Overview

The pages in this section of the website contain some resources for IAMCR patticipants and for heads of sections and working groups as they prepare for the conference.

  • Guidelines for Presenters provides some suggested guidelines for scholars presenting papers at IAMCR conferences. These are suggested guidelines intended to be helpful on a voluntary basis; they are not strict rules and practices may vary among the various sections and working groups.
  • Session Types at IAMCR Conferences describes the two main types of sessions (Paper Presentation Session and Basic Panel Session) as well as a number of alternative session types that heads or participants might want to employ.
  • Review types and criteria describes the different types of review processes used by IAMCR's sections and orking groups as well as the criteria that are most often used to evaluate proposals.
  • Tips for Session Chairs & Discussants offers ideas for how session chairs and discussants can ensure that sessions run smoothly, highlight scholarship, and encourage discussion.