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World KLEMS conference – paper deadline

The seventh conference of World KLEMS will be held on 12-13 October 2022 at the University of Manchester, hosted by The Productivity Institute at the Alliance Manchester Business School. The conference will host about 100 participants, 4 plenary sessions and 12-18 parallel sessions, an opening keynote and a dinner speech, accommodating between 60 and 80 papers.

The deadline for paper proposals is 10 March 2022, and a preliminary programme will be announced on 24 March 2022. The deadline for the submission of the paper for the conference is 15 September 2022. You can now pre-register for the conference and submit a paper proposal or session through the World KLEMS website.

Currently this conference is slated as an in-person event, starting with an evening reception on October 11th and finishing with a farewell reception in the late afternoon of October 13.


  • 10 March 2022


  • All Day