of-life" Deadline - December 09, 2019 / 5 PM BSTCoordinators of this issue: Frédéric BALARD, Pierre MOULIN and Cherry SCHRECKER Chief editors: Frédéric BALARD and Aline CORVOL Editorial committee: Pascal ANTOINE, Frédéric BALARD, Pascale BREUIL, Catherine CALECA, Arnaud CAMPÉON, Christophe CAPUANO, Aline CHAMAHIAN, Aline CORVOL, Olivier DUPONT, Roméo FONTAINE, Agathe GESTIN, Fabrice GZIL, Dominique KERN, Pascal LAMBERT, Sylvie MOISDON-CHATAIGNER, Bertrand PAUGET, Sophie PENNEC, Bertrand QUENTIN, Alain ROZENKIER, Dominique SOMME, Benoît VERDON Editorial coordination: Hélène TROUVÉ and Valérie ZILLIQuestions related to the end-of-life have given rise to numerous articles in scientific reviews and to extended ethical, legal and political debates. The aim of this special issue is to problematize this vast subject in the area of gerontology. We would like to consider this question from two points of…
Coordinators of this issue: Frédéric BALARD, Pierre MOULIN and Cherry SCHRECKER Chief editors: Frédéric BALARD and Aline CORVOL Editorial committee: Pascal ANTOINE, Frédéric BALARD, Pascale BREUIL, Catherine CALECA, Arnaud CAMPÉON, Christophe CAPUANO, Aline CHAMAHIAN, Aline CORVOL, Olivier DUPONT, Roméo FONTAINE, Agathe GESTIN, Fabrice GZIL, Dominique KERN, Pascal LAMBERT, Sylvie MOISDON-CHATAIGNER, Bertrand PAUGET, Sophie PENNEC, Bertrand QUENTIN, Alain ROZENKIER, Dominique SOMME, Benoît VERDON Editorial coordination: Hélène TROUVÉ and Valérie ZILLI (2021).CfP: Special Issue in Gérontologie et société “Older people and the end-of-life”. Gérontologie et société . ():

CfP Social Networks and Retirement

Conference/Meeting - 4th European Conference on Social Networks (EUSN)Date - September 09, 2019Deadline - April 12, 2019 / 5 PM BSTThe aging of societies across Europe is not only fundamentally changing the demographic composition of populations as a whole, but also the structure of the workforces within. As working populations are ageing and simultaneous shrinking, the quest of extending working lives and - as rather new phenomena - enabling post-retirement…

CfP: Workshop on Health, Morbidity and Mortality in Europe — and Beyond

Conference/Meeting - Health, Morbidity and Mortality in Europe -- and BeyondDate - September 04, 2019Deadline - March 15, 2019 / 5 PM BSTOn behalf of the European Association for Population Studies Working Group on Health, Morbidity and Mortality; ISA RC41 (Soiology of Population) and the local organising committee at the Medizinische Hochschule, Hanover are pleased to announce a workshop on "Health, Morbidity and Mortality in Europe – and Beyond”, to be held…

CfP BSG 2019 48th Annual Conference

Conference/Meeting - BSG 2019 48th Annual ConferenceDate - July 10, 2018Deadline - January 24, 2019 / 5 PM BSTOur Conference theme aligns to that aspiration: Resilience and Living Well in Local Communities . It builds on the BSG 2018 conference theme: ageing in an unequal world, focusing in on local communities. Research into ageing is a priority for the University of Liverpool and it has a multi-disciplinary approach…

CfP Thinking Ageing and Older Age

Conference/Meeting - Thinking Ageing and Older Age MICRA PhD and Early Career ConferenceDate - June 13, 2019Deadline - April 01, 2019 / 5 PM BSTWith an ageing global population, research about ageing and older people is increasingly important. This one day conference aims to showcase the range of research among postgraduate and early career researchers from across disciplines taking ageing as its focus. We welcome researchers interested in and working on ageing and older…

CfP: Media Discourses on Inequalities in Old-Age Care

Conference/Meeting - Special Issue in the Journal of Ageing and Later Life (IJAL)Deadline - November 01, 2018 / 5 PM BSTGuest Edited by EVA SOOM AMMANN (Bern University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland) Call for contributions for an upcoming special issue in the Journal of Ageing and Later Life (IJAL): MEDIA DISCOURSES ON INEQUALITIES IN OLD-AGE CARE Guest Edited by EVA SOOM AMMANN (Bern University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland) in collaboration with…

CfP: Perspectives and Theories of Social Innovation for Ageing Population

Deadline - June 27, 2018 / 27/06/2018In collaboration with the journals Frontiers in Sociology & Frontiers in Public Health (www.frontiersin.org) we are bringing together a selected group of international experts to contribute to an open-access article collection on: "Perspectives and Theories of Social Innovation for Ageing Population"   Guest Editors: Andrzej Klimczuk, Warsaw School of Economics,…