ICGR Call for Papers

Academic Conference Call for Papers


  • Academic Papers
  • Case Studies
  • Work in-Progress Papers
  • Round Table Discussion Proposals
  • PhD Papers
  • Posters
  • Non- Academic or Practitioner Contributions

The International Conference on Gender Research (ICGR) is an opportunity for academics, practitioners and consultants from around the world who are involved in the study, management and development of gender related issues in business, the public sector and in education to come together and exchange ideas.

There are several strong strands of research and interest that are developing in the area including Gender and social inclusion, Gender and democracy, Women’s empowerment in science and in other areas and Men and masculinities, to mention only a few.

This inaugural conference has been established to address these and other pertinent topics and is intended to become a leading event for those researching and working in the field from around the world.

All Papers accepted for ICGR after the double-blind peer review process will be published in the conference proceedings, subject to author registration and payment.  The Proceedings is a published book with an ISBN and ISSN.

Please see the ICGR Call for Papers, important dates below.


Key Topics

  • Gender and social inclusion
  • Gender and ICT
  • Gender and education
  • Gender and democracy
  • Gender equality
  • Gender in the workplace
  • Women’s empowerment in science and in other areas
  • Feminist studies
  • Men and masculinities
  • Gender and small and medium sized enterprises
  • Gender and entrepreneurship

For information on Submission Topics please click here

Mini Tracks

In addition to the main conference topics, the advisory group invites submissions to the following mini tracks:

  • Can we break the Glass-Ceiling?
  • Female Resilience and Empowerment in Higher Education
  • Gender in Family Business
  • Gender Issues in Information Systems
  • Women in Management and the Labour Market

For more information on Mini Tracks, or to Submit an Abstract, please click here.

Important Dates

Abstract submission deadline21 September 2017Extended to 11 October 2017
Notification of abstract acceptance02 October 2017
Full paper due for review09 November 2017
Notification of paper acceptance (with any requested changes)18 January 2018
Earlybird registration closes01 February 2018
Final paper due (with any changes)15 February 2018
Final Author registration date08 March 2018