We are extending the Call for Abstracts / EOIs. Submissions will now close Friday 15 January 2021. We thank you for your submission to participate in our conference.

Call for Abstracts and Expression of Interest (EOI) submission portal

Welcome to the 2021 submission portal. We warmly invite your submission to be involved in the conference and are looking to create an engaging and immersive conference experience that is meaningful, insightful and that challenges. Please ensure that your submission is adaptive to the digital environment.

 Below is a summary of the submission requirements - more details can be found on the conference website.

Conference theme: Who are the Humanitarians?
  • Decolonising the humanitarian ecosystem
  • Leadership in a world of upheaval and crisis
  • Transformative ways of working
  • The political economy of aid and solidarity
We invite submissions for presentation in the following formats:
Presentations (Call for abstracts) 

  • Oral presentation
  • Poster presentation
  • Creative Encounters 
Interactive sessions (Expression of Interest)

  • Panel session 
  • Learning labs 
  • Other 
We are particulary interested to recieve Expressions of Interest from not for profit and non-governmental organisations. Presentations must be adaptive to the digital environment and may be pre-recorded.
Publication options
There are two publication options following the conference which are The Humanitarian Leader (not peer reviewed) and the Journal of Humanitarian Affairs (peer reviewed).
Authors who do not want to be considered for publication are not required to submit a full paper, prior to or after the conference. 

You can find more information about getting involved on the conference website, and if you need help reach out to us.
To start your submission please click 'Login' - located above in the orange ribbon.