If you are at the 2022 ECPR General Conference in Innsbruck, feel free to join us at our annual Standing Group Business Meeting will take place on Thursday (25/08/2022) from 18:00 – 19:00 (Building: B, Floor: 3, Room: 301). For those of you who cannot attend in person, we will also be circulating a ZOOM link prior to the meeting.


  • Introduction of the Extremism & Democracy Standing Group (SG)
  • Approval of the minutes of the last business meeting (General Conference 2021)
  • Opportunities for 2023 (Establishment of a SG best paper prize at the ECPR General Conference)
  • Medium-term opportunity: SG-based conference
  • Open discussion: aims, plans and ambitions of the SG

The meeting is open to all Standing Group members as well as non-members, and will be followed by a drinks reception. We look forward to seeing you and welcoming old and new members to the Standing Group!

The full programme for our E&D section can be found here: https://ecpr.eu/Events/Event/SectionDetails/1206 (with thanks to our wonderful section organisers, Fabian Habersack and Sophia Hunger).

As always, if you have any questions or comments, please feel free to reach out – either in person at the ECPR general conference or via email.

The E&D Team (Annika, Daphne, Léonie)