World Congress on Dance Research
Athens, 4-8 July 2018

    The best opportunity to showcase your work to 400 dance teachers, choreographers, researchers, journalists, organizers and suppliers from the 5 continents.
    The World Congress is a scientific conference, a trade fair and a participatory event, facilitating networking with colleagues and informal discussions.
   All forms of dance are represented. Strictly non-profit members only to keep a high level.

    The program includes: -  Research reports (papers)  Lectures  Classes  Performances  -  Video projections  Exhibitions  Evenings  Visits


    Organized by the national Dora Stratou Dance Theater and the Athens and Pireaus Sections of CID, under the patronage of the Ministry of Culture, the National UNESCO Commission, the Region of Athens and the City of Athens.
    Submitting a presentation is optional. Absentee presenters can register also; their presentations will be included in the program and in the proceedings. The proceedings website is visited by tens of thousands of dance professionals all over the world.
   To apply for a visa and/or to sponsors participants receive an official certificate.
   Next door to the most ancient dance theater in the world, under the Acropolis of Athens, within a pine-tree park, 20 minutes from the beach, in Plaka, the picturesque old town of Athens - the most prestigious event for professionals.

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-  The International Dance Council CID is the official organization for all forms of dance in all countries of the world.

-  Its members are the most prominent federations, associations, schools, companies and individuals in more than 170 countries.

-  CID was founded in 1973 within the UNESCO headquarters in Paris, where it is based.

-  CID is official partner of UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.


International Dance Council  CID  Conseil International de la Danse

CID  c/o UNESCO, 1 rue Miollis, FR-75732 Paris 15, France

Tel. +33 1 4568 4953     Mob. +33 6 1155 3111