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Call for Papers #AEME2020

AEME (Association for Events Management Education) Annual Conference with Open Road Carnival Project 2nd - 3rd July 2020, Brighton

Event Principles and Practices: A level playing field? Call for Papers We welcome presentations and other contributions to this conference that explore links between events principles and practices with particular reference to (although not limited to) conceptual issues such as access, belonging, participation and empowerment. The 2020 conference intends to provide a platform to further our understanding of the impacts of class, gender, ethnicity, age, disability, sexual orientation, religious priorities and others on the production and consumption of events, festivals, carnivals, celebrations and spectacles. We also invite papers on wider aspects of international events, festivals and carnivals. As with previous conferences we welcome contributions from various academic disciplines and practices.

We are also happy to accept poster submissions.

Please plan for a 20-minute presentation. There will be time for questions afterwards. General guidelines:

  • Submissions should be in English

  • They should contain your name(s), institutional affiliation(s), address(es), email, and the title of your paper/ contribution to the conference

  • Abstract/summary of your contribution to the conference of no more than 250 words

  • Your abstract/summary of your contribution to the conference should specify the question or issue that you are addressing, the context in which it arises and has significance, an outline of the enquiry/practice itself, and the outcome. You should also make clear the connection between your contribution to the conference and the theme of the conference

  • At the end of your abstract please write down five keywords that best capture the content of your proposed contribution The completed form (see below) should be sent as an e-mail attachment to and

  • Please use a personal email. This will be the email address we will use for correspondence with the contributor(s)

  • Please put AEME 2020 ABSTRACT in the subject line of the email

  • The deadline for the submission of abstracts is Tuesday 14th April 2020

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