Each year we organize a large conference and a preceding small research student conference. Unfortunately, this year there will be no research student conference.  

Our conferences for next year are scheduled to take place in York, United Kingdom in May 2020:

Main Conference [14-16 May, 2020]

Association Members have a substantially reduced booking fee for the Conference.


Annual General Assembly (AGA)

The most recent Annual General Assembly of the Children's Identity and Citizenship European Association was held in Prague, Czech Republic on the morning of Saturday May 11th 2019. There was good attendance. Minutes will be available from the links farther down on the page.

Provisional minutes: This year's Children's Identity and Citizenship European Association Annual General Assembly (AGA) was in Prague, Czech Republic in May 2019 in the course of the 2019 CiCea/CitizED conference. A copy of the AGA Agenda was made available to the membership along with the Executive's Proposals for 2019-2020. During the AGA in Prague: 

Dr. Kerry J. Kennedy was awarded the "2018 CiCea Outstanding Achievement Award" in recognition of his dedication to the precepts of the Association and his outstanding work in relation to among other things, promoting and implementing innovative teaching methods at the tertiary level in the area of Citizenship Education.

The "Best Publication Award" was also announced recognizing Alistair Ross' book

Ross, A. (2018). Finding Political Identities. Young People in a Changing Europe. London: Palgrave Macmillan.


CiCea's 14th Annual General Assembly was held online on Saturday May 16th 2020.

CiCea's 15th Annual General Assembly will be held online on Friday June 18th 2021. We look forward to seeing you at this meeting! Send an email to CiCea to receive the online link to access the meeting.


Dates of Executive Meetings

The Executive Committee has met in:

       May 2008 in Istanbul, Turkey

       October 2008 in Oradea, Romania

       January 2009 in Mechelen, Belgium

       May 2009 in Malmö, Sweden

       May 2010 in Barcelona, Spain

       June 2010 in Warsaw, Poland

       October 2010 in Berlin, Germany

       June 2011 in Paris, France

       January 2012 in London, United Kingdom

       May 2012 in York, United Kingdom

       October 2012 in Patras, Greece

       February 2013 in Ayr, Scotland

       October 2013 in Vienna, Austria

       February 2014 in Budapest, Hungary

       June 2015 in London, United Kingdom

       September 2015 in Corinth, Greece

       February 2016 in Augsburg, Germany

       June 2016 in Madrid, Spain

       June 2017 in Bruges/Brugges, Belgium

       Fall 2017 - 2018, 5 Skype Meetings chaired by members of the Executive

       May 2018 in Warsaw, Poland 

       May 2019 in Prague, Czech Republic

      May 2020 the meeting was held online

      June 2021 the meeting will be held online

 Minutes of past meetings, etc are stored on the site's server and are available here for members to consult.

Further minutes, agendas and executive reports will be made available here as they migrate from draft phase to final format. 


Annual Assembly Documentation:

 Inaugural Meeting  Riga  May 2006       Minutes
 First Annual Assembly  Montpellier  May 2007   Agenda   Executive Report   Minutes 
 Second Annual Assembly  Istanbul  May 2008   Agenda   Executive Report   Minutes 
 Third Annual Assembly  Malmo  May 2009   Agenda   Executive Report   Minutes 
 Fourth Annual Assembly  Barcelona  May 2010   Agenda   Executive Report   Minutes 
 Fifth Annual Assembly:  Dublin June 2011  Agenda  Executive Report


 Sixth Annual Assembly:  York May 2012  Agenda  Executive Report


Seventh Annual Assembly: Lisbon June 2013 Agenda Executive Report Minutes
Eighth Annual Assembly Olsztyn  June 2014 Agenda Executive Report


Ninth Annual Assembly Corinth Sept 2015 Agenda Executive Report Minutes
Tenth Annual Assembly Madrid June 2016 Agenda Executive Report


 Eleventh Annual Assembly Bruges  June 2017 Agenda  Executive Report 


Twelfth Annual Assembly Warsaw May 2018 Agenda Executive Report


Thirteenth Annual Assembly Prague May 2019 Agenda Executive Report Minutes
Fourteenth Annual Assembly  Online May 2020 Agenda Executive Report


Fifteenth Annual Assembly   Online June 2021 Agenda Executive Report



Executive Meetings (Minutes):

01  June 2006 - Gdansk     02  Oct 2006 - Athens     03  Feb 2007 - London     04  May 2007 - Montpellier 
05  June 2007 - Budapest     06  Oct 2007 - Malta     07  Jan 2008 - London     08  May 2008 - Istanbul 
09  July 2008 - London     10  Oct 2008 - Oradea     11  Jan 2009 - Mechelen     12  May 2009 - Malmo 
13  June 2009 - Coimbra     14  Nov 2009 - Reims     15  Feb 2010 - Athens     16  May 2010 - Barcelona 
17  June 2010 - Warsaw     18*  Oct 2010 - Berlin     19*  Feb 2011 - Helsinki     20  June 2011 - Dublin
21  June 2011 - Paris    22  Nov 2011 - Berlin  23  Jan 2012 - London    24   May 2012 - York
25*  Oct 2012 - Patras 26*   Feb 2013 - Ayr 27  June 2013 - Lisbon 28   Oct 2013 -Vienna 

*Minutes for the Executive Meetings 18, 19, 25 and 26 are offered in DRAFT format. Updated versions will be uploaded in due course.

The Association's Executive Committee will meet at regularly scheduled times and except for the Executive meeting and AGA meeting which are held before and during the annual conference, all meeting will be held using telecommunication software that allows the members to schedule and conduct live video meetings:

  • October 2017: online Skype meeting
  • May/June 2018: Warsaw Poland
  • Five meetings from August 2018 - April 2019:  online Skype meetings


Previous Meetings include but are not limited to:

  • May 2019: Prague, Czech Republic
  • May 2018: Warsaw, Poland
  • June 2017: Bruges, Belgium
  • January 2017: Huddersfield, England (UK)
  • November 2016: Prague, Czech Republic
  • June 2016: Madrid Spain
  • February 2016: Augsburg, Germany
  • September 2015: Corinth, Greece
  • October 2014:  Berlin, Germany
  • June 2014: Olsztyn, Poland
  • February 2014: Budapest, Hungary
  • October 2013: Vienna, Austria
  • June 2013: Lisbon, Portugal
  • February 2013Ayr, Scotland
  • October 2012: Patras, Greece
  • June 2012: York, United Kingdom
  • January 2012: London, United Kingdom
  • February 2011: Helsinki, Finland
  • October 2010: Berlin, Germany
  • July 2010: Warsaw, Poland