Open now: Call for Proposals for the 8th World Conference on June 24–28, 2013

People wishing to give papers or organize complete sessions for the program for the 8th World Conference on June 24–28, 2013, are invited to submit proposals electronically here at our website.

The conference will include a pre-conference day (24 June) with skill building workshops, three full conference days and day (28 June) for tailored post-tours. The conference language is English.

The main themes for conference days are:

25 June Theme: Our common values
26 June Theme: Our exciting work
27 June Theme: Our vulnerable world

To propose a paper, please submit an abstract through the conference management system, found here at our website, on 15 May 2012 at the latest.

Please, find the web link and more information here


Welcome to Helsinki!

Ulla Järvi
Chair of the WCSJ 2013 Organizing Committee








WCSJ2013 has arrived in AAAS Annual Meeting

The Finnish organisers of  the WCSJ2013 World Conference are participating in the prestigious AAAS Annual Meeting in Vancouver. They will promote the conference to the international press.

WCSJ2013-organisers will speak at two press meetings during the weekend. They are also meeting participants at the Exhibition stand 411  in the AAAS Annual Meeting, which is held at the Vancouver Convention Center 16–20 February, 2012.

”We are looking forward to meet hundreds of journalists and science communicators. AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science) Annual Meeting is one of the most widely recognized pan-science events”, says Ms Satu Lipponen, Chair of the organising committee.