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We are pleased to announce that TAP Air Portugal is the exclusive airline partner of the 2020 IPSA World Congress. TAP is offering discounted airfares, to registered Congress delegates and their accompanying persons, which are easily booked online.

WC2020 Congress participants who live and work in developing countries and have a role in the Congress Program may apply for a travel grant. Applications will be accepted from 5 December 2019 to 5 February 2020. Please visit the Travel Grants page for complete details.

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We are pleased to announce that Suzanne Nossel, Chief Executive Officer at Pen America (US), Adam Hanieh, Reader in Development Studies SOAS, University of London (UK) and IPSA President Prof. Marianne Kneuer have been confirmed as plenary speakers at the 2020 IPSA World Congress.


The Call for Proposals deadline of 10 October has been extended to 24 October 2019 for the 26th IPSA World Congress of Political Science on 25-29 July 2020 in Lisbon, Portugal.

The 2020 Congress will have a diverse program under the theme New Nationalisms in an Open World. Paper and panel proposals on any Political Science-related subject are welcome.

Submission Deadline: 24 October 2019