Qualitative Event Calendar

Global Conference Calendar 2022

Featured events:

18th International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry. May 18-22, 2022, Urbana, IL. Every year since 2005. Usually in the second half of May. Deadline for abstracts by January 15th. For more information, visit http://www.icqi.org/

Humanities and Social Sciences Net On-line (H-Net). A major portal with links to over 800 humanities conferences and CFP. http://www.h-net.org/announce/group.cgi?type=Conferences  

The Qualitative Report (TQR) website. See for resources. https://tqr.nova.edu/

Call for Collaborative Institutions: Graduate Student Qualitative Methods Network (GSQMN) https://cpb-us-e1.wpmucdn.com/sites.nova.edu/dist/a/4/files/2021/11/Call-for-collaborative-institutions-2.pdf  One time call, 2021-2022.

The International Institute for Qualitative Methodology (IIQM) conferences, workshops, and events, including The Qualitative Health Research (QHR) conference, The Qualitative Methods (QM) conference, The Thinking Qualitatively (TQ) Workshop Series, and The TQ2U Workshop Series. Other Qualitative Software workshops are also held throughout the year across various locations. Because of the pandemic situation, some of these conferences might not be convened in the near future. Please check the website for more information: http://www.iiqm.ualberta.ca/Conferences_and_Workshops.aspx or https://www.ualberta.ca/international-institute-for-qualitative-methodology/about-us 

MAXQDA workshops—check periodically at MAXQDA Workshops and Free Webinars | Live Training Sessions – MAXQDA They usually display forthcoming workshops for the next two months.

NVivo training. See at https://www.qsrinternational.com/nvivo-qualitative-data-analysis-software/support-services/customer-hub/nvivo-academy/nvivo-academy  or at NVivo Home at https://www.qsrinternational.com/nvivo-qualitative-data-analysis-software/home/ 

2022 Conferences by month:

Most of these events re-occur on annual basis at approximately the same time. 

January 2022

The 13th Annual TQR Conference will be held January 19-21, 2022at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. https://www.nova.edu/academic-affairs/tqr-annual-conference/index.html?pk_vid=db78f8c71549eb7516385524509f62d5  For the 14th conference in January 2023, use the same website: https://www.nova.edu/academic-affairs/tqr-annual-conference/index.html?pk_vid=db78f8c71549eb7516385524509f62d5 

2022 QRCA annual conference, the association of qualitative research consultants. Virtual January 12-13, 2022 and in San Diego at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay, January 18-21, 2022. https://www.qrca.org/page/annual-conference   

6th World Conference on Qualitative Research – Online January 26-28, 2022 https://wcqr.ludomedia.org/about/

2022 International Symposium on Autoethnography and Narrative (ISAN) will be a fully online conference. The conference will occur via Zoom on January 2-5, 2022. Reoccurring event. See at https://iaani.org/  

EUPOP 2022, Conference of the European Popular Culture Association. No current information besides URL https://epcablog.wordpress.com/2019/12/05/cfp-eupop-2020/  Check periodically for updates

February 2022

Qualitative Design and Data Collection Camp – Online Feb 21-22, 2022 http://www.researchtalk.com/qualitative-design-data-collection-camp-2022/

33rd BARCELONA International Conference on “Literature, Humanities, Education and Social Sciences” (LHES2-22), 9th to 11th February 2022, Barcelona, Spain. Website URL: http://drhss.org/conference/339

5th European Congress of Qualitative Inquiry (ECQI), virtual congress edition. Pre-congress Methods Training: Tuesday 1 February. ECQI Congress: Wednesday 2 – Friday 4 February. Recurrent event. For information, go to https://www.europeannetworkqi.org/news/european-congress-of-qualitative-inquiry-2022 

Annual Ethnography in Education Research Forum. The meetings are usually in February. No information yet for 2022. University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Conference contact is cue@gse.upenn.edu

March 2022

34th Annual Conference on Ethnographic and Qualitative Conference (EQRC). March 21-22, 2022, held virtually. Proposal Submission Portal will open January 4th, 2022 and the deadline is February 22, 2022. Generic website: https://www.eqrc.net/2022-home

Society for Applied Anthropology 82th Annual Meeting. March 22-26, 2022, Sheraton Salt Lake City Hotel Salt Lake City, UT. Annual meetings convene at the end of March; CFP are typically due in mid-October. http://www.sfaa.net/

13th SAR International Conference on Artistic Research

March 30th to April 1st 2022 in Germany at Bauhaus-Universität Weimar. https://societyforartisticresearch.org/events/13th-sar-conference-call/

April 2022

The 2022 Annual Meeting of American Educational Research Association (AERA). San Diego, CA, April 21-26, 2022. Deadline for submission is December 7, 2021. Meeting and Housing registration will open on December 9, 2021. Program Schedule will be available on January 17, 2022. https://www.aera.net/Events-Meetings/Annual-Meeting

2022 National Conference, Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association. Virtual Conference is April 13-16, 2022, deadlines for paper proposals is December 23, 2021. http://pcaaca.org/  

Qualitative Data Analysis Camp – Online April 11-14, 2022 http://www.researchtalk.com/qualitative-data-analysis-camp-april-2022/

May 2022

The International Institute of Qualitative Methodology (IIQM), Alberta, Canada. Multiple events, May—November. Changing dates because of the pandemic. For current information, please visit  Conferences, Workshops, & Events | International Institute for Qualitative Methodology (ualberta.ca)

June 2022

The 38th Annual Qualitative Analysis Conference, 2022, “Double” Conference paired with the Couch-Stone Symposium of the Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction (SSSI), June 22-24, 2022 a the the Memorial University of Newfoundland Abstracts are due December 17, 2021http://www.qualitatives.ca/   The Qualitatives – 2022 Call for Papers 

Twentieth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities

Place: Online + University of Aegean, Department of Mediterranean Studies, School of Humanities, Rhodes, Greece. Format: A mix of live, pre-recorded, and in-person (at a scale that’s allowed) presentations and social interaction spaces. Dates: 20-22 June 2022. Special Focus: Data, Media, Knowledge: Re-Considering Interdisciplinarity and the Digital Humanities

https://thehumanities.com/2022-conference/call-for-papers

Couch-Stone Symposium of the Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction (SSSI), June 22-24, 2022 a the Memorial University of Newfoundland Abstracts are due December 17, 2021http://www.qualitatives.ca/   The Qualitatives – 2022 Call for Papers

4th Canadian International Conference on Humanities & Social Sciences 2022. Conference on June 25- 26, 2022. Toronto, Canada. Abstracts Submission Deadline is 30 March 2022. For more information go to https://socialsciences.info/  or e-mail the Conference Convener at ppca3000@gmail.com  Organized by Unique Conferences Canada (https://uniqueca.com/)

6th Canadian International Conference On Advances In Education, Teaching & Technology 2022. Parallel conference with 4th Canadian International Conference on Humanities & Social Sciences 2022. Conference on June 25- 26, 2022. Toronto, Canada. Abstracts Submission Deadline is 30 March 2022. For more information go to https://educationconference.info/  Organized by Unique Conferences Canada (https://uniqueca.com/)

Ethnography and Qualitative Research Conference. Italy. Usually in June. No current information. but check periodically athttp://www.etnografiaricercaqualitativa.it/

Annual Conference of the Society for Qualitative Inquiry in Psychology. Usually convenes in June. Next conference is not announced yet. Please check at http://sqip.org/contact/  or Contact – The Society for Qualitative Inquiry in Psychology (sqip.org)

July 2022

Seventeenth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences. A blended conference. July 21 – 23, 2022. National and Kapodistrian University of Athens – School of Philosophy, Athens, Greece. https://thesocialsciences.com/2022-conference 

EUPOP 2022, Conference of the European Popular Culture Association, Charles University, Prague. Scheduled for July 2022. More information to follow: https://epcablog.wordpress.com/2019/12/05/cfp-eupop-2020/    

International Conference on Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries July 12-13, 2022 Stockholm, Sweden Online Conference https://waset.org/qualitative-and-quantitative-methods-in-libraries-conference-in-july-2022-in-stockholm

The International Visual Sociology Association (IVSA) Annual Conference. The conference convenes every year at approximately the same time, June or July, but in different countries. Proposal deadlines are typically due in mid-February. For updates by year please go to http://visualsociology.org/ and look at the Conference/events tab.

August 2022

Seventh International Conference on Communication & Media Studies, 25-26 August 2022. A blended conference. NUI Galway, Galway, Ireland https://cgscholar.com/cg_event/events/P22/about

September 2022

9th Swiss Methods Festival. September 7-8, 2022. The Institute of Sociology of the University of Fribourg. https://qualitative-research.ch/en/kongresse/

9th Qualitative Research in Mental Health Conference. Expected in September 2022. Check periodically for information at the Internet. Hosts and hosting websites change, but the conference is recurrent and is expected to convene. 

EPIC 2022 (The Ethnographic Praxis in Industry Conference). Annual conference, usually convenes between September and October. The 2022 information is not updated yet. For more information, visit periodically https://www.epicpeople.org/ . Deadline for submissions might vary, but usually is in March.

October 2022

EPIC 2022 (The Ethnographic Praxis in Industry Conference). Annual conference, usually convenes between September and October. Deadline for submissions might vary, but usually is in March. For 2022 information, check periodically https://www.epicpeople.org/ .

November 2022

2022 Meeting of the American Anthropological Association. Usually in mid-November. For the 2022 Annual Meeting, check periodically at http://www.americananthro.org/AttendEvents/landing.aspx?ItemNumber=14722&navItemNumber=566 

NVivo QRR research grant. Submissions due in late November. For 2022, check periodically at https://www.qsrinternational.com/nvivo-qualitative-data-analysis-software/nvivo-community/qsr-research-grant.

NVivo virtual conference. Usually in early November. For 2022, check periodically at https://www.qsrinternational.com/nvivo-qualitative-data-analysis-software/nvivo-community/nvivo-virtual-conference-2021

Evaluation 2022 November 7-12, 2022 New Orleans, Louisianahttps://www.evaluationconference.org/About/Upcoming-Meetings

December 2022

None. Usually there are no conferences during December.