Early bird registration Extended to 15th October, 2012

Welcome to 2012 Inter-Congress of IUAES

(International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences)

The 2012 Inter-Congress of International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES) on "Children and Youth in a Changing World" shall be held at KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India, during November 26-30 2012. The Inter-congress shall be organized jointly by IUAES Commission on Children, Youth and Childhood and Centre for Children Studies, Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS), KIIT University.

Keynote Speaker

David F. Lancy
Program in Anthropology, Utah State University

Plenary Speakers

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Few research scholars and faculty members can apply for waiver of registration fee.


Free accommodation and local hospitality to some participants (please contact the Convenors).

Extraordinary Cultural Extravaganza

The Inter-Congress will end on 30th November 2012 and on 1st December 2012 the rich cultural heritage of India unfolds before the connoisseurs of art on an open air theater with the UNESCO Heritage Konark Sun Temple, situated on the pristine beach of Chandrabhaga, 60 kms from the Conference venue (1 hour drive). This five day long Classical Dance Festival (1st December to 5th December 2012) organized annually at Konark can be enjoyed with hundreds of tourists from all parts of the globe. Be part of this unique event for which the organizers have made adequate provisions. For details, please contact: iuaesintercongress2012@gmail.com.