Dear colleagues,

We are looking forward to welcoming you to the 40th International Labour Process Conference, which will take place in Padua, Italy, 21 - 23 April 2022.
We are happy to inform you that the registration for the Conference is now open.
The ILPC 2022 will be held in a hybrid format. You can choose to participate online or in person.

If you decide to participate in person, please be sure to comply with all the Covid-19 related entry requirements. You can find more info in the CORONAVIRUS UPDATE section of this website.

Be aware that, unfortunately, the ILPC will not be able to provide a reimbursement for your expenses if you will not be able to attend the conference for any reason.

Keynote speakers: This year the ILPC will host Rutvica Andrijasevic, Bristol University; Guglielmo Meardi, Scuola Normale Superiore, Florence; Ruth Milkman, City University of New York; and Pun Ngai, Lingnan University, Hong Kong.

Doctoral Workshop: The 20th of April 2022, in the afternoon, we will organise the interactive workshop “Forty years of ILPC: theoretical evolutions in the study of work, power and mobility” held by Dr. Gabriella Alberti (Leeds University) and Prof. Chris Smith (Royal Holloway, University of London). If you want to participate, don’t forget to tick the box in the registration form.

Registration deadline: Please keep in mind that you should register and proceed with the payment of the fee until the 17th of February 2022. After that date, you will be allowed to register only as online participant.
In-person fees include coffee breaks (on April 21, 22, and 23), lunches (on April 21, 22), reception (on April 21) and conference dinner (on April 22).

Reduced fee rates have been set for online participants, PhDs and postdocs, and Global South scholars.
You will be considered a Global North participant if your institution is located in one of the following countries:
Australia; Austria; Belgium; Canada; Chile; Croatia; Cyprus; Czech Republic; Denmark; Estonia; Finland; France; Germany; Greece; Hong Kong SAR, China; Hungary; Iceland; Ireland; Israel; Italy; Japan; Korea, Rep.; Kuwait; Latvia; Liechtenstein; Lithuania; Luxembourg; Malta; Monaco; Netherlands; New Zealand; Norway; Poland; Portugal; Puerto Rico; Qatar; Romania; San Marino; Saudi Arabia; Singapore; Slovak Republic; Slovenia; Spain; Sweden; Switzerland; Taiwan, China; United Arab Emirates; United Kingdom; United States; Uruguay.

You will be considered a Global South participant if your institution is located everywhere else.

You can finalize your registration and then proceed with the payment of the fee here:,P_LANG:170,USA

All participants will receive the payment receipt to the email address used for the registration in the following weeks.
We apologize if the registration form is very detailed and not user-friendly but this is due to bureaucratic constraints.

Please forward this email to your co-author(s) if she/he/they want(s) to participate in the conference, so that she/he/they can proceed with the registration too.

In the following days, you will receive more information on the conference venue and on a limited number of hotels with discounted rates for conference participants. If you have any queries about the conference arrangements, please contact us at:

Finally, the UNIPD members (students, researchers, and professors) that intend to register should not follow the registration procedure, but contact directly our offices at this address:

Thank you, once again, for your interest in the ILPC 2022. We are looking forward to meeting you in Padua or online soon!

Best wishes,
The ILPC 2022 Padua Organizing Team

Last modified: Saturday, 5 February 2022, 12:13 PM