Draft Conference Programme

Click here to view the full conference programme

(Please note that this programme is subject to change. Current Version: V1. May 2018)




We received abstracts from over 30 different countries, and we’re delighted that we’ll be covering a broad range of topics during the Conference.

Click here to browse the list of accepted abstracts



Optional Extras

Are you spending additional time in Kraków either before or after the Conference? The Galicia Jewish Museum are pleased to present a choice of fascinating pre and post Conference Tours that will tell the story, and explore the traces, of Jewish heritage outside of Kraków.

Click here to see details of pre/post Conference Tours 

Key dates

17 November 2017 – Call for papers issued and submissions open.

9 April 2018 – Deadline for abstract submissions.

Week of 16 April 2018 – Acceptance emails and invitation letters sent out. Conference registration opens.

11 May 2018 – Final Call for Papers Deadline (delegates notified within 2-3 weeks)

Late May 2018 – Draft programme released.

11 June 2018 – Earlybird registration deadline. Don’t miss the opportunity to secure a discount on the conference registration.

27 July 2018 – Final registration deadline (to ensure the inclusion of your paper in the conference programme, and abstract in the printed handbook).

Mid August 2018 – Final conference programme released.

3 – 7 September 2018 – Urban Jewish Heritage: Presence and Absence conference.

31 January 2019 –  Deadline to submit full conference papers for inclusion on the ISBN listed CD of conference proceedings.