The workshops are a forum for discussing thematically related topics based on workshop papers. The workshops may discuss methodological, theoretical or substantive issues. The 90-minute workshops may include 3-4 presentations at the most.
The coordinators of the thematic workshops will review the submitted abstracts and draft the timetables of the sessions in cooperation with the organising committee. The coordinators will chair the workshops.
You can find the abstracts for the presentations in the abstract book
In the symposium participants have a focused discussion on a specified theme.The coordinator of a symposium organizes its programme and invites its speakers. The duration of a symposium is 90 minutes and usually it contains three to four presentations. A symposium also can consist of the panel discussion.
The coordinator the symposium acts as its chair. In some symposiums an invited discussant comments on the presentations of the symposium.
It also is possible to present one’s research with a poster. The poster exhibition will be open to public during the conference at the conference venue in the University of Tampere.