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Conference Announcement

6th Interdisciplinary International pairfam Conference

Innovations in Panel Data Methods
(program online now)

Munich, June 28-29, 2018

We are pleased to announce the upcoming 6th International pairfam Conference as part of the scientific program of the pairfam project funded by the German Research Foundation. pairfam is a representative panel study focused on close relationships and the family in Germany. It provides large, longitudinal data sets available to interested researchers. For more details, please see

The conference will focus on

  • innovative methods for panel data collection,
  • innovative methods for panel data analysis, and
  • innovative family reserach designs.

The program will feature a number of keynote lectures. In addition, slots are also available for contributions and posters which address innovative methods for panel data. The conference is not restricted to contributions utilizing pairfam data.

Registration for the conference opens on February 23rd, 2018.

Due to the limitations regarding the number of participants, we encourage early registration. No funding for travel expenses is available.

The conference will start on Thursday, June 28 at 9:00 and end on Friday, June 29 at 14:30.