Call for Abstracts International Data Responsibility Conference 2017
Call for abstracts
The 3rd annual International Data Responsibility Conference will be held on March 3 2017. The goal of the conference is to connect a variety of stakeholders involved in the use of data for vulnerable populations in peace, justice and humanitarian action.
During the conference, 3 selected submissions will have the opportunity to showcase their work on a series of posters, which will be set up in a central location at the conference venue. The authors of3 selected submissions will receive the opportunity to present their abstract in a plenary session, and they will be featured in the annual IDRG report. Finally, contributers may receive the opportunity to develop their papers further to contribute to a special edition of a leading journal in the field of international development or international affairs (TBD).
For abstracts to be considered, they must meet the following criteria:
Focus on the topic of data responsibility for vulnerable populations;
Present a new idea in this field;
Be clear and concise in their presentation;
Have a well defined argument;
Not exceed 300 words;
Be submitted before January 31 2017
Given the thematic focus for this year’s IDRG Conference, which is the European Migration Crisis, abstracts relating to this specific domain will receive preference.