Conference Schedule


The conference schedule will be shared after the Call for Papers is complete.


Round tables take place at the same time as the regular panels in the schedule (90 minutes each). All roundtables will be hybrid.

Title Organised by When
1 Humanitarian Observatories: Reforming humanitarian governance from below Dorothea Hilhorst, Juan Ricardo Aparicio, Mihir Bhatt, Tadesse Kassa Woldetsadic TBA
2 A multi-dimensional perspective on Social Change and Humanitarian Aid Andrew Cunningham TBA
3 Authoritarian Practices and Humanitarian Negotiation Andrew Cunningham TBA
4 The Politics and Everyday Practice of International Humanitarianism Miriam Bradley TBA
5 From evidence to change: the challenged journey of research in humanitarian organisations Virginie Troit, Camille Raillon TBA
6 Disastrous impact – what gaps in the rule of law mean in daily Libyan life and what people do about it Anne Brinkman TBA



Side events usually take place outside of the regular conference schedule, for example, during a lunch session or in the evening.

Session Organised by When
1 Opening Ceremony with keynote speakers IHSA & NSU 5 November
2 Conference Dinner IHSA & NSU 6 November
3 General Assembly for IHSA Members – including announcement of new board members IHSA 7 November