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Preparation for Conducting the European Social Survey in Serbia

Following Serbia’s acceptance to the Round 9 of the European Social Survey, the ESS National Team is organising its first event entitled “Preparation for Conducting the European Social Survey (ESS) in Serbia, Round 9, 2017-2018”.


Special guest of the event will be Prof. Dr Georg Lutz, Director of the “Swiss Center for Expertise in the Social Sciences”, who will present the results of the Centre in conducting ESS with a special focus on the possibilities of data analyses. 


Prof. Lutz will be also joined by the representatives of the Government of Serbia, the civil society and the private sector at a panel discussion on the importance of European Social Survey for the process of EU Integrations and socio-economic reforms in Serbia (draft agenda enclosed).


The event will also include workshops, which will focus on the following preparation activities of ESS Serbia:

  1. ESS research standards
  2. Experiences of other countries in conducting research and data analyses
  3. Importance of ESS research for decision makers. 

The participants will have an opportunity to select a team (according to topic and activities) they would like to join. Experts of the Statistical Office of the Republic of Serbia and experienced social science methodologists will hold the first training in ESS Serbia in “Sample Design”. 

Organised by the ESS national team with the support of project PERFORM and the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development, the event will be held on December 14-15, 2017 in Envoy Conference Centre in Belgrade.
Please see Draft Agenda here.
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