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2020 European Population Conference

Padova, Italy, 24-27 June 2019


The next European Population Conference, EPC 2020, will convene from 24-27 June in beautiful Padova, Italy. EPC 2020 is organized by the European Association for Population Studies (EAPS) in collaboration with the University of Padova.


Here are some updates on the conference:


Keynote Speaker EPC 2020:


We are delighted to announce that Professor Sir MICHAEL MARMOT will give the Opening Keynote Speech of the European Population Conference.


Sir Michael Marmot has been Professor of Epidemiology at University College London since 1985.  He is the author of The Health Gap: the challenge of an unequal world (Bloomsbury: 2015), and Status Syndrome: how your place on the social gradient directly affects your health (Bloomsbury: 2004). Professor Marmot is the Advisor to the WHO Director-General, on social determinants of health, in the new WHO Division of Healthier Populations. He takes up a Distinguished Visiting Professorship at Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2019, and is the recipient of WHO's Global Health Hero award.


His keynote speech at the Opening Ceremony on 24 June 2020 will focus on Social Justice and Health Equity.


For more information about the Keynote Speaker please go here.


Call for submissions:


The deadline of the call for submissions for EPC 2020 is coming nearer. Please make sure to submit your abstract by 1 November 2019 at the latest at


Side meetings at EPC 2020:


Are you interested in organizing a side meeting at EPC 2020? They are scheduled on June 23-24. You can now indicate your interest here


Exhibition & Sponsoring:


The European Population Conference 2020 will be accompanied by a comprehensive exhibition at the Conference Venue, Fiera di Padova. The Exhibition Area will be strategically located in the same areas as the registration, poster and food & beverage areas. You can express your interest here.


For other information, important dates and the call for abstracts please visit the conference website: