Conferences

In-Person Conferences

The WFRN hosts biennial in-person conferences that typically attract 450-600 scholars and invested stakeholders from around the world.

The next in person conference will be held June 20-23, 2024 at Concordia University in Montreal Canada.

Prior in-conferences are:

  • 2022 New York City
  • 2020 Virtual
  • 2018 Washington DC
  • 2016 Washington DC
  • 2014 New York City
  • 2012 New York City

Virtual Conference Events

The WFRN also hosts virtual conference events throughout every calendar year.  Many of these events are open to the public and we invite you to join us.

How to Participate

To become a WFRN member and conference registrant click here.

To learn more about the WFRN’s conference-related activities and priorities, see our Statement on Membership Engagement, Conference¬† Sites and Hybrid Models.