• EPC2016 is a general scientific population conference where the topic „Demographic Change and Policy Implications“ will receive special attention.
  • The European Population Conference (EPC) is the largest European conference for population
  • Approximately 900 participants from all over Europe and overseas are expected.
  • The EPC is held every two years and for the first time carried out in Germany from August 31 to September 3, 2016. Venue is Mainz University Campus.
  • The conference theme is ‚Demographic Change and Policy Implications‘ focussing on policy advice.
  • A total of around 500 papers will be presented in parallel sessions and approximately 250 posters in several exhibitions will be shown.


FertilityStuart A. Basten
University of Oxford
Sexual and Reproductive HealthCatherine Gourbin
Université Catholique de Louvain
Families and HouseholdsNorbert F. Schneider
Federal Institute for Population Research, Germany
Life CourseLívia Murinkó
Hungarian Demographic Research Institute
Ageing and Intergenerational RelationsPearl Dykstra
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Internal Migration and UrbanizationJames Raymer
Australian National University
International Migration and Migrant PopulationsMarta Tienda
Princeton University
Health, Wellbeing and MorbidityAïda Solé-Auró
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Mortality and LongevityDomantas Jasilionis
Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research
HistoryLucia Pozzi
Università degli Studi di Sassari
Data and MethodsIñaki Permanyer
Center for Demographic Studies (Barcelona)
Economics, Human Capital and Labour MarketsAnne Solaz
Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)
Policy IssuesIrena E. Kotowska
Warsaw School of Economics
Development and EnvironmentWolfgang Lutz
International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
Poster OnlyNico van Nimwegen
Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)