How to attend the conference?
There are two possible options:
- As a participant: you may register directly as a participant without submitting an abstract.
- As a presenter: please submit an abstract or session proposal. If it is accepted, you will present. If not, you are still welcome to participate in the Conference.
How to submit an abstract?
Please first create your account in the submission platform system, and then click on “Submit a Paper”
Are there any guidelines regarding the abstract format?
Yes, a “Guide for Authors” is available at the beginning of each new submission in the submission system. Please read it carefully
What are the related topics?
There are the conference topics that are the closest to the content of your abstract. It is important to choose the accurate related topic(s) because the abstract will be sent to the reviewers who are experts in the selected topic(s).
How to benefit from the early bird rate?
You need to complete your registration and the payment of your registration fees before March 13th, 2024 (NB: presenters must register by January 26th).
Is it possible to get an invitation letter for me to request a visa?
Yes, the invitation letter is sent once we have received the payment and the registration is completed.
Does the conference organizer provide proof of attendance?
Yes, the conference organizer provides a certificate of participation. The conference organizer will also provide you with an invoice or receipt for payment of your registration fee. These documents are usually required by your university/institute to allocate the grants. You may also request a presentation certificate.
How to book a hotel room close to the conference venue?
A list of hotels close to the conference venue is available on the “Accommodation” section of the conference website. In most cases, these hotels offer a special discount to IAFFE participants.
What is the maximum number of presentations that I can deliver?
Each presenter is limited to one presentation and one appearance on a panel or roundtable.
Is it possible to create an account on the submission system and come back later to submit?
Yes, it is also possible to create an account, start a submission and come back later to update it or finish it. Please note though that you are not able to update your abstract once it is completed and under review.
What is the mandatory information for a submission?
Title, abstract content, authors (names & contact details), presentation format (paper presentation, poster, roundtable/panel, organized session), related topic(s)
What are the reviewing criteria?
Submissions are reviewed based on:
Technical Merit: How solid is the presented work? Does the abstract include methodology, data sources, any preliminary results, motivation and contribution to literature?
Readability: How easy is it to understand the submission? Factors that can affect readability include writing style, grammar, spelling, or inappropriate submission length.
Originality: Will attendees learn something that they didn’t already know from this submission?
Relevance: How appropriate is this submission for this conference?
How will I know whether my submission has been accepted or not?
Once the Paper Selection Committee has reviewed the submission or abstract, you will receive an email letting you know whether the submission/abstract has been accepted or not. If it has been accepted, the author receives an “Acceptance Letter”.
Is it possible to attend the conference without submitting any work?
Yes, we encourage anyone interested in Feminist Economics to register as a participant. In addition to the sessions, the conference offers many opportunities for informal interaction with scholars and advocates.
How can I participate in the Conference dinner?
Participants may purchase a ticket for the Conference dinner when registering for the Conference. As places are limited we encourage you to book early.