3rd International Conference on Election and Democracy

15th March 2019 @ University of the Azores, Ponta Delgada, Portugal

Academic affiliation with University of the Azores

Call for Papers

As a Scientific Research Conference Organizers, Elections are key components of any democratic system so Global Academic Research Institute (GARI) and academic affiliation with Universidade Dos Açores (Azores University) Portugal, proudly present 03rd International Conference on Election and Democracy (ICED 2018) under the theme of "Develop and Protect Humanity". After the successful completion of conferences in 2015, we would like to invite you to submit abstract & papers addressing the conference theme and the conference tracks. Papers and invitations for abstract submissions are now open for Oral presentations covering current research and new processes. All contribution should be of high quality. During the review period, Papers will be reviewed by eminent scholars in the respective areas. Two types of submissions are invited:

  • 01. Full papers reporting on original and unpublished research.
  • 02. Work-in-progress papers or Abstract.

The intention is that the conference will become established as a pre-eminent forum for the discussion of Election and Democracy matters in the common democracy world. The aim of Conference is to provide a platform for academics, researchers, professionals, administrators, educational leaders, policy makers, industry representatives, advanced students, and anyone in the domain of interest from around the world to discuss. Please note that speakers are encouraged to submit a full paper before the conference. In addition, all the submitted full papers will be review by journal editorial board and few high-end papers will be published in international GARI e-Journal having ISSN (GARI International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research) and All Selected papers will be published conference printed proceedings & DVD having ISBN as well as conference library page.

For abstract submission fill in the online submission form or contact helpdesk@gariteam.com Presentation time allocated 20 mins (15 min presentation 05 min questions)

Conference Scope


Electoral system and administration of elections
History of Election
Voter interests/priorities and behaviour
Challengers and changers of election
Pre and post-elections
Political leadership parties and coalitions
Ethical and unethical promotions in election
Campaign manifestos strategies and messages
Role of media and technology
Women and elections
Political polling and electoral study methodologies
Young voters and First time voters
Money politics
Drift votes
Beyond elections - participatory democracy and non-formal politics
Election monitoring and observation
NGO INGO and election examiners
Traditional election method

Important Dates


Abstract submission deadline
31st December 2018
Notification of acceptance
Within 14 Days
Payment Deadline
31st January 2019
Full paper submission deadline
29th February 2019

Submission Guideline


Full Paper
Abstract Submission Template
Every presentation give 20min allocated (15min presentation & 05min questions)

Registration Fees


Price in Euro
Delegate (Presenter/Author) 350€
Delegate (Student Presenter/Author) 290€
Virtual Delegate 260€




University of the Azores
Azores - Portugal