Plenary Speakers at WSSF 2013


We are pleased to announce the participation of Robert Darnton, Director of the Library of Harvard University and Ismail Serageldin, Director of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina as plenary speakers for the International Social Science Council’s 2nd World Social Science Forum (WSSF), to take place on 13-15 October, 2013 in Montréal, Canada.

The theme and focus for the 2013 Forum is Social Transformations and the Digital Age

The Forum will include plenary presentation/discussion sessions, and parallel panel presentations/discussion sessions. The conference organizers welcome suggestions for alternative or hybrid forms of presentation that take advantage of the features of digital technologies. The deadline for the Call for Panels has been extended to 5 February.