Founded in 2000, the Diversity in Organizations, Communities & Nations Knowledge Community is brought together by a shared interest in human differences and diversity, and their varied manifestations in organizations, communities and nations.
Call for Papers
The Seventeenth International Conference on Diversity in Organizations, Communities & Nations will be held at the University of Toronto – Chestnut Conference Centre in Toronto, Canada, 26 - 28 July 2017. We invite proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, virtual lightning talks, virtual posters, 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
Conference Submission Deadlines
We welcome the submission of proposals to the conference at any time of the year before the final Late Proposal Deadline (see below). 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.
*Advanced Proposal Deadline – 26 September 2016*
Early Proposal Deadline – 26 December 2016
Regular Proposal Deadline – 26 April 2017
Late Proposal Deadline – 26 June 2017
A Collection of Journals
The Diversity in Organizations, Communities & Nations Journal Collection consists of four journals and an annual review. The collection encourages the widest range of submissions and aims to foster the highest standards of intellectual excellence. Articles may be submitted by in-person and virtual participants as well as Community Members.
For more information and to submit a proposal, please visit our website.