Seventeenth International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Amsterdam, Netherlands
25–26 February 2021

2021 Call for Papers

We invite proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, or colloquia addressing one of the following themes:

  • Theme 1: Environmental Sustainability
  • Theme 2: Sustainability in Economic, Social and Cultural Context
  • Theme 3: Sustainability Policy and Practice
  • Theme 4: Sustainability Education
  • 2021 Special Focus - Accelerating the Transition to Sustainability: Policy Solutions for the Climate Emergency

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 Review Timeline

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.

Registration Dates


Once your proposal is accepted register by one of the deadlines below to be scheduled as a presenter.

Advance Registration Deadline 25 May 2020
Early Registration Deadline 25 August 2020
Regular Registration Deadline 25 January 2021
Late Registration Deadline 25 February 2021

Submit Your Proposal

Current proposal submission deadline:

10 February 2020 *