06 June 2018 - 09 June 2018
Brussels, Belgium

Population, diversity and inequality

IIASA's World Population Program is presenting new demographic research at this year's European Population Conference in Belgium.

Grand place, Brussels, Belgium © Koverninska Olga | Shutterstock

Grand place, Brussels, Belgium © Koverninska Olga | Shutterstock

European Population Conference is the largest European conference for population research. Under the theme "Population, diversity and inequality" over 900 participants will present and discuss around 500 papers and 250 posters. 

Many demographers from the World Population (POP) Program will present latest demographic research on the links between education and issues such as quality of life, health, fertility, and the ability to adapt to climate change, and be chairing sessions. As part of the Wittgenstein Centre, latest research and publications are also presented at our conference booth. 

The conference will take place between 6-9 June 2018 in Brussels, Belgium and is organized by the European Association for Population Studies (EAPS) and the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.

For more information to the conference please visit the official conference website.

Full list of IIASA contributions at the EPC

Thursday, 7 Jun 2018

Session 7: Early-Life Conditions and Later Life Health Effects, 9 - 10:30AM


Session 11: Probabilistic Methods: Fertility, Mortality, and Migration, 9 - 10:30AM


Session 19: Individual Ageing 2, 11AM - 12:30PM


Session 21: Mortality, Gender and Empowerment of Women, 11AM - 12:30PM


Session 32: Innovative Data and Methods in Population and Development, 2 - 3:30PM


Session 38: Work, Retirement and Pension Schemes, 2 - 3:30PM


Session 39: Attitudes Towards Immigrants and Social Cohesion, 4 - 5:30PM


Session 43: Macro-Demographic Dynamics and New Datasets

Chair: Alexia Prskawetz


Session P2: Poster Session 2 - Aperitivo, 5:30 - 6.30PM


Friday, 8 Jun 2018

Session 54: Human Capital in Mitigating and Adapting to Climate Change, 9 - 10:30AM

Chair: Erich Striessnig


Session 63: Child and Adolescent Health, 11AM - 12:30PM


Session 68: Internal Migration and Family Dynamics, 11AM - 12.30PM


Session 74: Invited Population Europe Panel Session: The Future of Demography or: How to Promote an "Interdiscipline", 11AM - 12:30PM

Panelists: Pearl Dykstra, Wolfgang Lutz, Emilio Zagheni, Livia Oláh, Jane Falkingham, Agnieszka Chłoń-Domińczak


Session P3: Poster Session 3, 12:30 - 2PM


Session 80: Health Dynamics, 2 - 3:30PM




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CONTACT DETAILS

Wolfgang Lutz

Program Director

World Population

T +43(0) 2236 807 294

Katja Scherbov

Administrative Assistant: Research Group

World Population

T +43(0) 2236 807 280

Research at the World Population Program

POPNET Newsletter

Demographic Data sheets

PUBLICATIONS

Potančoková M, Jurasszovich S, & Goujon A (2018). Consequences of International Migration on the Size and Composition of Religious Groups in Austria. Journal of International Migration and Integration 19 (4): 905-924. DOI:10.1007/s12134-018-0575-z.

Yugbaré Belemsaga D, Goujon A, Bado A, Kouanda S, Duysburgh E, Temmerman M, & Degomme O (2018). Integration of postpartum care into child health and immunization services in Burkina Faso: findings from a cross-sectional study. Reproductive Health 15 (1) DOI:10.1186/s12978-018-0602-8.

Arpino B, Bordone V, & Scherbov S (2018). Smoking, education and the ability to predict own survival probabilities. Advances in Life Course Research 37: 23-30. DOI:10.1016/j.alcr.2018.06.001.

EPC 2018

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