EADI ISS Conference 2021 | How online conferences can contribute to social justice: lessons from organizing the EADI ISS Conference 2021

By the EADI-ISS Conference Team

 

When we think of social justice, we often think of working towards it through academic research and development practice. But what if conferences themselves can also help further social justice? The EADI ISS Conference that’s taking place between 5 and 8 July 2021 is an excellent example of the extent to which the reshaping of conferences can change who is involved in the conversation and what is being discussed. We never expected this to work so amazingly, but it did. And we are in agreement that all conferences should be held online at least in part to bring scientific knowledge closer to society and further inclusion. 

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Researcher

Sushrutha Vemuri

is a Project Assistant at the ISS

Promotor

Susanne von Itter

Executive Secretary at EADI

Susanne von Itter
Promotor

Basile Boulay

is Senior Executive at EADI

Basile Boulay
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