Aging & Social Change: Tenth Interdisciplinary Conference
UBC Robson Square
Vancouver, Canada
24–25 September 2020

2020 Call for Proposals

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

  • Theme 1: Economic and Demographic Perspectives on Aging
  • Theme 2: Public Policy and Public Perspectives on Aging
  • Theme 3: Medical Perspectives on Aging, Health, Wellness
  • Theme 4: Social and Cultural Perspectives on Aging
  • 2020 Special Focus—Aging Societies: Extended Working Lives and Discrimination Against Older Workers

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.

2 Review Timeline

After we receive your presentation proposal, it moves to the evaluation step. Proposals are reviewed in monthly rounds, and notifications are sent two to four weeks after submission.

See current proposal deadline 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.

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.

Registration Dates


Once your proposal is accepted register by one of the deadlines below to be scheduled as a presenter.

Advance Registration Deadline 24 December 2019
Early Registration Deadline 24 March 2020
Regular Registration Deadline 24 August 2020
Late Registration Deadline 24 September 2020

Submit Your Proposal

Current proposal submission deadline:

30 September 2019 *