Nordic Conference for Rural Research

Call for abstracts

The 5th Nordic Conference for Rural Research ‘Challenged ruralities: Nordic welfare states under pressure’ will take place in Denmark, May 14-16th 2018. This conference is an interdisciplinary forum with a particular emphasis on rural research in the Nordic countries. The conference venue this time will be Vingsted Conference Centre close to the international airport of Billund.We hope for many interesting papers. Go to the homepage to check out all the interesting working groups. Before the 1st of December, 2017 give us a title of your paper, a 10-line abstract and which working group you wish to take part in.

Please, send your proposal directly to the working group convener and to the conference email: before the 1st of December, 2017.

See list of working groups

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Important dates

Conference dates May 14th to 16th 2018.

  • May 1st 2017: Call for working groups
  • June 15th 2017: Deadline for working groups
  • October 2nd 2017: Call for abstracts
  • December 1st 2017: Deadline for abstracts
  • May 14th-16th 2018: Conference dates