East European Performing Arts Platform (EEPAP) supports the
development of contemporary performing arts (dance and theatre)
in 18 countries of Central and Eastern Europe.

Call for Participation: International Research Conference in Arts Scienc



Contact Details:

Conference Academic Council Chairmen Professor, Dr. Levan Khetaguri
Coordinator  Ketevan Chkhikvadze
E-mail: [email protected]
Skype: arts research institute
Mobile: +995 577 38 56 55 / +995 555 47 07 08
Tel/Fax:+995 32 2250089

To Apply

Click here to download the application form.

Participants must send in advance the application form along with an abstract of 150-200 words in English

Please send the completed application form to BOTH [email protected] and [email protected]

Deadline for application form and abstract: 25th of March
Deadline for full presentation/paper: 10th of April

Website: www.iliauni.edu.ge

source: http://www.elia-artschools.org/

The Arts Research Institute of Ilia State University, Georgia,  in cooperation with Stichting Caucasus Foundation, the SHARE network and ELIA invites proposals from MA and PhD students to participate in The Fourth International Scientific Conference for scholars from the fields of Arts Sciences, Arts Practice, and Cultural Management, Policy and Tourism.

The Conference is aimed to:

  • link young academics and practitioners, arts scientists and researchers with each other; stimulate cooperation and exchanges between high arts education institutions from different countries;
  • stimulate different art forms;
  • promote new skills and best practices through practice, research, publications, public discussions and presentations.

The Conference includes the following fields:

Theatre, Film, Music, Art, Media, Dance, Folk Studies. Practitioners from the fields of Performing Arts, Visual Arts, Folk /Traditional Arts, Film and Media Arts, and Cultural Management, Policy and Tourism.


The Keynote will be delivered by Efva Lilja, Choreographer, Professor and the Vice-Chancellor of DOCH, University of Dance and Circus in Stockholm, Sweden.

Proposal Guidelines

  • The presentation must be 10-12min in length.
  • Selected participants will receive an official invitation.
  • The best presentations will be published in international research review, published online by Ilia State University.
  • The number of presentations is limited.


International travel must be paid by participants with the cost of room and board(breakfast/lunch) included in the registration fee (please see below for more details).

The Conference will cover all other related expenses including lunch and breaks during the conference, translation, evening cultural program, local transportation as well as transfers from the airport, and  further publication of the presentations in International Review.

Registration Fee for Conference Participants:

ELIA Members:  150 Euro (Including Hotel- 3 Nights in a Shared Room and Breakfast/Lunch);
Non ELIA Members:  200 Euro (Including Hotel- 3 Nights in a Shared Room and Breakfast/Lunch);

Registration fee for Conference Observers:
ELIA Members: 50 Euro (Not including room and board)
Non ELIA Members: 75 Euro (Not including room and board)
Although room and board is not included in the price of the Registration Fee for Observers The conference can help to find budget accomodations for those interested.