Important deadlines

1 Sep  2012

Website opens for submission of paper or poster abstracts.

15 Oct 2012

Last day for submission of paper or poster abstracts.

15 Feb 2013

Author notification of paper abstracts accepted in regular and poster sessions.

15 Feb 2013

Registration for Conference opens

15 Mar 2013

Deadline for submission of funding applications

1 Apr 2013

Participants informed of Travel Grant Awards.

15 May 2013

Deadline to request facilities for side meetings and exhibition space.

15 Jun 2013

Deadline for submission of revised abstracts for publication.

15 Jul 2013

Expiration of reduced registration fees.

15 Aug 2013

Deadline for uploading completed scientific document.


At the kind invitation of the Korean Government, the XXVII IUSSP International Population Conference will be held at the BEXCO Conference Centre in Busan, Korea.

The IUSSP and the Korean National Organising Committee (NOC) expect over 2,000 participants and warmly invite all members of the population community to submit a paper/poster proposal and to plan on attending this important international event.

Scientific Programme

The Conference will open on Monday 26 August 2013 and conclude on Saturday 31 August 2013. It will include 270 regular scientific sessions, poster sessions, and training sessions, as well as plenary and debate sessions, side meetings and exhibitions.

Side Meetings

Rooms are available for side meetings before and after the Conference as well as in the evenings during the Conference. Information on side meetings will be made available on the Conference website and requests for side meetings should be submitted online on the Conference website by 15 May 2013. Requests should specify the objective of the meeting and the number of persons attending, as well as any special equipment, translation and other services required for the meeting.


Institutions and others interested in displaying publications, products or services for the population community should consult the Conference website for information on availability and costs. Requests for exhibition space should be submitted online by 15 May 2013.