Program Overview

Thursday, June 13, 2024

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Yale Housing Check-In (For Those Staying in Yale Residential Colleges)
2:00 – 6:00 pm

6:00 – 7:00 pm | Opening Plenary Session: Education and the Baltic Countries in the Twenty-First Century

  • Rector Juozas Augutis, Vytautas Magnus University
  • Rector Rimvydas Petrauskas, Vilnius University
  • Rector Tõnu Viik, Tallinn University
  • TBA, Latvia

7:00 – 8:30 pm | Reception

Friday, June 14, 2024

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8:45 – 10:15 am | Session 1
10:15 – 10:45 am | Coffee Break
10:45 am – 12:15 pm | Session 2
12:15 – 2:00 pm | Break
2:00 – 3:30 pm | Session 3
3:30 – 4:00 pm | Coffee Break
4:00 – 5:30 pm | Session 4
6:00 – 7:30 pm | Plenary: Egils Levits

  • Egils Levits, who served as President of Latvia from 2019 to 2023, was a judge at the European Court of Human Rights from 1995 to 2004. In August 2023 he was appointed special representative of the Republic of Latvia on issues of international law and state responsibility.

 

Saturday, June 15, 2024

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8:45 – 10:15 am | Session 5
10:15 – 10:45 am | Coffee Break
10:45 am – 12:15 pm | Session 6
12:15 – 2:00 pm | Break
12:25 – 1:45 pm | Graduate Student Luncheon
2:00 – 3:30 pm | Session 7
3:30 – 4:00 pm | Coffee Break
4:00 – 5:30 pm | Session 8
6:00 – 7:15 pm | Plenary Session

  • Speaker to be announced

7:15 – 8:30 pm | Dinner Celebration

Sunday, June 16, 2024

8:30 – 10:00 am | Plenary Session

  • Speaker to be announced

10:30 am – 12:00 pm | Session 9
12:15 – 1:30 pm | AABS Member Meeting

 

Schedule subject to change. The full conference program will be released in May.

The Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies expects participants to abide by the established AABS Code of Professional Conduct throughout the 2024 Conference.

Conference Registration

Conference registration rates for the conference are listed below for AABS members and non-members. We encourage you to become an AABS member and receive all the benefits of membership including access to the Journal of Baltic Studies, newsletter, and membership news.

The conference registration includes four keynote talks, a reception and a dinner, a sponsored continental breakfast, and graduate student luncheon for students.

Registration will open in early February.

Early Registration – Register by Friday, April 12 

$75 – Student Registration AABS Member

$150 – Regular Registration AABS Member

$125 – Student Registration Non-AABS Member

$200 – Regular Registration Non-AABS Member

Regular Registration – Registration Closes Monday, May 13

$90 – Student Registration AABS Member

$175 – Regular Registration AABS Member

$140 – Student Registration Non-AABS Member

$225 – Regular Registration Non-AABS Member