traditional papers

Full Papers up to 7000 words


Authors will have the option to write full papers between 5000 - 7000 words to be published in the i-Rec 2019  proceedings. These will be subjected to a peer-review process involving the scientific committee

A selection of outstanding papers will be invited to a special issue of Disaster Prevention and Management in 2021. Full papers for i-Rec 2019 will therefore follow DPM formatting guidelines

Make sure to check out the conference theme and tracks before proceeding to abstract submission!

For those that do not wish to write a full paper, there will also be an option to submit an extended abstract and make a presentation at the conference.

Proposals should be no more than 200 words and include:

  • Proposed title

  • Whether you are proposing a) an academic paper, b) a science communication article, c) an opinion piece or d) a creative practice output

  • An indication of the relevant track (A-E);

  • Background on the state of the issue to be addressed;

  • A simple explanation of the methods used or sources of information;

  • A summary of the results found and their practical and/or theoretical implications.


Call for proposals announced: September 1, 2018

Proposal submission deadline: November 15, 2018

Notification of acceptance: January 1, 2019

Registration opens: February 15, 2019

Full submission deadlines:

·     Academic Paper - March 1, 2019

·     Science Communication Article – April 1, 2019

·     Opinion Piece – April 1, 2019

·     Creative Practice Output – As agreed with conference chairs

Early bird registration deadline: April 1, 2019

Conference dates: June 5-7, 2019

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