19th Nordic Political Science Association Congress

Application Deadline

The call for papers for the NoPSA conference at University of Iceland, Reykjavik is now open. The deadline to send in abstracts is 15 December 2019. We kindly ask you to send your abstract
and title to the chairs of the workshop. Information about the email addresses for each workshop leaders are HERE together with descriptions for each workshop.

We hope to see many Nordic colleagues in Reykjavik from 11-14 August 2020 at the University of Iceland.

You can apply by sending an email to the chairs of the workshops by 15 December containing:

  • the paper title,
  • Abstract (150-200 words) and,
  • the name(s) of the author(s), institutional affiliation and email address.

Participation and languages
Participants are urged to attend every session of their workshop. Only exceptionally, and with the
permission of the workshop leaders, may participants split time between different groups.

Preliminary conference program:

Tuesday 11 August
09.00 - Registration Open
14.00 - 15.30 Workshops
16.00 - 17.00 A keynote speech by Cas Mudde, The Fourth Wave of the Far Right and the

Transformation of European Party Politics
17.30 Reception

Wednesday 12 August
08.00 - 12.00 Workshops
12.00 - 13.30 Lunch Break
13.00 - 16.00 Workshops
16.00-17.30 Inaugural SPS plenary by Richard Katz, If the Cure for the Ills of Democracy
is More Democracy’ Might the Cure Be Worse than the Disease?
18.00 Option for excursions and etc.

Thursday 13 August
08.00 - 12.00 Workshops
12.00 - 13.00 Lunch Break
13.00 - 16.00 Workshops
18:00 Conference dinner

Friday 14 August
08.00 - 12.00 Workshops
12.00 Option for excursions and etc.

Further information:
To keep you posted on NoPSA 2020, please check this website, which will be updated regularly with all academic and practical information regarding the congress and your stay in Reykjavik.

Registration fee:
Early bird until 30 April – ISK 53.000
Late registration until 1 July – ISK 66.250
Doctoral students until 1 July – ISK 53.000


Call for Papers