[Air-L] Extended deadline: Social transformations and the Digital Age, Montreal 2013

Delia Dumitrica dddumitr at ucalgary.ca
Wed Jan 9 07:53:37 PST 2013

Call for Panels and Papers
Montréal, Canada
13-15 October 2013
Social Transformations and the Digital Age

Deadline extended to February 5, 2013.

The International Social Science Council’s 2nd World Social Science Forum
(WSSF) will take place on 13-15 October, 2013 in Montréal, Canada. The
theme and focus for the 2013 Forum is “Social Transformations and the
Digital Age”. The Forum will include plenary presentation/discussion
sessions, and parallel panel presentations/discussion sessions. The
conference organizers welcome suggestions for alternative or hybrid forms
of presentation that take advantage of the features of digital

Queries on procedures and processes should be sent to: info at wssf2013.org

1. The proposal deadline is 5 February 2013.
2. Applicants will be notified of decisions by April 2013.
3. Successful applicants are expected to provide an extended abstract
(2,000 words) to the ISSC no later than 9 September 2013

During the 2013 World Social Science Forum in Montréal, scholars from
across the disciplines and across the world will come together to address
the ways in which digital technologies are being developed and used, and

• (First major focus area) how they are transforming different spheres of
social life and
• (Second major focus area) how they are transforming the social sciences.

For the full call for papers, visit http://wssf2013.org/

Dr. Delia Dumitrica
Department of Communication and Culture
University of Calgary

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