Early bird registration: 01/03/2019 - 08/04/2019
The University of Edinburgh’s Centre of African Studies will host the 8th European Conference on African Studies, Europe’s largest and most international conference with an African focus. It will take place in the University's central campus on June 11-14 2019, and is organised on behalf of the Research Network of African Studies Centres in Europe AEGIS.
The conference brings together 1,500 leading researchers, policymakers, and leaders from across the world. There will also be a complementary series of artistic and cultural events, as well as various networking and capacity building events, including some particularly aimed at the next generation of African researchers. Further information will be made available here shortly. In the meantime use the menu above to view the theme, panels, travel information, etc.
Panel start times are posted on the panel pages, with the number of sessions (all contiguous) also stated. Registration remains open. We have University accommodation reserved for delegates to book, along with other suggestions. For those letters applying for UK visas, there is a page with guidance and a method for requesting a tailored letter of support. Exhibitors/publishers can now also view the options available and make a booking.
If you have any questions, please contact the conference admin at admin(at)ecasconference.org.