• Presenters should register, pay the conference fees and submit their full papers by Tuesday, May 31st, 2016. Full papers submitted should be around 3.000 to 5.000 words including references.
  • Final conference programme will be published on June 20th, 2016
  • After the submission deadline, all papers in each stream will be distributed to other presenters to ensure a constructive and critical dialogue.
  • Authors of the papers have the option to publish in a Special Issue of the CONTESTED_CITIES Working Paper Series (ISSN 2341- 2755) 
  • After the conference, selected papers will be considered for contribution to edited volumes and thematic issues in specialised journals (of high IF).
  • Registration opens on April 1st 2016. Before submitting full papers, registration and payment are required. In case of multi-authorship, co-authors should register for the conference only if they wish to participate.
  • The closing date for registration of presenters is May 31st 2016. Early Bird fees are available until April 30th 2016.

Registration includes lunch during the four days of the conference.


Early Bird
(payment up until April 30th, 2016)

(payment after April 30th, 2016)

Group 1

185,- €

240,- €

Group 2

120,- €

150,- €

Group 3

75,- €

95,- €

Group 4

40,- €

50,- €

  • Group 1: Established academics (tenured researchers, postdoctoral researchers with contracted employment)
  • Group 2:   Early-stage researchers from Europe, North America and other high-income countries (PhD students and those post-docs without a full-time equivalent contract or scholarship)
  • Group 3:   Early-stage researchers from Southern and Eastern Europe, Latin America, Africa and Asia
  • Group 4:   non presenting attendees and the low/ un-waged (contact organisation team prior to registration through email). This fee does not cover lunch vouchers