ECSR Annual Conference

7-8 October 2021

Due to the COVID19 pandemic, the 2021 annual ECSR conference will be held online. Conference fees are waived for this year’s event.

There is no specific theme for this year conference but, as always, we welcome presentations of the theoretically-driven empirical research (the trade mark of the ECSR) in various sociological areas, such as the labor market, education, gender, the family, migration and ethnicity, urban and spatial inequalities, time use, welfare state, political sociology, health and well-being, social mobility, and social stratification in general.

Important dates and information

  • Early March: Official Call and opening of the abstract submission 
  • 30th April: Deadline for abstract submission
  • Early June: Notification of abstract selection
  • Early July: Registration opens
  • 10th of September: Registration closes

The conference will start at 9:00 a.m. (Central European Summer Time/UTC+2) on Thursday, 7th of October 2021 and will be held exclusively online via Zoom. If you are not familiar with using Zoom, you find user guides and further information here:

Login and further information have been sent to all registered participants via Email. Please note that all presenters and session chairs are registered automatically. If you have not received the login details please contact us per Email immediately.

Each presentation should be max. 15 minutes followed by max. 10 minutes discussion. The papers and presentations are not circulated in advance.