Department of Culture and Learning

practical information

Important dates:

Submission of abstracts: November 15, 2016

Draft paper submission: January 6, 2017

Registration for non-paper presenters: January 15, 2017

Workshop dates: January 19 – 20, 2017

Tentative deadline for submitting revised papers: March 1, 2017



Please register by sending an abstract (max 250 words) to Thorsten Budde Haensel no later than November 15th, 2016. Full paper submission by January 6th 2017 (12 - 15 normal pages).

The workshop is also open to a limited number of participants who do not wish to present a paper. The registration deadline for non-paper presenters is January 15th, 2017.

Conference organizers

The conference is organized jointly by The Confucius Institute for Innovation and Learning and The Research Center on Development and International Relations, Department of Culture and Global Studies, Aalborg University.


A selection of papers from the workshop will be published as an edited volume following an internal and external review process.


Workshop location:

The workshop will take place at: Aalborg University, City Campus, CREATE Building, Rendsburgsgade 14, 9000 Aalborg, room 4.105. The venue is conveniently situated in the city centre. See further down for city centre map.


From the airport: Taxi from the airport to the city centre costs 150 - 200 DKK. Taxis can be hired directly at the airport or by calling +45 98 10 10 10. You can also take Bus 2H and get off at “Nytorv”. 

From the train station: You can walk from the train station to the venue and hotels (around 1,5 km). Alternatively take bus 1D, bus 12 or most other busses and get off at “Nytorv.”

Parking: There is underground parking in the shopping centre Friis, opposite of the venue, or at Musikkens Hus, just east of the venue.

Payment: In taxis you can pay with cash or credit card. Busses only accept cash or the Danish Travel Card “Rejsekort”

Lunch and dinner:

Lunch on both days will be covered by the organisers and is served in the canteen next to room 4.105.

Dinner on Thursday 19 January is covered by the organisers for paper presenters and will be served at Restraurant Huameng, Østerågade 3, 9000 Aalborg, The restaurant is in walking distance from the venue.

Phone numbers:

Thorsten Budde Haensel: 40 50 81 92


Map of Aalborg City Centre



Conference coordinator Thorsten Budde Haensel

Phone: +45 9940 7494 

Further conference information