25th World Congress on Dance Research


CID congresses are the largest gathering of dance specialists world-wide, the best opportunity to showcase one's work to a select audience of professionals, scholars and organizers.
You are invited to showcase your work to a wide audience of practitioners, dance teachers, choreographers, researchers, journalists, organizers and suppliers.

Congress program details
- Research reports (papers) are presented and discussed among peers,
- Lectures on original subjects resulting from long experience, poster presentations
- 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.
- Opening cocktail & gala dinner
- Visits to places of special interest, such as dance schools, museums, sites etc.

The theme of the congress is "Dance as a means for the Rapprochement of Cultures"

Niveau d’intervention géographique

  • International
  • National


  • Construire un cadre de valeurs communes
  • Promouvoir une connaissance mutuelle de la diversité culturelle, ethnique, linguistique, religieuse
  • Renforcer l'éducation de qualité et le développement de compétences interculturelles

Pays bénéficiaire (s) / Groupes cibles

  • Youth
  • Women
  • Educators
  • Researchers
  • Pot-conflict situations

Nom de l’organisation / Entité responsable principale

Istanbul Section of the International Dance Council CID-UNESCO

07/04/2010 - 11/04/2010