• Call for Papers: 6th EU-Microdata User Conferences

    CfP for the 6th EU-Microdata User Conferences in Mannheim

    March 7-8, 2019

    Conference webpage & submission form 

  • Call for Contributions - GESIS Panel User Conference 2019

    The GESIS Panel User Conference is taking place from 11-12 March 2019 at the University of Mannheim. Please submit your abstracts via email to gesis-panel(at)gesis(dot)org by 1 November 2018. Registration for the conference opens 30 November 2018. There are no registration fees.

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  • CfP: Special Issue on Fieldwork Monitoring Strategies for Interviewer-Administered Surveys

    For this Special Issue for Survey Methods: Insights from the Field (SMIF), we invite studies that discuss key performance indicators of field monitoring, fieldwork monitoring strategies, measures and interventions during data collection etc. Get more information

  • "Behavioral Genetics in Social Science Research"

    Does your research focus lie at the intersection of genetics and social sciences? The workshop week on "Behavioral Genetics in Social Science Research" takes place from October 8 to 12, 2018. During the three workshops, social scientists will learn how to integrate genetic data into their analysis. Registration and application for a poster presentation have just started.

  • CfP: The Fourth European Social Survey Conference

    The focus of the ESS Conference 2019 lies on “Turbulent Times in Europe: Instability, Insecurity and Inequality”. The conference will take place from 15th to 17th of April 2019. It is conducted by GESIS and the University of Mannheim.  


  • Call: Euro CSS symposium 2018

    This is the second in a series of three symposia - all of them discuss societal challenges in computational social sciences. This year’s focus will be on “Bias and Discrimination” and will take place in Dec 5-7, 2018, in Cologne. Calls are out now. Submissions due: Aug 1, 2018. The Symposium series is funded by the Volkswagen Stiftung. 



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