GUI Conferences

Growing Up in Ireland 11th Annual Conference – Thursday 21st November 2019 in the Gibson Hotel, Dublin

Call for abstracts now open

Growing Up in Ireland – the National Longitudinal Study of Children, will hold its eleventh annual research conference on Thursday 21st November 2019 in the Gibson Hotel in Dublin’s docklands area.

The conference will focus on research based on Growing Up in Ireland (GUI) data from national and international researchers.  Minister Katherine Zappone T.D. will launch the latest findings from the Study.

The keynote address will be given by Professor Ross Macmillan, Chair of Sociology at the University of Limerick.

The Growing Up in Ireland team invites abstracts for papers from researchers working on Growing Up in Ireland data. Abstracts of no more than 250 words should be sent to by 29th July. Abstracts should be structured (where possible) under the headings of title; context; methods; results and conclusions. They should also include the name(s) of the author(s), affiliation and email address.

Abstracts will be reviewed by the Conference Steering Committee and authors of selected papers will be notified by 30th August. In selecting papers preference will be given to those with applied policy relevance.  Data from the quantitative or qualitative Growing Up in Ireland archives must be a core feature of the research being presented. Methodological papers based on Growing Up in Ireland will also be considered.

Summary videos from presenters at GUI Conference 2018