Upcoming International Conferences

In addition to planning to present and attend our IASWG Symposium, we encourage submission of group work-related abstracts to a number of international conferences. Feel free to share additional announcements for posting by email to [email protected]

November 4-7, 2021, Orlando, Florida, USA: US Council on Social Work Education's Annual Program Meeting

June 15-18, 2021, Tallinn, Estonia: European Association of Schools of Social Work

2021 US Council on Social Work Education’s Annual Program Meeting

We know this is a busy and demanding time -- and do not want to take away from your preparations for the IASWG Symposium this June. However... If you are a social work educator in the US or have an interest in social work education internationally, we hope you ALSO submit a proposal for the Council on Social Work Education Conference, taking place in November 2021!
Please consider submitting an abstract to the US Council on Social Work Education's Annual Program Meeting, taking place in Orlando, Florida from November 4-7, 2021. Visit the APM website for conference and proposal submission detailsProposals are due by Wednesday, February 24.
  • SUBMIT A PROPOSAL: As you know, presentations of workshops and papers at important conferences are a critical part of the process to ensure that Social Work with Groups has an essential and prominent place in Social Work Education and Practice.
  • VOLUNTEER TO REVIEW (Same deadline of February 24!): We also hope you will consider becoming a reviewer for the Group Work Track. Please know we can only encourage volunteers and cannot recommend reviewers directly. All reviewers must be a current member of CSWE. For more information, view the Call for Proposals Reviewers.
  • FOR MORE INFORMATIONYou can check out the full conference details and the call for proposals on the APM website. Please circulate this information through your networks. We are happy to assist in this effort. Please email us any questions.
Thank you,
Carol S. Cohen, [email protected]
Brian L. Kelly, [email protected]
CSWE Group Work Track Co-Chairs

Past Events

  • In 2020, the IASSW and the IFSW will be hosting separate conferences.  They have agreed to return to a combined, biannual conference in 2022 and 2024.
  • Online 2020 US Council on Social Work Education’s Annual Program Meeting - The Group Work Track has 11 Sessions (for conference registrants only), as well as a Track Meeting, Wednesday, November 18th at 6:00 EST (open to everyone on Zoom). Two of the accepted Track Sessions were selected for “live” presentations, and 9 Sessions were pre-recorded and will be available to conference registrants for a year.  View sessions and links