Twelfth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences
International Conference Center, Hiroshima, Japan
26–28 July 2017

2017 Call for Papers

We invite proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, virtual lightning talks, virtual posters, or colloquia addressing one of the following themes:

  • Theme 1: Social and Community Studies
  • Theme 2: Civic and Political Studies
  • Theme 3: Cultural Studies
  • Theme 4: Global Studies
  • Theme 5: Environmental Studies
  • Theme 6: Organizational Studies
  • Theme 7: Educational Studies
  • Theme 8: Communication
  • 2017 Special Focus: Cross-Cultural and Global Research as Interdisciplinary Practice

Become a Presenter

1 Submit a Proposal

If you would like to present, start by submitting a proposal. You will need the following: presentation type, short/long descriptions, keywords, focus, themes, and biographical information.

View our Step-by-Step Guide to submitting a presentation proposal. Submit your proposal here.

2 Get Accepted

After we receive your presentation proposal, it moves to the evaluation step. We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed between two to four weeks of submission.

See proposal deadlines below.

3 Register

Once your proposal is accepted, you must register before our Program Development team can schedule your presentation.

View our Step-by-Step Guide to the registration process. Submit your registration here.

Important Dates

We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed within two to four weeks of submission. The dates below serve as a guideline for proposal submission based on our corresponding registration deadlines.

Proposal & Registration Dates

Proposal Deadlines

Advance Proposal Deadline 26 September 2016
Early Proposal Deadline 26 December 2016
Regular Proposal Deadline 26 April 2017
Late Proposal Deadline 26 June 2017

Registration Deadlines

Advance Registration Deadline 26 October 2016
Early Registration Deadline 26 January 2017
Regular Registration Deadline 26 June 2017
Late Registration Deadline 26 July 2017

Submit Your Proposal

Use the button below to submit a proposal for review.