WORCK-ELHN Conference

30 August–3 September 2021: Vienna, Austria

Local Organizer: University of Vienna

Contact Persons: Juliane Schiel, Lukas Neissl

This conference brings together two major events for European labour historians:

  • the second WORCK Conference with a clear thematic focus on labour and coercion and a number of workshops dedicated to the preparation of joint WORCK publications and public outreach activities,
  • the fourth ELHN Conference offering a very broad and diverse program of labour-related sessions organised by the ELHN working groups.

The conference program for the WORCK-part of the event is worked out by the WORCK Core Group, while the conference program for the ELHN-part of the event is coordinated by the ELHN working group coordinators and the ELHN steering committee.

Time Schedule for the fourth ELHN Conference

  • 1 October 2020: deadline for ELHN session proposals (to be sent to the ELHN WG coordinators)
  • 1 November 2020: time schedule for ELHN working group sessions and call for individual ELHN paper proposals published online
  • 15 January 2021: deadline for individual ELHN paper proposals (to be sent to the ELHN WG coordinators)
  • 1 April 2021: WORCK-ELHN conference program published online; start of conference registration
  • 15 June 2021: registration deadline

Conference Fees

  • Full conference fee: 75 EUR (for ELHN participants with institutional support)
  • Reduced conference fee: 30 EUR (for ELHN participants without institutional support, for ELHN participants being master or PhD students)
  • No conference fee: 0 EUR (for active WORCK members, having participated in earlier WORCK events)

Conference Site

Campus of the University of Vienna, Spitalgasse 2/Alser Straße, A-1090 Vienna

The event complies is to be certified according to the guidelines of the Austrian Environmental Label Green Meetings.

“Green Meeting” information for attendees (PDF)