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Staying Current: Keep your research up-to-date: Conferences

Keep up-to-date with new research in your area with journal and book alerts, RSS Feeds, TOC Alerts and Conference Alerts.

Why conferences?

Attending conferences is a useful method of staying current and invaluable for networking with colleagues in your research field.

Have you considered submitting an abstract for a conference you'd like to attend? Many conference papers lead to publications in conference proceedings.

This page provides some useful conference listings. Many of the listings provide an alerting service.

Conference directories

Web Sites


A wiki for Calls For Papers in science and technology - lists around 15,00 CFPs

University of Pennsylvania Arts CFP

Calls For Papers website compiled by University of Pennsylvania (Dept of English)

Conference Alerts: Academic Conferences Worldwide

Browse Conferences by Topic or subscribe to this free service to keep informed about upcoming conferences


A directory focusing on conferences, conventions, trade shows, exhibits, workshops, events and business meetings.   

Higher Education Conferences

Conferences in higher education and related fields

IEEE Conferences & Meetings

Innovation and technology

Confabb: The Conference Community

A directory of conferences, conventions, tradeshows and meetings. Browse, search or add an event

Conference Services 

Scientific conferences

H-Net: Humanities and Social Sciences Online

News lists, including conferences

Physics World- events

Institute of Physics