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pil  Programme
pil  Registration and General Information

International Institute
of Sociology


Welcome to the 39th World Congress of the International Institute of Sociology

The 39th World Congress of the International Institute of Sociology will take place at Yerevan State University, Yerevan, Armenia, Thursday afternoon, June 11 - Sunday, June 14, 2009. The theme of the Congress is “Sociology at the Crossroads”. Read more...

Download the updated List of Authors here.

Download the complete Programme Book.pdf here.
Changes in the programe book will be announced directly at the congress venue.

Download General Information about the congress here.

Participants who are arriving in Yerevan before June 10 at 8 pm are offered the possibility to pick up their bags with congress material and their congress badges at the offices of “Hyur Service” Travel Agency.
The offices of “Hyur Service” are situated at 96, Nalbandyan str. in central Yerevan.

If you haven't registered and/or paid the registration fee yet, you can do it at the “Hyur Service” offices as well.

Those of you who will not be able to go to the “Hyur Service” offices and all participants arriving after June 10 at 8 pm are asked to go to the Registration desk at Yerevan State University, which opens on June 11 at 10 am.


Information about PLENARY SESSIONS is found here.

Information about SPECIAL SESSIONS is found here.

Information about REGULAR SESSIONS is found here.


On-site registration and payment will be possible. Please contact iis2009@armreservation.com for more information about this option.



Please visit the www.ArmReservation.com/iis2009 web page to sign up for hotel accommodation, optional tours and airport transfer. The web site has been specially designed by Hyur Service, the leading Travel Agency in Armenia, for the participants of the 39th World Congress of IIS.

The www.ArmReservation.com/iis2009 web page also offers you detailed information about restaurants, Visas and travelling.