Association for Nonprofit and Social Economy Research (ANSER)/l’Association de recherche sur les organismes sans but lucratif et de l’économie sociale
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ANSER/ARES 2016 CONFERENCE
Nonprofits and the Social Economy: Energizing Communities
Ninth Annual Conference
June 1-3, 2016
University of Calgary
ANSER/ARES is a dynamic growing association that is organizing its ninth annual conference as part of the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences. ANSER brings together leading academic researchers, practitioners, consultants, policymakers and community organizations from Canada and internationally to discuss current and emergent issues, debates and challenges in the fields of civil society, social economy, and nonprofit research and practice. Join us for
what promises to be an engaging and provocative conference.
Participants in the ANSER/ARES 2015 Conference should register through the website of the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences (http://congress2016.ca), which includes a reduction for early registration before March 31, 2016. The fees, posted on the website, are for the Congress registration AND for a one-year membership in ANSER/ARES. In addition to the right to participate in the conference, members in ANSER/ARES receive a newsletter; early
access to the Canadian Journal of Nonprofit and Social Economy Research; and the opportunity to apply for ANSER/ARES research prizes. When registering, you also have the option of selecting the annual banquet in the evening of June 2, 2016. More information is available from the ANSER website (www.anser-ares.ca). The Congress website also includes information on accommodation, discounts for travel, and local information.
For more information, you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or check the ANSER conference website and follow @anserconf and #anser2016 on twitter for updates about keynote speakers,
plenary panels, banquet details and the other exciting events we have organized for your visit.
2016 ANSER Program and Conference Committee
Lynne Siemens, University of Victoria (Program Chair)
Cliff Spyker, Mount Royal University (Local Host)
Sébastien Savard, University of Ottawa
Jack Quarter, Social Economy Centre, University of Toronto
Laurie Mook, Arizona State University
Rachel Laforest, Queen’s University
Jorge Sousa, University of Alberta