Call for Joint Sessions of Workshops 2024

The Call for Workshops is now open! Read the guidelines here and submit by Tuesday 19 September. If you’d like the Democratic Innovations SG to endorse you, please send us (the Steering Committee) your proposal before September 12th!

ECPR GC 2023 Section Program

We have prepared a tailor-made Section Program: ECPR GC 2023 DI Section Program_final to help you navigate our exciting panels and events. When on site in Prague, please also refer to the ECPR online program to plan your days. Please note that the attached program is the most current and updated program for our section – the updates ECPR GC 2023 Section Program

General Conference 2023: call for panels and papers

Resetting the Boundaries: from Democratic Innovations to Participatory (Self-)Governance In recent years we have witnessed a growing wave of deliberative and participatory institutions taken up by governments and gaining traction in the public space, especially in (but not limited to) the Global North. These processes are gradually becoming embedded in government structures and designed to General Conference 2023: call for panels and papers

Call for papers for Joint Sessions 2023

You are invited to submit your paper proposals for the Joint Sessions in Toulouse 25-28 April, 2023. The deadline is 9th January 2023. The workshop “Democratic Assemblage: Innovating Democracy in a Connected World”, endorsed by the SG on Democratic Innovations, is chaired by Sonia Bussu (University of Birmingham) and Hans Asenbaum (University of Canberra). Please find Call for papers for Joint Sessions 2023

Best Paper Award

Every year, the Democratic Innovations ECPR Standing Group awards a Best Paper Prize to the author(s) of a paper presented in the Standing Group’s section at the ECPR General Conference. This year, 11 very promising papers were nominated for the Prize by panel chairs (including panels of the section “Transforming democracy? Connecting studies on citizens preferences for different models Best Paper Award