GESIS Panel User Conference

Conference of researchers working with GESIS Panel data

The first GESIS Panel User Conference takes place from 11-12 March 2019 at the University of Mannheim. The goal is to bring together researchers from various disciplines to discuss their work with the GESIS Panel data and foster international collaborations.

The GESIS Panel offers the academic community from different research fields a unique opportunity to collect and analyze primary data within a probability-based mixed-mode access panel. For more details, please see

The GESIS Panel User Conference will showcase research that uses data from the GESIS Panel (exclusively or in conjuncture with other data). It aims to promote the exchange and cooperation between data users, data producers and data providers. Further, the conference intends to show how high quality data can enable well-founded scientific research.

GESIS Panel Young Researcher Award
We would also like to encourage students to present their work with the GESIS Panel data.
Therefore, please submit your bachelor or master thesis in which you used the GESIS Panel data via email to Students can present their work at the conference. The best work will be awarded 500€.

Registration for the conference opens 30 November 2018. There are no registration fees. The conference starts on Monday, 11 March at 14:00 and ends on Tuesday, 12 March at 12:00. Monday evening a conference dinner will take place for which you can also register at the registration opening (costs for the conference dinner must be borne by the participants).

For further questions and information please contact gesis-panel(at)gesis(dot)org.

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