Deadline: 17 December 2015
Pacific Rim is inviting applicants for its 32nd Annual Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity in order to promote thoughtful discussion and suggest new ways to integrate education, technology, advocacy, activism and interdisciplinary research.
Pacific Rim International Conference, is one of the most diverse gatherings in the world that encourages and respects voices from “diverse” perspective across numerous areas, including: voices from persons representing all disability areas; experiences of family members and supporters across all disability and diversity areas. Pacific Rim strives to strengthen communities and enhance the lives of all human beings.
- Foundational Program Themes- This program area or theme refers to those topical areas in which the Center on Disability Studies traditionally has been or is currently engaged in through projects or activities under interdisciplinary training, research, advocacy or service.
- Exploration Program Themes- This program area of the conference encompasses those topic areas not presently addressed through research or advocacy initiatives at the Center on Disability Studies yet prevail as salient issues important to our diverse communities.
- Innovational Programmatic Themes- This programmatic area is interested in dynamic, creative ideas and sustainable solutions which can be adopted in a society or community, resulting in positive social changes.
How to Apply
Interested applicants may apply online or send their application forms at the address given on the website.
For more information, please visit International Conference on Disability and Diversity.