Seventeenth International Conference on Technology, Knowledge, and Society
University of Melbourne - Parkville Campus
Melbourne, Australia
April 8–9 2021

2021 Call for Papers

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The Seventeenth International Conference on Technology, Knowledge, and Society features research addressing the following annual themes. Each year we also focus on a Special Focus that presents a timely challenge.

  • Theme 1: Histories of Technology
  • Theme 2: Knowledge Makers
  • Theme 3: Social Realities

Become a Presenter

1 Submit a Proposal

If you would like to present, start by submitting a proposal. You will need the following: presentation type, short/long descriptions, keywords, focus, themes, and biographical information.

View our Step-by-Step Guide to submitting a presentation proposal.

2 Get Accepted

After we receive your presentation proposal, it moves to the evaluation step. We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed between two to four weeks of submission.

See proposal deadlines below.

3 Register

Once your proposal is accepted, you must register before our Program Development team can schedule your presentation.

View our Step-by-Step Guide to the registration process.

Important Dates

We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed within two to four weeks of submission. The dates below serve as a guideline for proposal submission based on our corresponding registration deadlines.

Proposal & Registration Dates

Proposal Deadlines

Advance Proposal Deadline 8 June 2020
Early Proposal Deadline 8 September 2020
Regular Proposal Deadline 8 January 2021
Late Proposal Deadline 8 March 2021

Registration Deadlines

Advance Registration Deadline 8 July 2020
Early Registration Deadline 8 October 2020
Regular Registration Deadline 8 March 2021
Late Registration Deadline 8 April 2021

Submit Your Proposal

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