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Dutch Demography Day 2018

Date: 
Wednesday 28 November 2018
Location: 
Academy Building University of Utrecht, Utrecht

Description

Dutch Demography Day 2018 The Netherlands Demographic Society (NVD) invites you to join the 11th edition of the Dutch Demography Day on Wednesday 28 November 2018, in the Academy Building of Utrecht University (Domplein). At the Dutch Demography Day the most recent findings in the broad and interdisciplinary field of population studies will be presented. The scientific program comprises a Keynote Address and several rounds of English language parallel sessions, as well as a poster session.

Call for Abstracts
Abstracts from a wide variety of disciplines including sociology, economy, health, history and planning are invited. Abstracts (300 words) can be submitted until Friday 21 September 2018 at www.nvdemografie.nl. Authors will be informed early October whether their abstract has been accepted for presentation in one of the parallel sessions or in the poster session. Authors who wish to only present and pitch a poster can indicate this preference when submitting their abstract.

Session proposals
At DDD 2018 other formats than sessions, such as workshops, panel discussions and the like are invited. Write us (demografiedag@gmail.com) if you have a proposal (300 words) for a 60-minute time slot.

Registration
The deadline for registration is extented until 16 November

Your registration is due by 1 November 2018 at the latest on www.nvdemografie.nl (see bottom of this page). Conference fees: - NVD members: €60 - Non-members: €90 - New NVD members*: €95 - Bachelor & Master students** : €25 * Registration at DDD 2018 and NVD membership until 01-01-2020 (the member is responsible for withdrawing the subscription) ** Upon presentation of student card The registration costs can be transferred to the account number of the NVD: IBAN: NL31 INGB 0000 1442 83; BIC: INGBNL2A Name: Nederlandse Vereniging voor Demografie Stating: Demografiedag 2018 The available space is limited, so early registration is advised. For more information please contact us at demografiedag@gmail.com.

NIDI-NVD Master Thesis Award 2018
The deadline for submission of Master Theses has been extended to 1 November 2018

This Award honors the best master thesis in population studies in the Netherlands, with a certificate and a €500 prize. It is jointly sponsored by the Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) and the Netherlands Demographic Society. For the rules of play for this competition click here or go to the end of this page for downloads. Master theses can be submitted until Friday 21 September 2018 at demografiedag@gmail.com

NVD Poster Award 2018
This Award is for the best poster presented at the Dutch Demography Day 2018. Poster authors will have 2 minutes to pitch their work during the Plenary Poster Pitch session. For the rules of play for this competition click here or go to the end of this page for downloads. The Poster Award is sponsored by the Netherlands Demographic Society (NVD) and includes a certificate and a € 100 prize. Posters will be judged during the Dutch Demography Day.

NVD Population Video Award
A contest is organized by the NVD to raise population awareness and engage high school students in population issues. At the Dutch Demography Day 2018, the three best videos will be awarded and the prize-winning videos will be presented. High-school students are challenged to share their views on key demographic issues. For more information: http://www.nvdemografie.nl/filmpjeswedstrijd

Program

Time: 
9:30 - 10:30
Description: 
Arrival and coffee
Time: 
9:30 - 10:15
Description: 
Annual meeting NVD (NVD members only)
Time: 
10:30 - 11:30
Description: 
Welcome by Leo van Wissen, President of the Netherlands Demographic Society
Keynote Address “Something Old, Something New: Life Courses in Historical Demography using the Historical Sample of the Netherlands (HSN)”. Professor dr. Jan Kok (Radboud University)
Discussion
Presentation of the 2018 NIDI-NVD Master Thesis Award by Leo van Wissen, Director NIDI
Time: 
11:30 - 11:55
Description: 
Break and coffee
Time: 
11:55 - 13:00
Description: 
Parallel Sessions I
Time: 
13:00 - 13:40
Description: 
Lunch
Time: 
13:40 - 14:45
Description: 
Parallel Sessions II
Time: 
14:45 - 15:15
Description: 
Plenary Poster Pitch Session
Time: 
15:15 - 15:40
Description: 
Break and coffee
Time: 
15:40 - 15:45
Description: 
Parallel Sessions III
Time: 
16:45 - 18:00
Description: 
Presentation of the NVD Poster Award 2018 and Prize-winning Population Videos
Drinks

Organisation

Chair: 
Auke Vlonk
Organisation: 
Netherlands Demographic Society (NVD)
Organisation committee: 
Leonie van Breeschoten; Maria Eismann; Nicole van der Gaag; Jornt Mandemakers; Lenny Stoeldraijer; Auke Vlonk (chair)
Information: 
demografiedag@gmail.com