Conference on children and youth in everyday life and professional practices


Event Details


The first International Conference on Children and Youth in Everyday Life and Professional Practices will take place at the Oslo Metropolitan University, in Norway.

This conference will adress:
a) a variety of interprofessional practices involving children, youths and their care persons
b) theoretical perspectives on and methodological approaches to exploring children’s lives and professional practices involving children and youth
c) empirical knowledge on the everyday lives of children and youth today

The main themes of the conference are:

  • Sociomateriality, place and space
  • Everyday life perspectives
  • Childhood and youth in a digitalised society
  • Social and cultural diversity in children and youth worlds
  • The body – a site of pleasure, risk and ambiguity
  • Children and youth as participants in professional and interprofessional practices
  • Children’s rights
  • Child and youth health and well-being
  • Methodological approaches in children and youth studies

Visit the conference website: https://interact.hioa.no/international-conference-2019/