6th Global Conference on Women's Studies

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6th Global Conference on
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About Women’s Studies Conference

Learn more about the 6th Global Conference on Women’s Studies

Following the success of the fifth edition of the Global Conference on Women’s Studies, we are excited to announce the 6th edition of this premier academic event. Attended by scholars, researchers, and scientists from around the world, WOMENSCONF is more than an academic event. It’s a community and a knowledge platform. The connections that you make at the event and the memories from learning and networking sessions will last you long after the event is over.

This women’s studies conference will zoom in on pressing challenges in the field and the barriers that communities face on a global, regional, and local levels in their fight for gender equality. WOMENSCONF 2024 will take place in the lively city of Zurich, Switzerland, on the 05th– 07th of July. While we are looking forward to meeting our attendees at the venue, if you can’t travel to Zurich, make sure to register as a virtual participant.

Mark WOMENSCONF 2024 on your calendar – this is a must-attend event on women’s studies.

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Key Information

Women’s Studies Conference Topics

Global Conference on Women’s Studies will address different topics in the gender and women’s studies area and the submissions are expected to fit broadly – but not exclusively – into the following areas of research.

Submitted abstracts will be evaluated by the Scientific Committee. All submissions should report original and previously unpublished research results no matter the type of research paper you are presenting. Manuscripts should meet the format set by the Conference committee and are subject to review. Detailed instructions and full paper submission guidelines will be emailed within a few weeks following the conference.

 

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  • Activist Art
  • Challenging Male Dominance
  • Climate crisis and Environmental activism
  • Consciousness-raising
  • Cyber Feminisms—Blogs, Zines, and Reproductive Rights
  • Disabled women
  • Economic developments and the legal system
  • Equity and equality
  • Family history
  • Family policies
  • Feminism and decolonial praxis
  • Feminism and Nationalism
  • Feminist pedagogy and writing
  • Feminist theory
  • Gender and communication
  • Gender and Intersectionality
  • Gender and Migration
  • Gender and Sexual Diversity
  • Gender Equality and Educational Systems
  • Gender equality policies
  • Gendered and Sexual Diversities
  • Gendering the Covid-19 Pandemic
  • Globalization
  • Humanities relating to women and to gender
  • Implementation of gender equality
  • Implementing law
  • Inheritance rights
  • Intersectionality
  • Law and accountability
  • Laws and Policies
  • Legal remedies
  • Materialism
  • Men as allies in the struggle
  • Motherhood and Work-Life Balance
  • Nation-building
  • Popular and Folk cultures
  • Resocialization of Men
  • Social justice
  • Socialization of boys
  • Standpoint theory
  • Toxic Masculinity
  • Trafficking and Prostitution
  • Transgender Rights and Sexual Diversity
  • Transnational feminist theory
  • Women and Islamic Sharia
  • Women and Religion
  • Women Empowerment and Social Change
  • Women in Politics and Public Administration
  • Women, Climate Change and Inequality
  • Women, Media and Technology
  • Women’s history
  • Women’s Human rights
  • Women’s human rights
  • Women’s Spirituality and Religion
  • Women’s Success Stories
  • Women’s vulnerabilities

130+

Speakers

50+

Countries

720+

Participants

Keynote Speaker

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Dr. Judit Balatonyi

University of Pécs, Hungary

Presentation Title:
The Myths of Submissive and Agent Woman: Marriage Research from a Male and Female Perspective

Judit Balatonyi is an assistant professor and vice-head of the Department of European Ethnology – Cultural Anthropology (University of Pécs, Hungary). She received her PhD degree from the Interdisciplinary PhD School, Program for European Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology in 2016…

Meet some of our Speakers

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Dr. Jennifer Bone
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Prof. Jingjing Hou
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Dr. Bethel Atebo
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Anna Delapaz
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Dr. Eric D. Hess
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Dr. Mona Ashour
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Dr. Sabah Firoz Uddin
Nana Abuladze
Nana Abuladze
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Dr. Yehudit Salfati
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Dr. Amirah Mazlan
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Dr. Bidisha Pal
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Rosário Carmona e Costa

Past Speakers lineup

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Dr. Shelley Jones
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Dr. Gavan Patrick Gray
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Dr. Ly Quyet Tien
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Dr. Christina Stave
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Dr. Sandra Meškova
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Dr. Maria Kalfa
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Dr. Barbara Magnanelli
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Dr. Lutfurahman Aftab
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Dr. Kate Mukungu
Dr. Iryna Tytarchuk
Dr. Iryna Tytarchuk
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Dr. Angela Kahil​
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Francesca Basso
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Prof. JosAnn Cutajar
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Prof. Nalini Moodley
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Dr. Penny Harvey
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Prof Dr. Paola Consuelo Ramos Martínez
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Prof. Dr. Molly C. O’Donnell​
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Dr. Bhavani Rao​
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Dr. Shiho Hansen​
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Prof. Dr. Isabel Carvalho​
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Prof. Dr. Sadia Kamran​
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Dr. Amer Bani Amer​
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Prof. Diana J. Fox​
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Dr. Monia Chouari​

Why You Should Attend

The 6th Global Conference on Women’s Studies

Oral Presentation

Be an oral presenter of the Women’s Studies Conference and present your research to a truly international audience. Presentation slots are limited, so early submission is strongly encouraged. Send your abstract today.

Poster Presentation

Send your research paper to be a poster presenter at the women’s studies conference 2024 and show your research work to the audience throughout the conference days.

Virtual Presentation

If you can’t attend the Women’s Studies Conference in person but want to share your research with our international community, join as a virtual presenter.

Publication

The Conference Proceedings will be published with ISBN Numbers.

Networking

Attending the Women’s Studies Conference 2024 will provide an opportunity to network and share thoughts on recent advances with other academics and experts in the same or similar fields.

City Tour

The Organizing Committee will offer all participants a city tour free of charge, so learn about Zurich’s vibrant past and present, with a friendly local guide.

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Your Story Matters!

Give hope, Empower Women & Change lives

Everyone has an inspiring story to share. What’s Your Story? WOMENSCONF 2024 wants to provide you with a unique opportunity to share your story and your wonderful life journey in your own words with a global audience of women, girls, academia, activists, scholars and journalists.

Which genres are accepted?

Abstract Format

Please send your abstract for evaluation by the Scientific Committee and if abstract is accepted, the author(s) can register for the Conference. After the conference, the full paper will be requested for subsequent publication opportunities. Otherwise, your abstract only will be published in the Proceeding. Read More

Full paper Format

We accept the submission of high-quality papers describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, experimental and theoretical work or research in all of the topic areas mentioned. Submission of a manuscript implies that it is not under consideration for publication elsewhere. Read More 

Women’s Studies Conference Peer-reviewed Journal Publication

Publication Opportunity

The Abstracts of all accepted papers will be published in the Conference Abstract Book with ISBN Number. Full papers will have publication opportunities in various Indexed International Journals, including SCOPUS, Web of Science, DOAJ, and many more, or as a Book Chapter.

  • Each Paper will be assigned Digital Object Identifier (DOI) from Cross Ref.
  • The abstract book/proceedings shall be submitted to Google Scholar for Indexing.
  • All accepted papers will be published in the Conference Proceedings with ISBN Number.
  • All papers have publication opportunities in various indexed international journals.

Plagiarism Policy & Publication Ethics

The 6th Global Conference on Women’s Studies follows strict anti-plagiarism policies and, as such, checks every submission for plagiarism using Crossref Similarity Check Powered by iThenticate. All articles submitted to the conference first undergo a plagiarism check before being sent to our scientific committee for review. The submission will be automatically rejected at any time if found plagiarized. If you’d like to find out more information about the iThenticate software, click on the following link: https://www.crossref.org/services/similarity-check/

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The Journal of International Women’s Studies

The Journal is indexed with the MLA International Bibliography, The International Bibliography of Social Sciences, EBSCO, Elsevier Bibliographic Databases, Ulrich’s Periodicals, the Gale Group, the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), ProQuest Bibliographical References and SCOPUS.
ISSN: 1539-8706

Reserve your seat at this must-attend Global Conference on Women's Studies

Join Conference on Womens Studies Now!

Registration Deadline

25 June 2024
  • Authors Student 360 €‎
  • Authors Regular 390 €‎
  • Listener 150 €‎
  • Virtual Delegate 160 €‎
  • Extra Paper 75 €‎

Testimonial

Get inspired in Zurich with the conference free City Tour!

Enjoy this Global Conference on Women’s Studies in the captivating city of Zurich, Switzerland. Discover the charms of Zurich, the epitome of Swiss perfection! This self-confident and prosperous city is renowned for its banking muscle, alpine backdrop, and love of good living. Boasting a walkable Altstadt district full of fine boutiques and restaurants, as well as pure air and the dazzling Zurich Lake, Zurich is a city of placid people.

Zurich boasts not only breathtaking natural beauty but also a thriving academic scene that sets it apart. With a rich history dating back to the Middle Ages, Zurich has evolved into a hub of intellectual pursuits and educational excellence. Renowned for its prestigious universities, including the world-renowned ETH Zurich, the city has become a magnet for scholars and researchers from around the globe. The city’s commitment to innovation and cutting-edge research is evident in its numerous research centers and technology parks, fostering an environment where ideas flourish and boundaries are pushed.

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