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45th World Congress on Dance Research “Object and Dance”

Warsaw, Poland, 21st-25th September 2016

It will be the best opportunity to showcase your work to other dance teachers, choreographers, researchers, journalists, organizers and suppliers from Warsaw, Poland and abroad. The Congress is a scientific conference, a trade fair and a participatory event, facilitating networking with colleagues and informal discussions. All forms of dance are represented. Strictly non-profit, members only, to keep a high level.

The program may include:

  • Research reports (papers) are presented and discussed among peers

  • Lectures on original subjects resulting from long experience

  • Classes, where teachers give a short demonstration of their method

  • Performances by dance companies, duos or solos

  • Video projections presenting choreographies or full performances

  • Exhibitions and sale of books, records, pictures, costumes, accessories etc.

  • Evenings where members can discuss in a relaxed setting or dance to local music.

  • Visits to places of special interest, such as dance schools, museums, sites etc.

Organized by the Warsaw Section of CID in cooperation with the Faculty of „Artes Liberales”, University of Warsaw, National Ethnographical Museum in Warsaw and Warsaw Dance Department. The Congress is supported by the general CID-UNESCO and the Greek Dances Theatre „Dora Stratou”.

Submitting a presentation is optional. Absentee presenters can register also; their presentations will be included in the program and in the proceedings. The proceedings website is visited by tens of thousands of dance professionals all over the world.

To apply for a visa and/or to sponsors participants receive an official certificate.

Please read more details on our site. 


Przemysław Kordos, on behalf of the Warsaw Section CID founding committee