ECR Day at Panpapanpalya: Joint Dance Congress 2018

Presented by the Early Career Researchers Community – Dance in partnership with daCi and WDA Global Education and Training Network.

Sunday 8 July 2018, 12:00 – 3:30pm | AU$20

University of South Australia City West Campus, Adelaide, Australia

Registrations are open now


The ECR Day will bring together postgraduate and early career dance researchers from across the globe for a not to be missed networking and professional development event on the eve of Panpapanpalya: Joint Dance Congress 2018 . Hear from emerging dance researchers at varying stages of their careers and develop practical skills in a friendly environment among fellow ECRs. The day will include:

  • Welcome and ice-breakers to get us acquainted.
  • ‘Our Stories’ – a glimpse into researchers at various stages of their careers.
  • Workshop (topic to be confirmed).
  • Lunch!

At the conclusion of the ECR Day, attendees will be invited to continue to the Opening Ceremony of Panpapanpalya 2018.

About ECR Community:

The Early Career Researchers Community – Dance (ECR Community) is an international peer-to-peer network for people who identify as emerging dance researchers, including research students and recent graduates.

Contact Anja Ali-Haapala & Sarah Knox the ECR Community Co-chairs and fellow ECRs at ecrcdance (at)

About Panpapanpalya:

Panpapanpalya: Joint Dance Congress 2018 will be one of the world’s largest gatherings of dancers, dance educators, and artists of all ages, generating new thoughts and ideas for dance learning and teaching in the 21st century. More information here.