IAPSS Convention

Held once annually in autumn at the very start of the academic year, the IAPSS Autumn Convention is the smaller version of the IAPSS World Congress. Organised by the IAPSS Executive Committee, the IAPSS Autumn Convention brings together between 250 and 400 students of political science and related disciplines – on a topic related to the IAPSS Annual Theme.

IAPSS Autumn Convention 2015

“New Threats to Security”

Charles University | Prague, Czech Republic

September 21 – 25, 2015

Submit your abstract until June 30 here.

Early bird tickets available until June 30 at the MyIAPSS Webstore!


What Can You Expect?

Hundreds of students of political science and related disciplines are expected to one of the leading conferences for young political scientists in 2015. An exciting academic and social programme with a broad range of of both high profile scholars and experts will await you in the beautiful ‘Golden City’ of Prague. The IAPSS Autumn Convention 2015 will bring together a multiplicity of experts from the academia, civil society institutions, the media, policy makers and think tanks. From Czech Republic, Europe and beyond. At dozens of student panels, more than 100 panelists will be provided with the unique opportunity to discuss their research and work-in-progress in political science, international relations and related sub-fields to an international audience.

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Find all details on the IAPSS Autumn Convention 2015 here and here:

Call for Papers


The Program

Student Panels

Social Events

21st IAPSS General Assembly

The Venue

Accomodation, Travel and Visas

The Organizers

FAQ and Contact

Questions & Inquiries?

Then contact,

for visa, registration, other administrative and media inquiries: Andrea Kovarova at ac-administration@iapss.org

for academic programme and partnership inquiries: Filipa Brandao at convention@iapss.org

for abstract, paper and panel related inquiries: Vit Simral at academic@iapss.org

for IAPSS General Assembly and IAPSS Membership inquiries: Andrea Kovarova at secgen@iapss.org

for travel grant and payment related inquiries: Catherine Mackay at finances@iapss.org


We are looking forward to welcoming you to the one of the leading student conferences for young political scientists and students of related disciplines in 2015!