Programme Schedule

TUESDAY, 10 SEPTEMBER

08:45 – 18:00 Early Career Researchers’ Workshops  (by invitation only)

WEDNESDAY, 11 SEPTEMBER

10:00 – 19:30 REGISTRATION HOURS
 
11:00 – 13:30 Writing Workshop with Prof. Beate Jahn, Room Egg Restaurant
Chair: Beate Jahn, University of Sussex, United Kingdom
14:15 – 14:45 Welcome Speeches, Room 272
Moderator: Ivan Dinev Ivanov, University of Cincinnaty, USA
Speakers:
  • Anastas Gerdjikov, Sofia University, Bulgaria
  • Karina Angelieva, Deputy Minister of Education and Science, Bulgaria
  • Victoria M. Basham, EISA President & Cardiff University, United Kingdom
  • Lyubov Grigorova Mincheva, Sofia University, Bulgaria
14:45 – 16:15 Plenary Session: Visuality in IR, Room 272
Chair :
  • Juha A. Vuori, Tampere University, Finland
  • Saara Särmä, Tampere University, Finland
Plenary Speakers:
  • Rune Saugmann, Tampere University, Finland
  • Luisa Lobato, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro
  • Lene Hansen, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Sofia Stolk, T.M.C. Asser Instituut, Netherlands
  • Benjamin Tallis, Institue of International Relations, Czech Republic
16:15 – 16:45 Coffee Break
 
16:45 – 18:15 Semi-plenary 1: The Unseen IR, Room 272
Chair: Kyle Grayson, Newcastle University, United Kingdom
Plenary Speakers:
  • Audrey Alejandro, London School of Economics, United Kingdom
  • Jonathan Austin, Graduate Institute Geneva, Switzerland
  • Elisa Randazzo, University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
  • Alice Cree, Newcastle University, United Kingdom
  • Karen Tucker, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
  Semi-plenary 2: War and Peace: what has a century of IR shown us, Room 292
Chair: Victoria M. Basham, Cardiff University, United Kingdom
Plenary Speakers:
  • Deiana Maria-Adriana, Queen´s University Beflast, United Kingdom
  • Rosalie Clarke, Nottingham Trent University, United Kingdom
  • Darcy Leigh, University of Sussex, United Kingdom
  • Paul Higate, University of Bath, United Kingdom
  • Shine Choi, Massey University, New Zeland
18:30 – 19:30 Sofia Conference Address, Room 272
Moderator: Maria Kostova, Sofia University, Bulgaria
Speaker: Krassen Stanchev, Sofia University, Bulgaria
18:30 – 19:30 De-mystifying Glass Ceilings – Equality and Privilege in IR, Room 1
followed by: Early Career Researchers Development Group – Reception (sponsored by NISA), Room 2

THURSDAY, 12 SEPTEMBER

08:00 – 18:30 REGISTRATION HOURS

09:00 – 10:45 Panels and Round-tables (session TA)
10:45 – 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 – 13:00 Panels and Round-tables (session TB)
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch
13:15 – 14:15 EISA General Assembly , Room 1
14:30 – 16:15 Panels and Round-tables (session TC)
16:15 – 16:45 Coffee Break
16:45 – 18:30 Panels and Round-tables (session TD)
19:30 – 22:00 Section Chairs‘ Dinner (by invitation only)

FRIDAY, 13 SEPTEMBER

08:00 – 18:30 REGISTRATION HOURS

09:00 – 10:45 Panels and Round-tables (session FA)
09:00 – 10:45 ECD International Relations Café – Deconstructing concepts from an international point of view, Room Egg Restaurant
10:45 – 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 – 13:00 Panels and Round-tables (session FB)
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch
13:00 – 14:30 Project Writing Café workshop, Room Egg Restaurant
14:30 – 16:15 Panels and Round-tables (session FC)
16:15 – 16:45 Coffee Break
16:45 – 18:30 Panels and Round-tables (session FD)
19:30 – 22:00 Conference Grand Reception for all participants

SATURDAY, 14 SEPTEMBER

08:00 – 18:30 REGISTRATION HOURS

09:00 – 10:45 Panels and Round-tables (session SA)
09:00 – 10:45 ECD Group Demystifying Publishing and Early Career Advancement, Room 160
10:45 – 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 – 13:00 Panels and Round-tables (session SB)
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch
13:00 – 14:30 ERC panel - Supporting creative minds – Funding opportunities at the European Research Council, Room Conference Hall
14:30 – 16:15 Panels and Round-tables (session SC)
16:15 – 16:45 Coffee Break
16:45 – 18:30 Panels and Round-tables (session SD)