‘Childhood and beyond: tracing cohorts across the lifecourse ’
29-31 October 2012
2012 will see the final conference of the ESF-funded European Child Cohort Network (EUCCONET), combined with the third conference of the Society for Longitudinal and Life Course Studies (SLLS). It comprises keynote lectures, parallel groups and poster sessions. It will feature reports and research from the teams following the multi-purpose child cohort studies in EUCCONET. It also offers a broader forum for research on the whole lifecourse and longitudinal methodology.
Keynote addresses will be offered by: Marie-Aline Charles, Director of the French child cohort ELFE, Jane Waldfogel , Professor of Social Work for the Prevention of Children's and Youth Problems , Columbia University, and Ian Deary, Professor of Differential Psychology, University of Edinburgh , Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology.
The conference will take place in Paris, France, the most beautiful city in the world and home of the organization of the 2011-launched Growing Up in France Study (ELFE). The conference venue is the FIAP Jean Monnet, an international accommodation and conference centre located in a quiet area on the River Gauche, Paris 14, with easy access from airports, train stations and the city.
Further details will be posted in mid January.
Membership information can be found on the SLLS website: