Belfast Opera House
Equality and Social Inclusion in the 21st Century: Developing Alternatives
An international multi-disciplinary conference
1st - 3rd February 2006, Belfast, Northern Ireland
The conference, co-hosted by Queen's University Belfast, University College Dublin and The University of Ulster will be held in the Wellington Park Hotel, Belfast. The conference will take place on 1st - 3rd February 2006, followed by an optional social programme on 4th and 5th February 2006.
The conference themes will be:
- Gender, Care and Justice
- In States of Denial
- Counting In(equalities)
Confirmed plenary speakers include:
Mike Apple - University of Wisconsin - Madison, USA
Tania Burchardt - EPSRC Research Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion (CASE) - London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
Mayann Francis - Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission, Canada
David Gordon - Bristol University
Nancy Hirschmann - University of Pennsylvania, USA
Marilyn Waring - Massey University, New Zealand
Delegates are required to make their own travel and accommodation arrangements. To assist with this, useful information on travelling to Belfast, together with a list of hotels or B&Bs can be found at Belfast Visitor & Convention Bureau or, if you are considering vacation time either before or after the conference, visitor information can be found on Northern Ireland Tourist Board, Translink or Belfast Visitor and Convention Bureau.
Limited Bursary places are available. Please click here for full details. Research students or other citizens from Finland should contact Elina Multanen at the Finish Institute for possible bursary funding.
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