Call for Scientific Papers and Posters for ICA2018 Research Conference

In 2018, the International Cooperative Alliance (ICA) European Research Conference will be held in The Netherlands. At this conference, scholars, representatives of cooperatives and policy makers will exchange the state of the art on building and strengthening cooperatives in different sectors and different countries. Senior and junior scholars are invited to submit an extended abstract of around 1000 words (2 pages).

The deadline for sending in abstracts and posters is 25 January 2018 and should be sent to  

Each abstract should contain at least the following information:

  • Context and problem statement
  • Objectives or research questions
  • Methods used
  • Key findings
  • Contribution to the scientific discourse
Deadline for sending in abstracts: 25 January 2017
Notification of acceptance: 16 February 2018
Deadline for sending in full paper: 1 April 2018
Notification of acceptance: 15 April 2018