Eighteenth International Conference on Diversity in Organizations, Communities & Nations
University of Texas at Austin, USA
6–8 June 2018

Conference Themes

We are inviting proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, virtual lighting talks, virtual poster, or colloquia addressing one of the following themes:

  • Theme 1: Identity and Belonging
  • Theme 2: Education and Learning in a World of Differences
  • Theme 3: Organizational Diversity
  • Theme 4: Community Diversity and Governance
  • 2018 Special Focus - Without Walls: Affinity in Diversity

Become a Presenter

1 Submit a Proposal

If you would like to present, start by submitting a proposal. You will need the following: presentation type, short/long descriptions, keywords, focus, themes, and biographical information.

View our Step-by-Step Guide to submitting a presentation proposal. Submit your proposal here.

2 Get Accepted

After we receive your presentation proposal, it moves to the evaluation step. We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed between two to four weeks of submission.

See proposal deadlines below.

3 Register

Once your proposal is accepted, you must register before our Program Development team can schedule your presentation.

View our Step-by-Step Guide to the registration process. Submit your registration here.

Important Dates

We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed within two to four weeks of submission. The dates below serve as a guideline for proposal submission based on our corresponding registration deadlines.

Proposal & Registration Dates

Proposal Deadlines

Advance Proposal Deadline 6 August 2017
Early Proposal Deadline 6 November 2017
Regular Proposal Deadline 6 March 2018
Late Proposal Deadline 6 May 2018

Registration Deadlines

Advance Registration Deadline 6 September 2017
Early Registration Deadline 6 December 2017
Regular Registration Deadline 6 May 2018
Late Registration Deadline 6 June 2018

Submit a Proposal

Use the button below to submit a proposal for review.