Aging & Social Change: Eleventh Interdisciplinary Conference
UBC Robson Square
Vancouver, Canada
23–24 September 2021

2021 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
  • 2021 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. The dates below serve as a guideline for proposal submission based on our corresponding registration deadlines.

Proposal & Registration Dates

Proposal Deadlines

Advance Proposal Deadline 23 November 2020
Early Proposal Deadline 23 February 2021
Regular Proposal Deadline 23 June 2021
Late Proposal Deadline 23 August 2021

Registration Deadlines

Advance Registration Deadline 23 December 2020
Early Registration Deadline 23 March 2021
Regular Registration Deadline 23 August 2021
Late Registration Deadline 23 September 2021

Submit Your Proposal

Use the button below to submit a proposal for review.