Registration is Now Open for the 2021 Virtual IPSA World Congress

The 2021 Virtual IPSA World Congress is approaching fast and we are excited to announce that registration is now open. Please note that all participants at the World Congress of Political Science must register online. This includes all participants with a role in the World Congress (paper presenters, convenors, chairs, discussants). Register by 18 March 2021 to enjoy the Early Bird discount!

For more information and to register, please visit the Registration page.

Reduced Registration Fee

In recognition of the economic hardships due to the COVID-19 pandemic and to encourage as much international participation as possible, IPSA is offering a reduced registration fee. Members may also choose to donate the reduction in solidarity.

Reduced WC2021 Registration Fees are as follows:

* Registration category for students requiring proof of student status at the time of registration (a proof of student status in PDF format will have to be uploaded in order to complete a student registration).

Registration Key Dates

18 MAR 2021 Early-bird Registration Deadline
Deadline to request a partial refund for the fee reduction via the 
Solidarity/Reduction Confirmation form (if registered before 1 February 2021)
Deadline to cancel and request a full refund (if registered before 1 February 2021)
27 APR 2021 Final Registration Deadline for all Panelists
Participants not registered are withdrawn from the Congress Program

Refund Policy

Participants who completed their registration before 1 February  2021 (date of Official Announcement) and wish to cancel their participation, may request a 100% refund of the registration fee by sending an email to between 18 February and 18 March 2021. Registration fee refunds will be processed within three (3) weeks following the date of the request. The regular Refund Policy applies to registrations completed after 1 February 2021.