Schedule Overview

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Schedule Overview by Day

Saturday, July 23 (Pre-congress day)

09:00-17:00Research Methods Courses (AMU-Morasko)
09:00-17:00Pre-Congress Workshops (AMU-Morasko)
09:00-17:00EC Meeting - Mercure Hotel
15:00-18:00Pre-Registration (PCC-15)
15:00-18:00Exhibitor Set Up

Sunday, July 24 (Day 1)

08:00-20:00Registration
08:00-10:30Exhibitor Set Up
10:00-12:00Poznań Classic (the Old Town) - Walking Tour (Register here, Max.50 people)
10:30-18:00Exhibition Open (PCC-15)
11:00-12:30Plenary: Inequality: The Enemy Between Us - Richard Wilkinson
13:30-15:15Special Session: Roundtable: The Future of Political Science: IPSA Past Presidents Look Over the Evolution of our Discipline
13:30-15:15Panel Sessions (C)
15:30-17:15Panel Sessions (D)
17:30-19:15Panel Sessions (E)
19:30Opening Ceremony and Welcome Reception

Monday, July 25 (Day 2)

08:00-17:30Registration / Certificate of Attendance Pick up (PCC-15)
09:00-17:30Exhibition Open (PCC-15)
09:00-10:45Panel Sessions (A)
11:00-12:30Plenary: Legitimacy of the Political System: System Support from a Comparative Perspective - President's Plenary
13:30-15:15Award Session: Juan Linz Award Lecture - Brendan O'Leary
13:30-15:15Panel Sessions (C)
13:30-17:15Council Meeting
14:00-16:00Imperial District in Poznań - Walking Tour (Register here, Max.50 people)
15:30-17:15Special Session: Roundtable: The IPSA-APSA Summer School Experience - Prospects for Cooperation
15:30-17:15Special Session: 2016 World Social Science Report – “Challenging Inequalities: Pathways to a Just World”
15:30-17:15Panel Sessions (D)
17:30-19:15Panel Sessions (E)
17:30World Values Survey Association - Welcoming Reception

Tuesday, July 26 (Day 3)

08:30-17:30Registration / Certificate of Attendance Pick up (PCC-15)
09:00-17:30Exhibition Open (PCC-15)
09:00-10:45Panel Sessions (A)
09:00-12:00Council Meeting: Election of President
10:00-12:00Poznań Classic (the Old Town) - Walking Tour (Register here, Max.50 people)
11:00-12:30Plenary: Inequality in the 21st Century: A problem for Politics – Joseph E Stiglitz (VIDEO): Responses by Phil Cerny, John Gaventa, Helen Milner, Lourdes Sola
13:30-15:15Award Session: Global South Award Lecture - Erica Gorbak
13:30-15:15Special Session: Roundtable: The 30 Years of "Transition from Authoritarian Rule"
13:30-15:15Panel Sessions (C)
15:30-17:15Special Session: Politics as a Science (With Apologies to Max Weber)
15:30-17:15Meeting of Presidents and Secretaries of National Associations
15:30-17:15Panel Sessions (D)
17:30-19:15Panel Sessions (E)
17:30-18:30Award Session: Meisel-Laponce Award Ceremony - Lingling Qi & Doh Chull Shin
18:30-19:30SAGE Reception
19:30Polish Evening hosted by Adam Mickiewicz University (AMU-Morasko)

Wednesday, July 27 (Day 4)

08:30-17:30Registration / Certificate of Attendance Pick up (PCC-15)
09:00-17:30Exhibition Open (PCC-15)
09:00-10:45Panel Sessions (A)
11:00-12:30Plenary: When Democracy Fails Twice: Can Losers Accept the Victors as Legitimate - Peter Anyang' Nyong'o
13:30-15:15Award Session: Karl Deutsch Award Lecture - Rein Taagepera
13:30-15:15Special Session: Roundtable: IPSA MOOCs: A New Frontier for Online Education
13:30-15:15Special Session: The Community of Political Science in Russia: 60 Years of Development (1955-2015)
13:30-15:15Panel Sessions (C)
14:00-16:00The Origins of Poland (Ostrów Tumski - Cathedral Island) - Walking Tour (Register here, Max.50 people)
15:30-17:15Special Session: RC 14 After 40 Years: What We Know (and Still Do Not Know) About Ethnicity and Politics
15:30-17:15Panel Sessions (D)
17:15-20:15Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Research (Election of the RC Liaison Representative)
17:30-19:15Panel Sessions (E)
19:30Piano Concert by GRAMMY® Winning pianist Angelin Chang: Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of RC18

Thursday, July 28 (Day 5)

08:30-18:00Registration / Certificate of Attendance Pick up (PCC-15)
09:00-17:00Exhibition Open (PCC-15)
09:00-10:45Panel Sessions (A)
09:00-12:00Council Meeting: Election of Executive Committee
11:00-12:30Plenary: Confusion in the Debate About Inequality - Leszek Balcerowicz
13:30-15:15Special Session: Hyperpolitics, Political Science and Concept Formation
13:30-15:15Special Session: Roundtable: Academic Freedom - Prospects and Limits
13:30-15:15Panel Sessions (C)
15:30-17:15Special Session: Transition et dialogue national en Tunisie
15:30-17:15Panel Sessions (D)
17:00-20:00Exhibition Tear Down
17:30Closing Ceremony and Reception

Friday, July 29

09:00-17:00New EC Meeting - Sheraton Hotel