Tenth International Conference on Religion & Spirituality in Society
UBC Robson Square
Vancouver, Canada
30 April - 1 May 2020

2020 Call for Papers

We invite proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, or colloquia addressing one of the following themes:

  • Theme 1: Religious Foundations
  • Theme 2: Religious Community and Socialization
  • Theme 3: Religious Commonalities and Differences
  • Theme 4: The Politics of Religion​
  • 2020 Special Focus: Conservation, Environmentalism, and Stewardship—Ecological Spirituality as Common Ground

Become a Presenter

1 Submit a Proposal

If you would like to present, start by submitting a proposal. You will need the following: presentation type, short/long descriptions, keywords, focus, themes, and biographical information.

View our Step-by-Step Guide to submitting a presentation proposal.

2 Get Accepted

After we receive your presentation proposal, it moves to the evaluation step. We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed between two to four weeks of submission.

See proposal deadlines below.

3 Register

Once your proposal is accepted, you must register before our Program Development team can schedule your presentation.

View our Step-by-Step Guide to the registration process.

Important Dates

We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed within two to four weeks of submission. The dates below serve as a guideline for proposal submission based on our corresponding registration deadlines.

Proposal & Registration Dates

Proposal Deadlines

Advance Proposal Deadline 30 June 2019
Early Proposal Deadline 30 September 2019
Regular Proposal Deadline 30 January 2020
Late Proposal Deadline 30 March 2020

Registration Deadlines

Advance Registration Deadline 30 July 2019
Early Registration Deadline 30 October 2019
Regular Registration Deadline 30 March 2020
Late Registration Deadline 30 April 2020

Submit Your Proposal

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