The call for session proposals is now closed.
Sessions last 60 to 75 minutes.There are three different formats for sessions:
- Panel sessions: thought-provoking presentations and/or presentations introducing a novel idea followed by discussions with the audience.
- Roundtable sessions: active group discussions on specific current topics introduced by the moderators.
- Other types of sessions: you are free to use your creativity and suggest new formats to us.
Sessions are assessed based on the following criteria:
- Quality of content
- Level of interest
- Diversity of speakers
- Relevance to the field
Panel and rountable sessions
How long do they last?
60 or 75 minutes.
Who can participate?
All conference participants.
What does it cost?
All sessions are included in the conference participation fee on a first come – first served basis. There is no additional fee to be paid or additional registration required for those who wish to attend any sessions.
Who is involved?
One moderator who is in charge of leading the discussion, and two to three presenters who share their viewpoints and engage in a discussion. It is recommended that approximately one-third of the session is dedicated to questions and answers, discussions or other formats that encourage audience participation.
Other innovative methods of presenting and outlining a session are welcomed and encouraged – for example very small group discussions,question and answer sessions, interactive games, for and against debates, illustrating with film, etc. Feel free to use your creativity in creating a new session format! We would love to hear your ideas!