Registration

Due to the Congress postponement to 2021, registration is on hold until the next update on 30 April 2020.

Registration Key Dates (to be revised by 30 APR 2020)

10 OCT 2019 Registration for the Congress opens
15 APR 2020 Extended Deadline to register at a reduced Early Bird registration fee
15 APR 2020 Deadline to register to appear in the Printed Program
13 MAY 2020 Final Registration Deadline for all panelists
Participants not registered are withdrawn from the Congress Program

Registration on hold until 30 April 2020

Registration Fees (US$)

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). Congress Participants must be 2020 individual IPSA members to register for the World Congress.

IPSA Members

ALL Congress Participants must be 2020 individual IPSA members to register for the World Congress. You may become a member during the online registration process using your IPSA account. IPSA membership is not necessary to submit a panel or paper proposal; only for participation and attendance at the World Congress.

IPSA Member Registration Category Early Bird Registration
10 OCT 2019 - 15 APR 2020
(US$)
Regular Registration
16 APR - 29 JUL 2020
(US$)
 Regular $350 $400
 Senior  (65 years and over) $275 $300
*Student $125 $150

APCP Members

Members in good standing of the Portuguese Political Science Association - Associação Portuguesa de Ciência Política (APCP)  who are also IPSA members in 2020 are eligible for a reduced registration fee as shown below. For information about APCP membership please visit www.apcp.pt.

APCP & IPSA Member Registration Category Early Bird Registration
10 OCT 2019 - 15 APR 2020
(US$)
Regular Registration
16 APR - 29 JUL 2020
(US$)
 Regular $175 $200
 Senior  (65 years and over) $140 $150
*Student $65 $75

Note: In order to obtain the reduced APCP member registration fee, the e-mail in your online IPSA account must be identical to the e-mail listed in your APCP membership.

* 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 fees must be paid for online by midnight, EST, 15 April 2020 to be eligible for the Early Bird Fee or postmarked by 7 April, 2020, if paying by check/money order.

Accompanying person

Paid participants may purchase an accompanying person badge for immediate family members onsite at the Congress. The registration fee per accompanying person is $80 USD, payable by credit card (Mastercard or Visa) or cash on site (not online or in advance). No invitation letters or certificates of participation will be issued for accompanying persons.

This registration cannot be purchased for participants who are part of the Congress program (authors, co-authors, chairs or discussants).


Not yet an IPSA member?

IPSA does not offer non-member registration fees. If you are not an individual member of IPSA, you may become a member during the online registration process or via the IPSA website using your IPSA account. For more information on the individual membership and its numerous benefits please visit www.ipsa.org/membership/individual

Individual 2020 IPSA membership fees are listed below.

IPSA Membership Category

Regular Membership
(US$)

Global South Membership*
(US$)

 Regular Member - 2 years $190 $90
 Senior Member - 2 years (over 65) $130 $40
*Student Member - 2 years (under 35) $90 $12
*Student Member  - 1 year (under 35) $55 $7
Lifetime Member $1,500 $1,500

* Global South Membership is available to residents of select countries 


Payment

Registration fees may be paid for by credit card (preferred), cheque or money order (in US$ and made out to the “International Political Science Association”). We only accept Visa and Mastercard at this time. Please DO NOT SEND CASH to the Secretariat.

Registrants unable to pay online may send a cheque in US dollars to:

IPSA
World Congress 2020 Registration
1590 Docteur-Penfield Avenue, Bureau 331
Montréal, QC H3G 1C5, Canada

We recommend you use registered or certified mail in this case. IPSA is not responsible for payment lost or delayed in the mail.

Refund Policy

The Congress refund policy will be revised by 30 April 2020.

If you completed your registration before 1 April 2020 (date of postponement), you will receive an email by 30 April 2020 with the Postponement Refund Policy. We thank you for your understanding and patience.

Substitution Policy

The substitution refund policy will be revised by 30 April 2020.