Welcome to the European Population Conference 2022!

EPC 2022 is just around the corner and will convene from Wednesday 29 June until Saturday 2 July 2022.

Side meetings take place on Wednesday 29 June before the Opening Ceremony.

The Opening Ceremony on Wednesday 29 June starts at 17:30 and takes place in the Groningen University Academy Building (Broerstraat 5). Prof. Pearl Dykstra will deliver a keynote speech and the Ceremony will be live streamed. The Opening Ceremony is followed by a Welcome Reception with drinks and food at the same venue.

The  Poster café is on Thursday 30 June from 17:45-19:15. All posters can be visited online in Gather.town during the entire conference, but during this timeslot direct interaction with the presenters is possible. For onsite participants drinks and snacks are provided in the cafeteria sponsored by BIB and the Faculty of Behavioral and Social Sciences. Onsite participants can join the posters online in Gather.town using their own laptop in the cafeteria or in designated rooms.

The EPC Party will be on Friday 1 July at DOT (Vrydemalaan 2). The party starts at 20.30 and is hosted by NIDI to mark its 50th anniversary. Join us to celebrate with drinks (two tokens included after that cash bar), music and dancing!

The Closing & Award Ceremony takes place directly after the last session on Saturday 2 July at the conference venue and includes a light lunch.

Lunch bags will be provided during the lunch breaks on Thursday and Friday. These lunches as well as the other mentioned food/drinks are included in the registration fee.

For all practical matters about EPC 2022 and the latest updates check https://eaps.nl/epc/european-population-conference-2022.


Final Program is Now Available Online


The Meeting Program has been finalized and s available for phones, tablets, notebooks and desktops on this website

Navigating the Website

The toolbar at the top of every page has links to three entries into the program:

Each of these entry points into the program takes you to a session page, which lists the session chair and discussant, if any, and the authors and titles of the papers to be presented, with links to the online abstracts and extended abstracts (or completed papers) where available.


Participants by Institution

We also provide a list of institutions represented at the meeting, each entry has a link to a list of participants from that institution.


EAPS Council and International Organizing Committee

Helga de Valk (EAPS President, NIDI/University of Groningen)
Hill Kulu (University of St Andrews)
Anna Matysiak (Warsaw University)
Giancarlo Camarda (INED)
Sven Drefahl (Stockholm University)
Nico van Nimwegen (EAPS, Conference secretariat)
Gusta Wachter (EAPS, Conference secretariat)

National Executive Committee

Helga de Valk (NIDI)
Gusta Wachter (NIDI)
Clara Mulder (University of Groningen)
Roselinde van der Wiel (University of Groningen)


Important Dates

1 September, 2021 Call for Papers

1 November, 2021 Deadline for Submissions

1 February, 2022 Acceptance Notifications

15 April, 2022 Deadline for Authors Registration

15 May, 2022 Deadline for Extended Abstracts

29 June - 2 July, 2022 Conference